Global Media Events & Information Services For Sale

Global Media Events & Information Services For Sale

Buyers Looking: Grimes, McGovern & Associates has buyers looking for tradeshows, conferences and events in any category in any country. Contact John McGovern CEO & Owner (212) 255-9700,

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Print, Digital, and Content Marketing Business in the Global Agriculture Sector

INDUSTRY: Agriculture

TYPE: Acquisition

This is a well established, profitable global print, digital and content marketing business for sale in the agricultural sector, with over $3 million in annual revenue and EBITDA of just under 20%.  This publication series has a global presence and is well positioned for expansion into other areas of the agriculture industry, as well as advisory and consulting.  Its digital media business is growing fast and will provide a strong margin in 2019 and into the future.

Contact Marlon Wurmitzer at 416-876-6761 or


One of the largest summer festivals of its kind in US

INDUSTRY: B2C/Consumer/Festivals/Music

TYPE: Acquisition

Two top summer food, music and entertainment festivals for sale, one of which is the 2nd largest of its kind in the US. Very well-known 3-day event with top sponsors from banking, retail, insurance and the world’s leading beverage companies. Fantastic opportunity to acquire this profitable business with 25 year history of sponsor retention.

Contact John McGovern at (917) 881-6563 or


Events, Conferences and Media in Construction Market tied to Healthcare, Restaurants, Retail and much more

INDUSTRY: Renovation & Construction

TYPE: Acquisition

The top B2B media and events company serving the Commercial Construction market is for sale.  The acquisition includes monthly summits, Annual Conference along with content rich media dedicated to serving the needs of the market.   Majority of revenue achieved in Conference/Show side of the business.  Established presence in the market for 15 years this business is engrossed with its customers and primed for digital and exhibitor growth.  The brands reach key players – for example in Healthcare, Retail, Government, Architecture and General Contracting.  Unique opportunity to acquire this leader in its fields.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut at 404-849-4156 or


Media Publications for Military Communities

INDUSTRY: Military Families

TYPE: Acquisition

This veteran owned media business has two established print publications for sale, reaching over 10 million service members,  In addition to print advertising, it has a steadily growing digital revenue stream.  One publication is for active duty service members and military families.  A Reserve and National Guard publication offers a suite of media products reaching an audience of 5.5 million U.S. soldiers across all service branches.

Contact Robert Dippell at 415-845-8362 or


Multi Market Events Business in Defense, Energy, More

INDUSTRY: Defense and Energy

TYPE: Acquisition

For sale, this company provides industry leading B2B conferences, workshops and masterclasses hosted worldwide, with substantial U.S. market growth potential. It operates 60 events annually, focused on defense, security, energy, utilities, finance and pharma.  Defense is the leading sector.  It has a healthy revenue split between sponsorship and attendance, with strong profitability.

Contact Robert Dippell at 415-845-8362 or


Fast Growth Event Business in the Energy Sector

INDUSTRY: Fracking

TYPE: Acquisition

A very high growth, high margin multi event business in the fracking sector of the oil and gas industry for sale, with revenue growth of 65% and an adjusted EBITDA margin of 53%.  The business includes three U.S. based industry and business development conferences that feature direct partnerships with top industry players.  It recently expanded to include monthly webinars and a newsletter.

Contact Marlon Wurmitzer at +1 (416) 876 – 6761 or

Digital/Print Business in Gas Market

INDUSTRYAftermarket Gas

TYPE: Acquisition

This digital and print publication serving the butane and propane industry is being offered for sale for the first time to strategic buyers.  It has a BPA audited circulation of over 45,000 subscribers with research to back up this loyal following.  This publication has impact on major U.S. industries including auto, home, trucking and both state and federal government.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut at 404-849-4156 or


Medical Information Services Company

Industry: Medical

Type: Acquisition

For sale is a multiplatform collection of online subscription databases and publications in the medical field and related markets.  Strong advertising base.  The company has won many national editorial and marketing awards.  It has been recognized three times by the Inc. 5000 as one of the country’s fastest growing private companies.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut 404-849-4156 or 

Healthcare Events, Conference and Subscription Newsletter Business

INDUSTRY:  Healthcare/Medical

TYPE: Acquisition

Profitable event/conference and subscription newsletter business in a strong healthcare vertical covering laboratories, diagnostics, testing, strategy, policy, regulatory issues, and administration is for sale.  It includes a conference series with a main annual event and multiple single day events.  Excellent opportunity to acquire this leading conference/event business.

