The King Of Late Night Kicks Off OneShow 2015: Jay Leno To Headline

Jan. 12, 2015

(CHICAGO) January 9, 2014 – NAMA is proud to announce Jay Leno will headline the opening session at the 2015 NAMA OneShow in Las Vegas.

Leno’s tenure as host of The Tonight Show established him as a well-known figure in the pop-culture canon. During his long and successful run he reached millions of Americans with his trademark sense of humor and amusing take on life resonating with viewers for nearly 20 years.

“Mr. Leno’s winning sense of humor is a guaranteed treat, something I know attendees will really connect with and enjoy,” said LyNae Schleyer, NAMA’s vice president of events. “We strive to ensure the OneShow delivers a memorable experience each and every year, and it’s safe to say that with Mr. Leno kicking things off, this year’s show will be both highly valuable and wonderfully entertaining.”

The OneShow, NAMA’s premier event, offers attendees an invaluable, directly applicable education program delivered by more than 25 industry experts. From April 22-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, attendees will have 40 plus hours of networking opportunity with more than 4,500 vending and refreshment services operators and suppliers. The 2015 NAMA OneShow will also offer the chance to discover thousands of new business-building ideas and the latest innovations on an expansive show floor boasting more than 250 exhibitors.

Included in this exciting session with Mr. Leno will be NAMA's Annual Industry Awards presentation and remarks by President and CEO, Carla Balakgie and Board Chair, Pete Tullio. It all starts at 1:15 pm on Wednesday, April 22. Head to the official OneShow website - - to learn more about the event, register or make travel arrangements.

Founded in 1936, NAMA is the association representing the $42 billion U.S. vending and refreshment service industry.  With more than 1800 member companies – including many of the world’s most recognized brands – NAMA provides advocacy, education and research for its membership. Visit NAMA on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.


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