WHITE PLAINS, NY, February 20, 2015… NY NOW®, the Market for Home + Lifestyle has been ranked New York City’s top tradeshow as part of BizBash’s “New York’s Top 100 Events 2015,” a list of the meetings, parties and industry gatherings that make the most impact in New York year after year. The next edition of NY NOW will run August 15-19, 2015, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

Based upon economic impact, buzz, innovation and the event’s prominence within the communities it intends to serve, BizBash selected NY NOW as the top tradeshow in its “tradeshow and convention category.” Other honorees in this category included popular consumer events such as the New York International Auto Show and New York’s ComiCon & Anime Festival, and annual tradeshows including Retail’s Big Show and the American International Toy Fair.

“We’re pleased and proud that NY NOW is one of the elite events named to BizBash’s 2015 ‘Top 100’ New York City Events,” said Scott Kramer, NY NOW co-director and vice president. “NY NOW has long been ranked among the exposition industry’s largest events nationwide, and we’re delighted to extend our recognition to include excellence among New York City’s top activities.”

In addition to tradeshows and conventions, the BizBash “Top 100” list includes fashion, entertainment and sporting events such as Fashion Week, Tribeca Film Festival, Tony Awards and New York City Marathon, as well as political and media events such as the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting and Time 100 Gala. The list also include Parades and and Holiday events such as Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and New Year’s Eve in Times Square. The complete listing of New York’s 2015 “Top 100 Events” can be found at

BizBash Media is an innovator and resource hub for the event and meeting industry with its website, magazines and tradeshows. Event organizers responsible for events such as White House state dinners and the Oscars, as well as conferences, tradeshows, fundraisers and more, use BizBash products regularly for ideas and best practices. Information is available online at

NY NOW, the Market for Home + Lifestyle, will run Saturday, August 15, through Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. NY NOW’s three comprehensive collections – HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE – as well as NEW! exhibitors will encompass 100,000 products in 400+ product categories. Some 25,000+ attendees from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide are expected. Information and registration is available online at