Questex Deepens Investment of Leadership to Support Growth

NEW YORK, NY - May 7, 2019

Kurt Nelson named Group Vice President, Talent Strategy and Derek James named Director, Information Technology.

Questex Optimizes for Growth and Scale, Adds New Audience Centric Capabilities

NEW YORK, NY - April 23, 2019

Questex is optimizing for growth with new audience centric information services capabilities that unite data performance, product and technology, content innovation and marketing strategy.

Questex Fuels Rapid Growth with Powerhouse Market Leader Hire

NEW YORK, NY - April 3, 2019

Questex continues to attract top leadership talent with critical skill sets in information services. John Siefert has joined the company as Group President with responsibility for a broad portfolio that includes the fast-growing Beauty & Wellness, Travel and Hospitality markets.

Questex Organizes Business into Five Key Growth Oriented Industry Sectors, Unveils Scalable Model to Drive B2B Marketer Performance by Mapping Solutions to Every Point in the Buyer’s Journey

NEW YORK, NY - March 26, 2019

Questex, a business information company, has reorganized its business into five key growth-oriented industry sectors – Beauty and Wellness, Travel, Hospitality, Pharma and Technology – and will create dominant positions in these core high-growth markets.

Kate Spellman Joins Questex as Chief Marketing Officer

NEW YORK, NY - September 17, 2018

Questex LLC, a leading B2B information services provider, today announced Kate Spellman will be joining the company’s executive team in the newly created role of chief marketing officer. Her appointment follows last week’s announcement that Paul Miller would become Questex’s CEO as part of the transition to new ownership by MidOcean Partners.

MidOcean Partners Acquires Questex, a Leading B2B Information Services Provider

NEW YORK, NY - September 12, 2018

MidOcean Partners (“MidOcean”), a premier middle market private equity firm focused on the business services and consumer sectors, announced today that it has acquired Questex Intermediate Holdings, Inc. (“Questex” or the “Company”), a leading B2B information services provider, from Shamrock Capital. 

Media Innovator John Henderson to Lead Questex Travel Group

NEWTON, MA - May 10, 2018

Questex LLC, a leading global business event and information company, today announced the appointment of John Henderson as vice president and executive director of Questex Travel Group’s media division.

Winners Announced for the Inaugural Global Spa & Wellness Awards

NEW YORK, NY - March 12, 2018

American Spa and Luxury Travel Advisor, two publications under the Questex LLC umbrella, have announced the winners of the inaugural Global Spa and Wellness Awards.

America’s Trendiest City Hosts Travel’s Newest Trendsetter

NEW YORK, NY - September 21, 2017

The first edition of Luxury Travel Advisor’s ULTRA Trendsetters came to a close on Tuesday after a day full of marketing experts imparted valuable ideas on new ways advisors can enhance their brand. The event took place from September 17-19 at The Driskill in Austin, Texas and advisors are already voicing their pleasure with the turnout.

Questex Announces American Salon Executive Appointments

NEWTON, MA - September 18, 2017

Kerry Gumas, Questex LLC president and chief executive officer, today announced three executive appointments for its longstanding American Salon beauty publication: Brett Vinovich as publisher, Kelley Donahue as editorial director and Kristine Compton as account manager. 

The Ingenuity Behind SXSW’s Marketing to Present at ULTRA Trendsetters

NEW YORK, NY - August 30, 2017

Jann Baskett, chief brand officer for SXSW will headline a session at the inaugural ULTRA Trendsetters event, which will take place September 17-19, 2017 at The Driskill in Austin, Texas.

Annual CMITE Sizzled with Sunshine, Irie Vibes, and Reggae in the Home of All Right

NEW YORK, NY - August 21, 2017 
The eighth annual Caribbean Meeting and Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE) organized in partnership with the Jamaica Tourist Board, closed another successful event last week with nearly 1,500 one-to-one appointments made.

Continually Successful Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange Opened Today in Jamaica

NEW YORK, NY - August 14, 2017

Questex Travel Group opened its seventh annual Caribbean Meeting and Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE) today at the fabulous Hyatt Zilara/Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall in beautiful Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Questex Appoints Debra Mason, Veteran Finance Executive, as CFO 

NEWTON, MA -July 31, 2017

Questex, LLC, a leading global business event and information company, today announced the appointment of Debra S. Mason, a veteran finance executive, as chief financial officer, responsible for leading the company’s global financial operations.  

Announcing FierceCEO, the Latest Publication from Questex, LLC.

WASHINGTON, DC - July 25, 2017

Questex, LLC launches its latest publication, FierceCEO, today joining the portfolio of leading digital publications in Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecommunications, and Retail.

Kimberly Newbury Named among Folio’s 2017 Class of Top Women in Media 

NEW YORK, NY - April 11, 2017 

Kimberly Newbury, managing director of Questex Travel Group’s e-learning and loyalty department, has been named as one of the director-level doers in Folio’s 2017 class of Top Women in Media.  

HAMA Europe Asset Management Achievement Award presented to Pyramid Hotel Group at IHIF

BERLIN  - March 8, 2017

The second annual HAMA Europe 2017 Asset Management Achievement Award was presented to Chris Pfohl from Pyramid Hotel Group at the 20th International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF). 

International Beauty Show New York Celebrates 100 years as the Longest-Running Beauty Show in the Nation

NEW YORK, NY – February 1, 2017

The International Beauty Show New York (IBS New York), takes place March 12‐14, 2017 and is expected to draw 65,000+ beauty professionals from across the nation who want to increase their skills and build their careers and businesses. 

IHIF 2017 – Programme Spotlight

BERLIN - January 17, 2017

As the industry prepares to gather and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF), the programme for the 2017 event is announced.

Questex Travel Group to Offer Automated Loyalty Tracking Technology on Travel Agent University

NEW YORK, NY - January 10, 2017

Questex Travel Group today announced the release of new automated loyalty technology for its iconic Travel Agent University e-learning and loyalty platform.

Inspirational hotelier, Arne Sorenson, to be presented with IHIF Lifetime Achievement Award

BERLIN - December 20, 2016

Arne Sorenson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR), will be awarded the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) Lifetime Achievement Award during the 20th IHIF in Berlin next March

Questex Travel Group Announces Dates and Locations for Two Regional MICE Events

NEW YORK, NY - September 29, 2016

Questex Travel Group today announced the dates and locations for two of its regional events in their meetings group portfolio, under the Global Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (GMITE) umbrella.


June 17, 2019


ANA/Connectiv Preview: Do Owned Audience and Domain Expertise Trump Automated Efficiency?


May 8, 2019


People on the Move


May 8, 2019


People News


May 2019

Trade Show Executive  

John Siefert Joined Questex as Group President


April 23, 2019


With New Leadership, Questex Rethinks Its Path to Success


April 18, 2019

Luxury Travel Advisor  

A Look Into Our Future


April 17, 2019

Connect New York  

Questex Consolidates Offices to 685 Third


April 16, 2019


Not by Events Alone: How the New Questex is Tying Digital to Events and Seeing Double Digit Growth


April 15, 2019 

Questex Leases 18,000 SF at 685 Third Ave.



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