LAS VEGAS — The International Builders Show (IBS) is in the middle of a three-year stint in the land of fast money, and the 2014 engagement did not disappoint. The 2013 event had boasted approximately 62,000 attendees. This year was the first time that IBS and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) — two extraordinary events — were co-located in Las Vegas. With more than 1,700 combined exhibitors covering more than 650,000 square feet of floor space, the first annual Design & Construction week, Feb. 4-6, delivered an educational experience for more than 75,000 global attendees.
Here are just a few of the highlights from the first annual Design & Construction Week 2014: