Difficult Decision, But The Right One, Says Smart Ready’s Giovanni Laporta

by | Jul 29, 2021 | FIT Show

After recently bowing out from FIT 2021, making the difficult decision to announce September was too early for the show to be put on responsibly, Giovanni Laporta, inventor and innovator of Smart Ready has praised the conviction of the show’s organisers to postpone the September 2021 event.

Gio commented: “I’m really happy the show has been put back to next spring in May. It just feels it is the right thing for visitors’ and exhibitors’ safety and for ROI. Obviously, it is hugely disappointing as a business that we won’t be able to launch the Smart Ready Futureproof Home as planned for the September show, although we will shortly be announcing a programme of pre-launch demos for existing customers from September 2021. To my mind, there was no other option to postponing the elephant in the room. The decision taken is by no means a negative action – quite the opposite in fact. Positive actions are often forced to the surface when we accept the negative actions and some of the toughest decisions we ever make are made in times of crisis.

“Leaders lead. Nickie West, FIT Managing Director needs to be acknowledged for her leadership and we as an industry need to reset ourselves and put our collective brands and passion behind Nickie and her team for May FIT 2022. I for one am looking forward to a more spectacular show.”

www.smartready.com    

Related Posts

FIT Show

Wendland Delighted With FIT Show Debut

Lantern and conservatory roof brand, Wendland, received a tremendous response to its recent FIT Show debut. The company’s stand, which featured the Wendland Lantern as its focus, was busy on each day of the show with visitors all wanting to learn more about the...

FIT Show

FIT Show Success Shows Installer Need For Leads

Image Above: (L-R) Hanna Riley, Andy Royle, Rob Brown, Stacey Moore Leads 2 Trade’s successful visit to this year’s FIT Show demonstrates that installers are having to work harder for their leads. That’s the view of Andy Royle, co-founder and managing director of...

FIT Show

ODL Europe Is One Of The First To Sign Up For FIT 2023

Following an exceptional FIT 2022, ODL Europe has become one of the first companies to sign up to exhibit at the show next year. FIT 2022 was the first for the company’s new managing director, Bryan Bultema, who said: “This was a great show for ODL Europe, with a...

FIT Show

FIT Show Makes Triumphant Return

FIT Show, the UK’s only dedicated trade show for the window, door, glass, hardware and components industry, has made a triumphant return with its delayed 2021 event taking place last week (Birmingham NEC, May 10 - 12, 2022). Organisers reported record visitor...

FIT Show

Community Spirit At FIT Show 2022

Business Pilot has reported a successful FIT Show 2022, with contracts signed on the stand during the three-day event at the NEC in May far exceeding expectations, driven in part by the firm’s biggest-ever giveaway: a show-exclusive three months’ unlimited use, for...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This