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Reed Exhibitions Announces Ron Walden as Executive Sponsor for Race

Hugh Jones, CEO of Reed Exhibitions, announces the appointment of Ron Walden, Group Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Activation of Reed Exhibitions USA, as the company’s first Global Executive Sponsor for Race. Commenting on the appointment, Hugh Jones said, “The unequal treatment of Black people, and especially the recent […]

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Decorex Joburg and 100% Design South Africa 2020 to go Virtual in 2020

In a first for the Decorex Africa Portfolio – the country’s leading interior design, décor and product design events – a virtual expo experience will replace this year’s physical shows of Decorex Joburg and 100% Design South Africa, starting on August 6th. . This interactive and virtual event will provide […]

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The 2020 Edition of Comic Con Africa is Cancelled– But the Con MUST Go On!

Following the recent announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa that the indefinite ban on large gatherings is still prohibited, the 2020 edition of Comic Con Africa will not happen. As people, we have heavy hearts – but as organisers, we know that this is the only responsible way to ensure the […]

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IATF2020 Postponed due to COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), the African Union (AU) and the Government of Rwanda have decided to postpone by one year the second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2020) initially set to take place from 1 to 7 September 2020 in Kigali, Rwanda. This decision was […]

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Carol Weaving named as a finalist in the Standard Bank Top Women Awards for second year

A role model for gender empowerment, Carol Weaving – Managing Director of Reed Exhibitions – has been announced as a finalist in the 16th annual Standard Bank Top Women Awards. Weaving’s impact on the tourism industry and continued success has seen her, once again, nominated in the ‘Businesswoman of the […]

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Fraud notice

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A Message from Reed Exhibitions Africa’s Managing Director, Carol Weaving

Reed Exhibitions has been closely monitoring the rapidly changing COVID-19 pandemic. The health and safety of our staff, exhibitors, sponsors, visitors and the population at large is and will remain our highest priority. Recent developments, including the presidential address made on the 15th of March 2020, placing a moratorium on […]

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COVID-19 coronavirus: information for our customers

**Press release last updated: 05 March 2020 Unless otherwise advised, our events are taking place as scheduled. Our current status with regard to the COVID-19 virus remains unchanged: the health and safety of our exhibitors, visitors and staff is our number one priority. We strongly urge our exhibitors and visitors […]

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Announcing… the 2018 Worldwide Board Award Winners

We reveal the 12 RX employees who have been honoured with Worldwide Board (WWB) Awards for their outstanding contributions to the business in 2018. The WWB Awards are presented annually to those individuals who have consistently demonstrated outstanding performance during the year and best exemplified the company values – Customer […]

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Reed Exhibitions announces definitive agreement to acquire Mack Brooks Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions announces definitive agreement to acquire Mack Brooks Exhibitions, opening window to new value for customers on three continents Reed Exhibitions, a division of RELX Group, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Mack Brooks Exhibitions in a move that will add an outstanding line-up of industry-leading brands […]

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