JEGI announced that as of June 1, it had implemented two changes amongst its Leadership team.
PennWell Corporation, a leading integrated B2B events and information company serving the energy, safety, technology and healthcare sectors, has been acquired by Clarion Events, a portfolio company of Blackstone.
JEGI CMO Adam Gross spoke with AdExchanger about recent trends in M&A, and what to expect in the coming months with the tremendous liquidity in the market.
Clarion Events has announced the acquisition of PennWell Corporation, a privately-held events and B2B media and marketing services company.
Top Technology PE firm invests to support Professional Services Automation software firm’s rapid expansion in North American Market.
Clarity and U.S. firm JEGI jointly publish an annual report into M&A trends in marketing services, which shows big groups such as Dentsu and WPP bought fewer agencies while consulting giant Accenture led the way as a new entrant that ramped up its acquisitions in 2017.
JEGI Co-President Tolman Geffs speaks with AdExchanger about what we can expect to be the key players in adtech M&A in 2018.
“I’ve worked with the JEGI team to sell two of my companies for over $100 million. With its extraordinarily comprehensive database of c-level contacts, JEGI can easily get key decision makers on the phone, live, without any preamble. Thus, my advice to any seller: if JEGI wants to sell your business for you, let them!”Stephen Saunders, Founder & CEO, Light Reading
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