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Freeman Awarded International CES Audio Visual Contract


Chicago, IL – April 11, 2011 – Freeman, the world’s leading provider of integrated services for face-to-face marketing events, today announced that it has been awarded the contract for the 2011 International CES audio visual services.

As the official audio visual contractor, Freeman will provide AV, computer, and office equipment for show management, the tradeshow floor, meeting rooms, press conferences, and any ancillary events. Freeman will serve as a partner and consultant to CES, providing seamless support at three of their venues, the Las Vegas Convention Center, the Las Vegas Hilton, and the Venetian.

“By making the switch to Freeman for its audio visual needs, CES is offering its exhibitors the access to Freeman’s top-of-the-line technology and creative solutions,” said Ken Sanders, president of Freeman Audio Visual. “Freeman’s AV paired with the innovative exhibitors at CES will be a true combination of technological and visual excellence.”

CES is the world’s largest tradeshow for consumer technology and the largest annual trade show in the United States. The International CES attracts more than 150,000 attendees to Las Vegas each January with 2,500 exhibiting companies. The International CES is produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), an organization with more than 2,000 members in the consumer electronics industry.

The 2011 International CES takes place January 6-9 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas Hilton, The Venetian and the Renaissance.


Freeman ( is the world’s leading provider of integrated services for face-to-face marketing events, including expositions, conventions, corporate events and exhibits. Customer driven, Freeman offers a total package of solutions to our customers, with a scope of products and services unmatched by the competition. By empowering our employees to make educated, strategic decisions Freeman delivers reliable, consistent problem-solving solutions that our customers have come to rely on. With 40 offices in North America, Freeman produces more than 3,000 expositions annually, including 107 of the largest 200 U.S. trade shows, and more than 10,000 other events worldwide. The company has received numerous awards recognizing outstanding efforts in industry leadership, customer service excellence, creative design, community service, innovation and customer-driven partnerships.