• August 13 -15, 2019
  • Chicago, IL

Thank you for your interest in attending the Independent Home Improvement Show (IHIS) as a member of the media! We look forward to having you join us! The launch of the Independent Home Improvement Show will be co-located with the Independent Garden Center Show (IGC) and will bring together thousands of hardware & home improvement industry professionals to discuss the latest products, educational content and programs exclusively designed for independent retailers.

To register as a member of the press, you must be a member of an editorial staff of a publishing entity pertaining to the home improvement/DIY industry to qualify for media credentials. This includes newspapers, magazines, newsletters, online content providers, bloggers, radio, and broadcast outlets.

Media members who have pre-registered and have been approved for the 2019 Independent Home Improvement Show may pick up their badge onsite and be able to also access the IGC Show. Please bring an ID and business card to pick up your badge.

If you have not pre-registered for a media badge, you may also do so onsite with proper credentials. Please bring a photo ID and business card. There is no charge for media badges, but you must have identification to receive a badge.

Please Note: Media sales representatives can register and check in at the Show, but will only receive a press badge.

If you have any questions, please contact Emily DeMarco, Director of Marketing at edemarco@reedexpo.com.

* ONCE COMPLETING THIS FORM PLEASE SCAN AND SEND YOUR MEDIA CREDENTIALS TO edemarco@reedexpo.com. FOR VERIFICATION.