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Global Media & Events For Sale

Global Media & Events acquisitions available for sale are listed below by industry.

Media includes Digital Media, Digital Advertising Print, Magazines, Newsletters, Publishing, Content Marketing, Lead Generation and more.

Events include Conferences, Conventions, Trade Shows, Trade Fairs, Exhibitions, Expositions, Summits, Hosted-Buyer Events, Webinars, Festivals and Fairs.

Looking to sell? Grimes, McGovern & Associates has buyers looking to acquire events and digital media businesses, especially in the following sector:

  • Consumer Subscription Magazines

Contact John McGovern CEO & Owner (212) 255-9700, jmcgovern@mediamergers.com


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Global Media & Events for sale:

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Human Resources


Human Resources industry media and events for sale

HR/Human Capital/Strategic Internal Communications

INDUSTRY: Human Resources/Human Capital/Strategic Internal Communications   

TYPE: Acquisition

North American HR/Corporate Communications/Employee Experience/Digital Workplace Conference and Virtual Event Series

Profitable conference and virtual event series that brings together industry leaders and experts to connect, collaborate and learn.  Events are focused on sharing valuable best practices and practical business experiences on how to meet today’s competitive challenges, and to find new/innovative solutions for business problems in a highly targeted and interactive conference experience.  This business is taking advantage of the current climate to create new virtual environments for its loyal attendee and sponsor community.

Opportunity to expand the current formula quickly into new regions and markets. Turn-key business with management in place to transition to the new owner.

Contact John McGovern at (917) 881-6563 or email: JMcGovern@mediamergers.com

Leadership Conference


Leadership Conference industry media and events for sale

High Growth, High Profit Leadership/Diversity, Tech Leadership Conference Series

INDUSTRY: Leadership Conference  

TYPE: Acquisition

High Growth, High Profit Leadership/Diversity, Tech Leadership Conference Series

Bringing together masterminds from across the globe, this conference series embraces diversity and celebrates excellence for sale. Established in 2017, the company hosts a 3 day technology-focused conference allowing leaders to showcase their brilliance in tech, foster deep business connections and generate real funding opportunities. It’s flagship conference, which took place in February, was unaffected financially by the current pandemic, and is close to reaching 2020 targets.

The company is aggressively working on an online event strategy to work in conjunction with its secondary fall conference in order to expand attendance and participation. The owners are paving the way for the next generation of leaders to emerge and create the next multi-billion dollar technology organization.

Contact John McGovern at (917) 881-6563 or email: JMcGovern@MediaMergers.com

Media & Events Industry


Media and Events Industry for sale

NEW: Highly Targeted Event and Community Platform in Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Sectors

INDUSTRY: Conference/Events/Information Services 

TYPE: Acquisition

Highly Targeted Event and Community Platform in Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Sectors

This is a leading, highly targeted event and community platform bringing together the most talented innovators and influencers in the data science and artificial intelligence sectors. The company hosts global events: both live in-person conferences and online virtually during the pandemic. The company has a history of delivering high margin events and is well-known for having a best-in-class support team to execute their targeted conferences. They reach a community of over 300,000 AI and Data Science influencers, and provide them with the education and content needed in the demanding field of machine learning and AI. Revenue is derived through a combination of Sponsorship and Ticket sales. There are multiple actionable near-term and long-term growth opportunities in this sector.

Market – Data Scientist and Artificial Intelligence experts across dozens of major industry’s.

Revenue Breakdown – The business drives revenue through a mix of Ticket and Sponsorship sales to it’s global events.

Conference Sponsors – Well known brands such as Intel, HP, IBM, RedHat, SaS and Microsoft – to name a few.

Conference Attendees – The leading and most talented industry professionals seeking training and skill enhancement in the area of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.

The Ownership – The business is majority owned and operated a seasoned veteran of the industry and is willing and able to provide leadership through a transitional period.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut at 404-849-4156 or email: jgruenhut@mediamergers.com

Profitable High End Developer and Technology Conference/Virtual Event Series

INDUSTRY: Front-end / UX / Technology   

TYPE: Acquisition

Profitable High End Developer and Technology Conference/Virtual Event Series

A well-established, profitable, and highly-regarded front-end conference series. With very strong ticket sales and loyal attendee base, the Company has been taking advantage of the current economic climate by adding virtual events that meet current needs ranging from one-day topic-focused events to a planned week-long online conference for the fall. High growth potential for global diversification.

