Evanta Acquired by dmg; Strategic Research Institute Acquired by ALM
"This acquisition will help us realize our initial vision of creating a global company that offers value to CIO’s of billion dollar companies all around the world," said Evanta President Bob Dethlefs. "Now, as part of a first-rate global company, Evanta will be able to offer opportunities for professional relationship building, collaboration and idea sharing on a global scale."
In another acquisition, Strategic Research Institute, a privately held conference and seminar producer headquartered in New York City, has been acquired by ALM, a leading media company serving legal and business professionals. Founded in 1993, SRI produces more than 130 conferences annually, targeted primarily at C-level executives and professionals in the following sectors: finance; life sciences; natural resource development; multi-cultural marketing; technology; and general business. JEGI represented SRI in the transaction.
SRI will continue to operate from its current locations in New York City and Los Angeles, under the direction of co-founder Stuart M. Williams. The company will join ALM’s related conference businesses, including ALM Events for legal professionals and managers, Insight Information business conferences in Canada and the RealShare conference series produced by ALM’s Real Estate Media Division.
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