E-News : January 12, 2010
SAVE THE DATE
ABM’s 2010 Annual Conference
May 2-4, 2010
Charleston, South Carolina
This May, ABM’s 2010 Annual Conference will deliver the ideas and strategies necessary to grow your business and boost your revenues and profits. You’ll have a unique opportunity to learn straight from industry leaders and visionaries about how to execute and capitalize on the next generation of b-to-b media.
ABM’s Executive Committee has been intimately involved in designing the program. Here’s how they believe you’ll benefit by attending:
Peggy Walker (Chair, ABM/President & COO, Vance Publishing Corp.):
“Get a comprehensive view of the latest and smartest ideas that are driving our businesses.”
Charlie McCurdy (Vice Chair, ABM/Chair & CEO, Canon Communications LLC/Apprise Media LLC):
“Don’t miss the panel on the valuable opportunity in award shows!”
Bill Pollak (Treasurer, ABM/CEO, ALM):
“Learn how data can significantly grow your top and bottom lines.”
Jeff Lapin (Secretary, ABM/President, Farm Progress Companies):
“Listen to our visionary panel’s thoughts on what lies ahead!”
Gary Fitzgerald (Past Chair, ABM/Chairman & CEO, Meister Media Worldwide):
“Find out how adding marketing and business services can dramatically impact your business!”
Stay tuned here for agenda and speaker announcements.
Top Media Moves
Gartner, Inc. a leading provider of research and analysis on the global information technology industry, has acquired Burton Group, Inc. for approximately $56 million in cash. The Jordan, Edmiston Group, Inc. (JEGI) represented Burton Group in this transaction and acted as its exclusive financial advisor.
ALM Legal Intelligence introduced ALM Pulse, a new business development application for aggregating, tracking and filtering Web-based content related to law firms and their clients.
BPA Worldwide announced that, with the addition of five sites from CLB Media, its Interactive Web traffic tool now includes data from more than 200 Web sites that have made their data publicly available to media buyers and advertisers.
Farm Journal Media announced the promotion of Charlene Finck to SVP, Editorial & Content Development.
'What ABM Means to Me'
American Business Media is working harder than ever to enhance the value proposition of your membership, and we’re constantly encouraged by positive feedback from our members.
Here in E-news each week will be a member testimonial which reflects how individual members view the ABM value proposition.
“Having David Straus represent us in Washington, D.C. for postal and privacy matters has been a tremendous help to us. No one is more knowledgeable, and we’re able to tap into him for his expertise in solving problems. That has saved us countless hours and dollars.”
- Ty Bobit, President/CEO, Bobit Business Media
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