Chazz Palminteri to Open the Nightclub & Bar Show Expo Hall with Official Ribbon Cutting

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Las Vegas – Chazz Palminteri, Academy Award nominated actor, screenwriter, producer and partner of BiVi Vodka will officially open the expo hall at the 2016 Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show with a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, March 8 at noon. The convention returns for its 31st year March 7-9 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

“BiVi Vodka has become my passion and I am thrilled to showcase it at the industry’s largest annual bar and nightlife trade show,” remarked Palminteri.

Made from the finest Italian ingredients including Sicilian semolina wheat and the pristine water of the island of Sicily, Palminteri has launched one of the newest handcrafted vodka brands, BiVi Vodka. The name of the vodka, BiVi, means “to drink” in Sicilian and will be the first vodka ever produced in Sicily and brought to America. To create the exclusive BiVi experience, the ingredients are masterly handcrafted at an artisan distillery by Maestro Distillatore Giovanni La Fauci.

“This year, we wanted to make our ribbon cutting special, and what better way to do that than by having actor, producer, screenwriter and partner of the new vodka brand, BiVi Vodka, Chazz Palminteri,” said Kristen Santoro, Nightclub & Bar Media Group conference and content director. “With his launch of BiVi Vodka, it was a great fit with the show and opportunity to introduce his exciting new brand to the industry.” 

Those interested in learning more about BiVi Vodka, can visit booth 1318 Tuesday, March 8-Wednesday, March 9. In addition, Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman will be onsite during the opening ceremony to present an official proclamation announcing Tuesday, March 8 as Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show Day in Las Vegas.

The 2016 Nightclub & Bar Show offers industry professionals the opportunity to connect with suppliers, network with new businesses, gain critical skills to ensure their success in the dynamic bar and nightclub industry, and discover new products. For those interested in attending the show or for more information, please visit

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