Published: Wednesday 21 February 2018MA Exhibitions, the exhibitions arm of media company Mark Allen Group (MAG), has re-appointed LiveBuzz as the exclusive registration partner, across its expanding exhibition portfolio. As part of a successful partnership LiveBuzz provided MA Exhibitions with a range of services in 2017, including the provision of event registration services, exhibitor services and event staffing. Continue reading
Published: Thursday 08 February 2018MA Exhibitions have been shortlisted for four of the renowned EN Awards and are proud to be recognised for the following categories, events and individuals…
Engineering Design Show - Best Trade Show
In a market that has suffered with the uncertainty of Brexit, the show has grown once again and delivered tremendous commercial success without resting on its laurels.
We had once again changed the content, the layout and design of the show to keep it fresh. It has been established as THE event for engineering design in the UK and has now secured support from UKTI to take the model overseas. EDS is the perfect example of seizing a show niche, delivering what the audience wants and being successful year on year.Continue reading
Published: Thursday 21 December 2017In the fourth and final deal of 2017, Mark Allen Group (MAG) has acquired the shares of Miles Publishing Limited (MPL) from its owner, Miles Bossom.
MPL, which has been based in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, comprises two core products; the market leading brand, Comms Business, and its related event, Channel Live. In future, the company will be based in MA Business’ offices in Dartford, Kent.
Comms Business operates in the ICT sector whose primary audience is resellers of related products and services.
Channel Live is the only ICT trade exhibition in the UK of its kind that takes place at the NEC in September.
The purchase of MPL by MA Business follows three very different acquisitions MAG has made this year.Continue reading
A triumph for MA Exhibitions and PrintWeek as PrintWeekLive! wins ‘Best event launch’ at the 2017 PPA Connect Awards
Published: Tuesday 12 December 2017MA Exhibitions are delighted that PrintWeekLive! was recognised and rewarded in its inaugural year after winning ‘Best event launch (B2B)’ at the PPA Connect Awards on December 8th, a ceremony held in London to recognise the brilliant events that are created in the business media and consumer magazine sector. Continue reading
Published: Friday 10 November 2017Mark Allen Group yesterday completed on its acquisition of Community Care from Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group.
Community Care’s 26-strong staff will be moving to MAG’s main offices in Herne Hill and be housed within MA Education where Community Care will sit alongside brands such as Children & Young People Now and Nursery World.
It is a highly-respected digital, subscription-based resource for social workers through two platforms, Inform Children and Inform Adults, providing contents and tools to aid professional development and good practice. Communitycare.co.uk delivers up-to-date online news and Community Care Live has separate events every year in both London and Manchester, reinforcing the training needs of care staff.Continue reading
Published: Thursday 26 October 2017BDIA Dental Showcase goes from strength to strength as thousands flock to the NEC
Over 9,000 dental professionals attended BDIA Dental Showcase 2017, which took place at the NEC in Birmingham on the 19-21 October.
This year marked the first time in which this prestigious event has been organised by its new owners MA Exhibitions, in collaboration with George Warman Publications. The result of the partnership between a professional show organiser and the dental publisher has been a tremendous success, seeing an 11.29% rise in visitor numbers to 9,080.Continue reading