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Dec 15, 2015, 02:50 ET GTCR Announces Portfolio Company Cision's Acquisition of PR Newswire

GTCR announced today that its portfolio company Cision, a leading provider of media intelligence tools to public relations ("PR") professionals, has signed an agreement to acquire PR Newswire ("PRN")....


Dec 15, 2015, 02:35 ET Cision and PR Newswire Announce Intent to Combine, Creating A Leading Global Communications Platform

PR Newswire announces that Cision, the global media intelligence company, has agreed to acquire PR Newswire from UBM plc in a transaction to create a global leader of communications software and...


Dec 15, 2015, 02:05 ET UBM plc announces the sale of PR Newswire to Cision for $841m and proposes to return £245m to shareholders

UBM plc, one of the world's leading B2B events organisers, today announces that it has reached agreement for the sale of PR Newswire to Cision, a business controlled by GTCR Canyon Holdings (Cayman), ...


Aug 06, 2015, 10:33 ET PR Newswire Welcomes Robert Gray as CEO

PR Newswire is proud to welcome Robert Gray as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1, 2015. Experience the interactive Multimedia News Release here:...


Jul 31, 2015, 02:14 ET UBM plc Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2015

Financial Summary H1 2015 £m H1 2014 £m Change % Change at CC % Underlying* Change % Revenue 456.0 361.0 26.3 18.9 -4.1 Adjusted operating profit* 98.8 87.4 13.0 4.6 IFRS operating profit 72.5 95.0...


Jul 01, 2015, 02:00 ET UBM Acquires Global Sources' Stake in eMedia Asia

100% ownership of the business adds attractive China International Optoelectronic Expo to UBM's portfolio of events in China LONDON, July 1, 2015 /CNW/ - UBM plc (LSE: UBM) today announced that it...


Apr 22, 2015, 09:00 ET NSF-GFTC and PAC Present Packaging Education at PACKEX Toronto

The NSF-GFTC and PAC, Canada's packaging consortium, and will be presenting educational sessions at the upcoming PACKEX Toronto event at the Toronto Congress Centre, June 16-18, 2015. Experts from...


Mar 24, 2015, 14:15 ET UBM Americas Forms New UBM Life Sciences Product Group

LONDON, March 24, 2015 /CNW/ - UBM Americas today announces the formation of UBM Life Sciences, a new product group which brings together medical, dental, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and veterinary ...


Jan 19, 2015, 12:24 ET Partnership with the International Luxury Hotel Association Expands PR Newswire's Reach into the Hospitality Industry

International Luxury Hotel Association, the hospitality industry's biggest online influencer and PR Newswire, the industry's largest content distribution network, have announced a partnership to...


Nov 13, 2014, 10:29 ET UBM plc Appoints Eleanor Phillips as Group Human Resources Director

LONDON, Nov. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - UBM plc today announces the appointment of Eleanor Phillips as Group Human Resources Director for UBM plc, succeeding Sally Shankland who was appointed to the role of...


May 29, 2014, 23:26 ET UBM Signed Strategic Cooperation MOU with Chengdu Exposition Bureau

BEIJING, May 29, 2014 /CNW/ - On May 29, during the 3rd China (Beijing) International Trade in Services Fair, UBM, the world's second largest exhibition organizer signed Strategic Cooperation MOU...


Dec 09, 2013, 00:49 ET UBM Delivered High Level Seminar in Beijing to Advance the Exhibition Industry in China

BEIJING, Dec. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - On Monday December 2, 2013, UBM delivered an entire day of high level seminars on the topic of "Using databases, Internet and social media to improve visitor and...


Jun 17, 2013, 12:45 ET Westcon Group's Lynn Smurthwaite-Murphy and Heather Allen Recognized for Excellence by CRN

Distribution Leaders Take "Women of the Channel" and "Power 100" Honors TARRYTOWN, N.Y., June 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Westcon Group, a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications,...


May 14, 2013, 09:00 ET UBM plc Appoints Sally Shankland as EVP, Group People & Culture Director

LONDON, May 14, 2013 /CNW/ - UBM plc today announces the appointment of Sally Shankland as Executive Vice President, Group People & Culture Director, succeeding Jennifer Duvalier who joins ARM plc....


Mar 01, 2013, 02:20 ET UBM 2012 Full Year Results: Interview with CEO David Levin & CFO Robert Gray

Strategic milestone - focused for growth Robust Growth for UBM Events and PR Newswire Agreed disposal of Data Services businesses ("Delta") LONDON, March 1, 2013 /CNW/ - David Levin, UBM's Chief...