Contact John McGovern 917-881-6563 or

Leading Pharma/Biotech Media Business

INDUSTRY: Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology

TYPE: Acquisition

A profitable digital and print business with consistent profit margins is for sale.  Readership is research scientists at major Pharma and Biotech companies.  The content covers cancer research and many pharma and biotech topics.  The company has a blue chip advertiser list with many opportunities to expand the business.

Contact John McGovern 917-881-6563 or

Meeting Planning

Multimedia Brand in the Meetings Industry

INDUSTRY: Meeting Planning

TYPE: Acquisition

A leading, highly targeted media brand (digital and print distribution) 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.  It has growing digital, event, and a daily/weekly newsletter revenue streams.  Transition of assets and databases will be a smooth process, as owners are well established and organized.

Contact Jeff Gruenhut at 404-849-4156 or

Oil and Gas

Energy Industry Subscription Business

INDUSTRY: Oil and Gas

TYPE: Acquisition

For sale, a well developed, profitable report series/subscription business in the oil and gas industry that has been in publication for over 60 years.  With EBITDA just below 40% of revenue, this report series is well positioned for expansion into other oil and gas markets, as well as a webinar series.  Other growth opportunities include expansion into a membership program, as well as advisory and consulting.  Transition of assets and clients will be quick and smooth process, as this organization’s owners are backed by a well established and well-organized consulting and financial advisory firm.

Contact Marlon Wurmitzer at 416-876-6761 or


Personal Care

Well Established Media and Events in Beauty Market

INDUSTRY: Personal Care

TYPE: Acquisition

Leading media and events provider with the top brands in the men’s and women’s personal-care market offered for sale, reaching an audience of 500,000, and with 2.6 million social media followers.  This multi platform communications and media group has touch points in digital, social, events, video, print, influencers, webinars, podcasts, and more.  It includes many different brands covering different segments of the market.

Contact John McGovern at 917-881-6563 or



Technology Conferences

INDUSTRY: Technology/Software Development

TYPE: Acquisition

A collection of developer and business development focused events/conferences for sale in one of the fastest-growing tech categories in the world.  Clients are of the vaunted FAANG companies, including Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google.  Strong connection to artificial intelligence (AI) and VR/AR.  The flagship event brings developers together with industry leaders to network and learn about the latest opportunities.

Contact John McGovern at 917-881-6563 or


Conference Series in Cloud Computing, Data Center, and Commercial Real Estate Markets

INDUSTRY: Technology/Developer

TYPE: Acquisition

A large collection of regional thought leadership, business development and end user focused events and conferences in North America is for sale in the red hot data center market.  This organization also holds a series of commercial real estate conferences.  Hundreds of clients include such names as Equinix, Vertiv, Raging Wire, JLL, and ABB.  With a strong connection to edge computing, IoT, hyperscale and the data center build and design sectors, as well as commercial real estate, these series bring together buyers, end users and developers with industry leaders to network, recruit, and learn about the latest trends.  In addition, they foster an environment for transactions.  This is a fantastic opportunity to acquire this leader in its high growth space, with unlimited opportunities to grow via topic and geographically.

Contact Marlon Wurmitzer at 416-876-6761 or

WasteWater Industry

Fast Growing, High Margin Wastewater Industry Event

INDUSTRY: Wastewater

TYPE: Acquisition

A highly profitable and growing carve out event held each year in Florida is for sale.  With EBITDA growing annually (current north of 50%), along with double digit growth each of the past three years, this event is positioned for expansion into other regions outside of Florida.  Growth opportunities include expansion within this industry and the growing infrastructure and environmental services categories. With only one owner, we expect a smooth transition to the final buyer.  A unique opportunity to acquire this event with international growth opportunities.

Contact Maron Wurmitzer at 416-876-6761 or

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