Event registration and data specialist Circdata, has been announced as the Strategic Partner of PPA Events, a new channel established by the Professional Publishers Association (PPA) to support events professionals working in the publishing sector.
Launched in September 2013, PPA Events aims to help PPA members gauge the potential from live events and explore new opportunities from conferences, awards and other face-to-face or digital activities.
Under the 12-month deal, PPA Events will organise forums, networking opportunities and research focused on live events, and will also co-ordinate a dedicated conference for events specialists.
Joe Hames, PPA Business Media Manager (pictured), said: “Events are of increasing importance to publishers and business information providers today as part of the wide range of touch points with their communities. We’re pleased to have Circdata alongside us as a Strategic Partner for PPA Events, and we look forward to working with them to support our members as they continue to grow in this area.”
Circdata MD James Ormiston, said: “While our company origins lie firmly in magazine subscription and circulation management, our business has grown and diversified to meet the needs of the publishing clients we serve.
“This is reflected in the expansion in the specialist services we now supply, spanning event registration, data management and digital delivery. We believe we are perfectly placed to offer best practice to this audience.”
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