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GLM Acquired by Emerald Expositions

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Emerald Expositions has purchased George Little Management from Providence Equity Partners for $335 million. The transaction is expected to close next month, subject to customary regulatory approvals. The acquisition will be funded with approximately $200 million of debt and a $140 million equity investment from Onex Partners III. GLM operates more than 20More »

GLM Now

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CEO McCurdy talks about the revamped NY Now and more By David Gill The debut of NY Now, the reformatted New York International Gift Fair, in August was a watershed moment in the history of GLM, the show’s owner and manager. NY Now was the fruit of a three-and-one-half-year effort by GLM designed to rebrandMore »

GLM Introduces New Branding Platform for Spring 2014 Shows

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–GLM plans to introduce a new branding platform called Signature Mix Marketplace at its New York City events next spring. The Signature Mix umbrella will include the National Stationery Show, Creative & Lifestyle Arts, and the premiere of Gift>it – Distinctive Gifts. Gift>It will feature products from among popular leading brands and emerging,More »

GLM Debuts Branding and Positioning Initiative

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Trade show owner and manager GLM has introduced an enhanced corporate branding and positioning initiative involving a new corporate website, a new logo and the tagline “Global Lifestyle Markets.” A GLM statement said the effort reflects “the evolution and expansion of its services, which extend beyond trade shows to include consumer events andMore »