Company Overview

Welcome to Reed Exhibitions, where we transform businesses through highly targeted event management solutions!

As an industry leader and one of the largest and most successful event and venue management companies of its kind in Africa, Reed Exhibitions is spearheaded by the dynamic Carol Weaving, who is reputed for her passion for delivering high-profile, customer-focused events in established and emerging markets, generating billions in business revenue. Reed Exhibitions’ wide range of event management solutions includes trade and consumer exhibitions, conferences and meetings from conception to delivery. The group’s portfolio includes major award winning exhibition titles and trade shows in South Africa such as Africa Travel Week Incentives, Business Travel and Meetings Expo Africa, International Luxury Travel Market Africa and World Travel Market Africa,  Decorex SA100% Design South AfricaMediatech AfricaAfrica Automation Fair, Sports and Events Tourism Exchange, FIBO Global Fitness Africa, Fire and Feast Meat Festival, International Sourcing Fair, Comic Con Africa. With these high profile shows to our credit, we are trendsetters in the industry serving a wide range of industry sectors. We are committed to creating market places for business to help them grow and establish their presence through trade exhibitions and conferences in growing and developing markets. Besides our core business, we pride ourselves on our commitment to Corporate Social Investment and Black Economic Empowerment.

Quality, professionalism and service excellence

We understand that organising an event involves meticulous planning, foresight and solid experience through several decades of being in the event management business. Our expertise encompasses various economic sectors and our smoothly executed, customised events are an integral part of the marketing mix for corporates, SMMEs and government entities, helping them shape their future. Our in-house team of experts knows what it takes to successfully develop, sell, market and organise events across the globe. It is complemented by a reliable network of thriving strategic alliances and joint ventures that includes organisers, publishers, trade associations, suppliers, agents, exhibition venues, government and agencies. Reed Exhibitions is the most cost effective way to generate new business as customers enjoy nothing better than good face-to-face interactions. As Africa’s leading exhibition network, we develop each event based on extensive customer research and can organise events of any size, for any agenda to ensure that you meet your objectives. We are committed to forming close working relationships with our clients, enabling them to see and be seen and form profitable connections. We take our role in building industry networks, sustaining business communities and facilitating education and professional learning very seriously.

Exhibitions and events – excellent marketing tools

Whether you goal is to expand your market, reach new export customers or simply grow your business, Reed Exhibitions can help you achieve it quickly and cost-effectively. We invite you to contact us for your next event, exhibition, project, and conference or venue management.

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