European Major Exhibition Centres Association (EMECA) has awarded Raccoon Media Group the Best Exhibition Launch Award (BELA) 2023 for its outstanding achievement with the National Outdoor Expo 2022 in Birmingham, England.
„The EMECA jury was impressed by how the community was built in a creative, inclusive and diverse way.“
Roland Bleinroth, president, EMECA
EMECA created the Best New Exhibition Launch Award (BELA) on the occasion of its 30th Anniversary last year. The BELA Award is given to the best first edition of an exhibitions, B2B or B2C, held at the EMECA venues in 2022.
13 submissions from 8 different venues in 5 countries had been received following the call for submissions launched among EMECA venues only. The jury was thrilled by the high number, the variety and quality of the applications received. During the EMECA General Assembly taking place in Basel on May 16 – 17, 2023, Raccoon Media Group was awarded of this exclusive award and honoured by the representatives of the major exhibition centres in Europe.