The audience is drawn from a wide cross-section of the front-end, user experience, and digital design communities with a wide range of experience. Attendees come from everywhere from the development teams of Fortune 50 to freelancer designers. Great opportunity for an organization looking to acquire an end-user audience and database.

Contact John McGovern at (917) 881-6563 or email:  JMcGovern@MediaMergers.com

Meeting Planning Industry


Meeting Planning Industry for sale

NEW: Highly Targeted Conference, Event, & Media Brand - Meeting Planning Industry

INDUSTRY:  Meeting Planning  

TYPE: Acquisition

Highly Targeted Conference, Event, & Media Brand – Meeting Planning Industry

A leading, highly targeted conference, event and media brand in the meeting planning industry is for sale. This business is profitable and includes a robust and savvy mix of print, digital, live events and content marketing. Unrivaled content drives cross platform usage among subscribers and customers. Revenue stream from a growing digital business have supported the company through the last 18 months as live events begin to return. The company also produces profitable newsletters and a printed magazine. Transition of assets and databases will be a smooth process, as owners are well established and organized.

Market – The Event, Convention and Meeting Planner. Over 90,000 total readers.
Revenue Breakdown – The business drives revenue through Print & Digital Media Sales, Lead Generation, Webinars, eNewsletters and Intimate Face to Face Events.
Event Attendees and Publication Subscribers – Using various platforms to Deliver content and Lead Generation, the company had cultivated an audience of 90,000 qualified readers that include decision makers with Titles of Meeting/Convention Planner to CEO/Owner/President plus EVP level and more.
Exhibitors/Sponsors/Advertisers – The leading Hotels, Travel Partners, CVB’s and related that are all looking to reach the Corporate and Event planner market.
The Ownership – The business is owned and operated by a seasoned veteran of the industry and is willing and able to provide leadership through a transitional period.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut at 404-849-4156 or email: jgruenhut@mediamergers.com

Membership/Subscription


Membership/Subscriptions for sale

NEW: Leading, Highly Targeted Data & Media Business Focused on 5 Core Sectors of US market

INDUSTRY: Media & Subscription

TYPE: Acquisition

Leading, Highly Targeted Data & Media Business Focused on 5 Core Sectors of US market

This is a leading, highly targeted data and media business focused in 5 core sectors of US business. These include Agriculture, Construction, Aviation, Industrial and Consumer. This business provides to its readers and subscribers valuable and timely content along with a unique database of parts data. The parts data business is the “blue book” of their categories serving the Farm Equipment, Farm Tractor, Construction Equipment, Crane and other related categories. The business provides this information in annually printed guides and is also available online. Revenue is derived through a combination of Advertising and Subscription revenue. Transition of assets and databases will be a smooth process – and the business will come with an experienced team day of closing.

Market – Construction, Agriculture, Aviation, Industrial, Crane and Consumer.

Revenue Breakdown – The business drives revenue through a mix of Print & Digital Media Sales, Subscriptions and List Rental.

Publication Subscribers – Using various platforms to Deliver content, the company has cultivated an audience of reaching tens of thousands of qualified readers in each segment they serve. This is done both via print and email delivery.

Subscribers and Advertisers – The leading brands serving each market that are well-known and recognized leaders in each of their categories.

The Ownership – The business is Family owned (not involved in the business) and operated by a seasoned veteran of the industry and is willing and able to provide leadership through a transitional period.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut at (404) 849-4156 or email: jgruenhut@mediamergers.com

 

 

Linux Subscription News Business

INDUSTRY: Subscription

TYPE: Acquisition

A leading subscription based digital media company for the Linux and open-source development communities available for sale. A wide range of topics including (but not limited to) development projects, distributions, businesses, and more. Its kernel coverage serves as the media source of record for the kernel community.

Subscriber audience is made up thousands of individual developers and corporations like Amazon, Facebook, Google, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Oracle, Qualcomm, Red Hat, SUSE, and many others.

This opportunity comes with an option of one of the owners joining the new firm.

Contact John McGovern at (917) 881-6563 or email: JMcGovern@MediaMergers.com

 

 

Subscription-Based Data & Information

INDUSTRY: Subscription

TYPE: Acquisition

Subscription-based news, data, market intelligence, and research business covering the energy sector and investment climate in a strategically critical frontier market. Industry-leading data and information network, highly acclaimed editorial content, and outstanding subscriber retention rates. Profitable and growing, with significant upside potential in existing operations and opportunities to scale to additional markets. Contact: James McDonald @ (215) 668-3678 or jmcdonald@mediamergers.com

 

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