Posted on: 05/21/13
UBM Tech has a new vision for its future, and it doesn't involve print media. Last month the media company announced it would stop producing print publications and focus instead on the integration of face-to-face and digital communities. The company held up the relationship between the 2013 Game...
Posted on: 04/11/13
Tulsa, Okla.—PennWell Corp. has announced the opening of its first division in South America, in Rio de Janeiro. The office will support PennWell's growing portfolio of events in the country with local-currency registration, logistical and invoicing capabilities as well as other services.
Posted on: 03/12/13
Lead generation is undergoing a transformation at Summit Business Media under the direction of Jeff Patterson, president of Summit's Insurance Group.
Posted on: 02/08/13
New York—B-to-b media company ALM announced it will launch two events in Hong Kong next month, the company's first in the Asia-Pacific region.
Posted on: 01/08/13
New York—Merger and acquisition activity in the media and marketing industry increased 3% to 1,611 transactions last year compared with 1,570 in 2011, according to investment bank Berkery Noyes.
Posted on: 11/02/12
Before taking charge as senior VP-customer solutions at Summit Business Media recently, Jeff Patterson attended the company's national sales meeting in Denver.
Posted on: 10/01/12
New York—The number of media deals rose almost 49% during the first three quarters compared with the same period in 2011, while total value increased 52%, according to a report by media investment bank Jordan, Edmiston Group.
Posted on: 09/26/12
London—B-to-b marketing and publishing company UBM is considering a possible sale of its data services division, including industry-specific databases and magazines, in order to focus on conferences and trade shows.
Posted on: 09/14/12
With the upcoming presidential and congressional elections clouding the forecast, b-to-b media CEOs are not expecting the economy to provide much lift in 2013. Nonetheless, these leaders are counting on targeted investments and the creativity of their teams as they budget for growth rates that will ...
Posted on: 07/06/12
New York—Merger and acquisition deals in the media and marketing space totaled 834 in the first half, an increase of 6% over the second half of 2011, according to data released by investment bank Berkery, Noyes & Co. In the same time frame, aggregate deal value increased 27%, to $31.51 billion.
Posted on: 06/29/12
New York—Merger and acquisition activity in the media and marketing sector surged in the first half of the year, according to a report released by Jordan, Edmiston Group, an investment bank. The report found the total number of deals in the first half of the year increased to 652, a jump of...
Posted on: 06/20/12
San Francisco—UBM TechWeb has announced its Enterprise 2.0 conferences, virtual trade shows and webinars have been renamed E2. The conferences cover the use of social software.
Posted on: 06/20/12
Orlando, Fla.—Custom publisher Ascend Integrated Media has announced AscendStreaming, a live streaming video technology available for use at trade shows and conferences. Ascend said the service will debut at the 2012 HCEA Annual Meeting to be held June 23-26 in Orlando.
Posted on: 06/08/12
Since the recession struck in 2008, several b-to-b media companies have undergone various kinds of “restructuring” or “reorganization” to cope with the fallout from the downturn. The words are often code for bankruptcy—or at the very least signs of serious trouble.
Posted on: 06/08/12
Publishers have accelerated their licensing businesses, finding new ways to monetize core assets not only by stretching their brands into emerging markets but also by circling back to partners and selling licenses for digital editions. Data products and event content have also helped swell revenue...