The history of the Verona Exhibition Authority (Ente Autonomo per le Fiere di Verona – the legal name of Veronafiere) traces its origins to shows linked with agriculture and horses launched in 1898 by Verona City Council. Today, Veronafiere is the leading direct organiser of exhibitions Italy, second in terms of turnover and at the top in Europe, thanks to more than 100 years of experience in the sector and its strategic geographical position at the heart of Europe’s main inter-modal routes. Veronafiere’s mission is to be a natural hub for the international promotion of the country’s industrial system and excellence Made in Italy by providing facilities and high value-added services to its clients – visitors and exhibitors alike.
Facts and figures of Veronafiere:
- Veronafiere closed 2015 with a consolidated turnover of € 78 million
- The leading direct show organizer in Italy, Veronafiere scheduled and managed 49 events in its Exhibition Centre and 19 events abroad
- more than 700,000 net square meters sold
- 13.000 exhibitors
- 1.200.000 visitors