Emerald Expositions Trade Show Acquisitions

Emerald Expositions acquires two leading tradeshow businesses

Emerald Expositions, LLC, San Juan Capistrano, announced that it has acquired two leading tradeshow and conference businesses in separate transactions with Vendome Group, LLC and Macfadden Communications Group: Healthcare Design Conference and Expo, Healthcare Design Magazine, Environments For Aging, and Construction SuperConference, operated under the Vendome Healthcare Media division of Vendome Group. Healthcare Design Conference and Expo is the industry’s best attended and most respected tradeshow/conference primarily focused on evidence-based design for healthcare facilities. In addition to the annual tradeshow and conference, the brand has a complementary and leading magazine, Healthcare Design Magazine, education and sponsored events, and an online presence, which together engage the industry all year round. These three brands are based in Cleveland, and the team is led by Ron Lowy. International Pizza Expo operated under Macfadden Communications Group is the largest tradeshow for pizza professionals in the world, and Pizza Today is the partner magazine and leading publication in this market. Operating in the $40 billion pizza restaurant industry, International Pizza Expo is the fastest growing foodservice show by several metrics, including net square footage, and ranks in the top 200 largest tradeshows in the U.S.The pizza team is based in Louisville, and is led by Peter Lachapelle. The financial terms of the two transactions were not disclosed. ank

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