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Paul Geoghehan wins big at the BSME awards with Songline

Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Paul Geoghegan, publisher of Songlines magazine, scooped the Best Innovation award at this year’s The British Society of Magazine Editors Talent Awards.

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Mark Allen Group agrees purchase of engineering portfolio from Centaur Media PLC

Published: Thursday, May 09, 2019

Mark Allen Group (“MAG”), a specialist information provider and event organiser, today announces that it has entered into a conditional agreement to purchase Centaur Media Plc’s (“Centaur”) engineering portfolio, including The Engineer and Subcon.

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Mark Allen Group completes acquisition of UKI Media & Events magazines

Published: Thursday, May 02, 2019

Announcement this morning from Mark Allen: "I am delighted to say that we have finally completed our acquisition of 12 magazines owned by UKi Media & Events Ltd.

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Mark Allen Group to acquire UKI Media & Events magazine

Published: Monday, April 08, 2019

The Mark Allen Group is in the final stages of completing on a deal to acquire 12 magazines currently published by the Dorking-based company, UKi Media & Events.

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Mark Allen tells press Gazette that diversification and good content is key to success

Published: Friday, March 08, 2019

Mark Allen recently sat down for an in-depth interview with Charlotte Tobitt from the Press Gazette and revealed the secret behind the company's revenues increasing by a third in just two years.

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Nursery World named best international early years magazine by the Early Childhood Association India.

Published: Friday, March 08, 2019

Nursery World has been given an award for Best International Early Years Magazine by the Early Childhood Association India. The award was announced last month at the EarlyEd Asia 2019 conference in Jaipur.

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Sunday Times recognises MAG for international revenues

Published: Monday, February 18, 2019

​Mark Allen Group has been recognised by The Sunday Times as one of the UK's mid-market private companies with the fastest growing international sales.

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Mark Allen discusses growth strategy with InPublishing

Published: Wednesday, February 13, 2019

“It’s all about engaging and empowering, rather than micromanaging.” Following on from the recent acquisition of Rhinegold publishing and its portfolio of music magazines, Mark Allen spoke to Meg Carter from InPublishing about the company's rapid and continued growth over the last 5 years.

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Mark Allen completes deal with Rinegold

Published: Wednesday, December 05, 2018

After several months’ negotiations, the Mark Allen Group (MAG) is pleased to confirm the acquisition of various Rhinegold assets.

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The Mark Allen Group reports record results

Published: Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Despite all the financial and political uncertainty, the Mark Allen Group continues to shine through the media and Brexit clouds.

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Mark Allen takes a dive for charity

Published: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

For those of you who have been there: you know the feeling. You sit on a ledge of an open door in an airplane 10,000 feet up in the air. There is a moment of terror as you gaze into open space. And then you are hurled into a vortex, swirling in free fall at 120 mph before, 30 seconds later, you are jolted as the parachute opens. You can now start to take in the views and enjoy the experience.

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Mark Allen Group aims to hit the right note by acquiring Rhinegold assets

Published: Friday, July 27, 2018

The Mark Allen Group (MAG) has won the bid to acquire all the assets in the Rhinegold Group.

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Gender pay gap report shows 25% pay gap difference at MAG

Published: Thursday, April 05, 2018

​There is a 24.7% *median gender pay difference favouring men in the Mark Allen Group, the publishers of 70 different journals and magazines and the organisers of more than 200 separate exhibitions, awards and events.

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MA Exhibitions expands partnership with LiveBuzz

Published: Wednesday, February 21, 2018

​MA 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.

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MA Exhibitions strives... Four more

Published: Thursday, February 08, 2018

MA Exhibitions have been shortlisted for four of the renowned EN Awards and are proud to be recognised for the following categories, events and individuals…

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MAG snaps up Miles Publishing

Published: Thursday, December 21, 2017

In 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.

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A triumph for MA Exhibitions and PrintWeek as PrintWeekLive! wins ‘Best event launch’ at the 2017 PPA Connect Awards

Published: Tuesday, December 12, 2017

MA 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.

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Mark Allen Group completes acquisition of Community Care from RBI

Published: Friday, November 10, 2017

Mark Allen Group yesterday completed on its acquisition of Community Care from Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group.

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BDIA Dental Showcase goes from strength to strength as thousands flock to the NEC

Published: Thursday, October 26, 2017

BDIA Dental Showcase goes from strength to strength as thousands flock to the NEC.

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Mark Allen takes a dive for charity

Published: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Mark Allen takes a dive for charity

For those of you who have been there: you know the feeling. You sit on a ledge of an open door in an airplane 10,000 feet up in the air. There is a moment of terror as you gaze into open space. And then you are hurled into a vortex, swirling in free fall at 120 mph before, 30 seconds later, you are jolted as the parachute opens. You can now start to take in the views and enjoy the experience.

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