In this issue of JEGI’s Client Briefing Newsletter, JEGI provides highlights from the ninth annual Outsell Signature Event co-produced by JEGI and held September 30 – October 2, 2015, at the renowned Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina. Nearly 150 senior executives and thought leaders from across the global information industry came together for three days of networking, learning from and sharing ideas with their peers. The conference opened with “on the record” presentations that are included in this newsletter: Outsell CEO Anthea Stratigos provides an outlook for the $767 billion global information industry; The Financial Times Economics Editor Chris Giles shares insights into the global economy; and JEGI CEO Wilma Jordan held a fireside chat with Merkle CEO David Williams, highlighting key insights about Merkle’s evolution, acquisition strategies and approaches to integration. Also in this issue is an insightful article that defines “Digital Experience Design” and highlights recent M&A activity in this vertical, written by JEGI Managing Director David Clark. Lastly, JEGI illustrates its exceptional transaction experience across its core sectors, including 16 deal closings year to date, three of which were co-managed with our UK-based partner Clarity. For more information about this newsletter or JEGI’s services, contact JEGI’s Chief Marketing Officer Adam Gross at 212-754-0710 or email@example.com.
In this issue of JEGI’s Client Briefing Newsletter, JEGI provides highlights from its first Human Capital Management Symposium, held on June 3rd at the Yale Club of New York with partner S&P Capital IQ. Focused on “Innovation Driving Growth in HCM,” the event brought together nearly 100 senior executives and investors across the HCM ecosystem for a high-level program, including a fireside chat with Deb Cupp, Head of HR Line of Business for SAP North America, panels on the future of workforce analytics and next generation recruiting technology, and presentations by six innovative emerging growth companies. Also in this issue, PE executives investing in the media, information, marketing, software and tech-enabled services sectors share insights on the M&A market, which they expect to remain strong in the coming year. As shown in JEGI’s H1 2015 M&A overview, the first half of the year has kept 2014’s brisk pace, with 1,125 transactions for a total of $53.7 billion in value. JEGI continues to be very active on the deal front, with a number of recent and pending transaction announcements. JEGI has closed 12 transactions so far this year, with three more scheduled to close by the end of July. For more information about this newsletter or JEGI’s services, contact JEGI’s Chief Marketing Officer Adam Gross at 212-754-0710 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this issue of JEGI’s Client Briefing Newsletter, JEGI provides key insights from its 11th annual Media & Technology Conference, which was held January 15th at the Time Warner Center in NYC. JEGI’s 2015 conference was focused on “The Convergence of Data, Marketing & Commerce” and brought together nearly 400 senior executives and private equity and venture capital investors for a half-day of engaging content and high-level networking. Our event featured a large cast of prominent speakers, including several of my colleagues on JEGI’s Leadership Team, who provided insights on key transformations taking place throughout the media, marketing and technology sectors. The day was highlighted by the event’s keynote speakers: Kevin Ryan, Chairman & Founder of GILT and Founder of Business Insider, who was joined for a fireside chat by John Rose, Senior Partner & Managing Director of The Boston Consulting Group (and long-time event sponsor); Jennifer Morgan, President of SAP North America, whom I interviewed in the event’s closing session; and Craig Hayman, President of eBay Enterprise. You’ll find a summary of the keynotes in our Client Briefing newsletter, along with a summary of the other conference content. JEGI also illustrates its exceptional transaction experience across its core sectors, including the sale of ecVision, a cloud-based provider of global sourcing and collaborative supply chain software solutions, to Amber Road; Mobile Motion, founder of Mobile Media Summit, the largest mobile conference series in North America, to Comexposium; and Summit Professional Networks, a leading information and marketing platform serving the insurance, financial and legal markets, to ALM; and several others. For more information about this newsletter or JEGI’s services, contact JEGI’s Chief Marketing Officer Adam Gross at 212-754-0710 or email@example.com.