Leeds Equity Partners has agreed to buy Evanta Ventures and Sports Leadership Institute for $94 million. The seller is dmg events, a unit of the Daily Mail and General Trust.
Education investor Leeds Equity Partners is in talks to buy executive conference organizer Evanta Ventures Inc. from U.K. parent company Daily Mail and General Trust PLC.
Catterton Partners has acquired ePrize LLC, a manager of digital promotions and loyalty programs using mobile, social and web platforms that had more than $53 million in annual revenue in 2011.
Digital promotion agency ePrize today announced that it has been acquired by Catterton Partners, a consumer-focused private-equity firm.
F+W has purchased Aspire Media, a Loveland, Colorado-based enthusiast publisher serving the craft market and backed by private equity firms Frontenac Company and Catalyst Investors. F+W CEO David Nussbaum says it will add another 30 percent of revenue to the company.
F+W Media, Inc. Chairman & CEO David Nussbaum announced today the acquisition of Aspire Media LLC, parent company of Interweave, from private equity firms Frontenac Company and Catalyst Investors.
The mergers and acquisitions market in the trade show industry is warming up after a few years of quiet times with the recent purchase of Vornado Realty Trust’s MMPI Canada by Informa for $53 million.
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The Canadian exhibition organizer MMPI Canada has been acquired by Informa plc in a deal valued at $53 million. MMPI Canada organizes 55 events and was considered by Informa to be a good fit with its worldwide operations in the specialty information arena.
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