Education Led The Pack
DeVos Place hosted 158 events across 26 industry categories that drew 142,500 people to the convention center and earned the building $1.8 million in event income during fiscal year 2007.
Educational organizations held the most meetings, drew the most people, and accounted for the most event income of any category last year. Here are the dozen groups that met most often in the building last year, ranked by the number of events.
Note: Event income represents rental payments to DeVos Place.
Source: SMG, DeVos Place Event Summary, 2007