Transport Airlines

Flight Cancellations Impact Consumers Electronics Show Attendance

Excerpt from MarketWatch

Jan 07, 2014 7:30 am

Skift Take

CES 2014 and undoubtedly countless other meetings and conventions around the country have been negatively impacted by the epidemic of flight cancellations and delays around the country. It’s a cold, hard fact.

— Dennis Schaal

Win an All-Expenses Paid Trip to NYC to Tour the Future of Travel

Bad weather, marked by heavy snowfall and extremely cold temperature, has apparently impacted attendance at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

“We don’t have any official numbers yet,” said Jeff Joseph, CES senior vice president for communications. He added that CES has “heard anecdotal stories about some (attendees) canceling plans.”

Read the Complete Story →

Tags: ,

Next Up

More on Skift

Skift Business Traveler: American Airlines Avoids Big Labor Woes
As London’s Airport Proposals Battle It Out, Gatwick Argues It’s the High-Tech Hub
Most World Cup Attendees Were Young, Educated Males
3 Ways to Guarantee Your Next Business Trip Won’t Be All Work and No Play