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TORRANCE, Calif., March 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bobit Business Media’s Government Fleet Expo & Conference (GFX) has been named one of the fastest growing conferences of 2018, according to Trade Show Executive. This is GFX’s fourth time receiving the honor, having been on the list in 2017, 2016 and 2014. This year’s honor is particularly exciting because GFX landed on the list in all three potential categories – Fastest 50 by Net Square Feet of Exhibit Space, Fastest 50 by Exhibiting Companies, and Fastest 50 by Total Attendance.
GFX, held annually in June, is going into its 12th year. The event is the most trusted industry resource for news, training and information and is backed by Government Fleet magazine, a publication of Bobit Business Media, which was recently acquired by Gemspring Capital, a middle-market private equity firm. Designed for fleet managers, procurement specialists, analysts, maintenance supervisors and others who work with fleets, attendees receive fleet-specific training; connect with peers in the fleet community and discuss challenges and solutions, and get hands-on with the latest vehicles and technology.
“Government Fleet Expo & Conference is a testament to Bobit’s unwavering commitment to providing our influential audiences with well-crafted events that provide industry-specific education and training while connecting buyers and sellers,” said Richard Rivera, CEO of Bobit Business Media. “Bobit owns more than 20 events, and we expect to see more of those on this list in the years to come as we continue to focus on growing our trade shows and expanding Bobit’s footprint in our various markets.”
This year’s GFX is being held in New Orleans from June 17-20. Agenda topics include Fleet Foundations, Tech Solutions & Your Future Fleet, Equipment & Operations and Motivating People. To learn more about the event, visit www.governmentfleetexpo.com.
About Bobit Business Media
Bobit Business Media employs 170 people and produces 23 B2B magazines, 20 in-person events, and 42 branded websites that meets specific market needs for knowledge, news and networking. Some of its print titles and events include Automotive Fleet, Heavy Duty Trucking, Modern Salon, the International Luxury Coach & Transportation Show, Government Fleet Expo, and Global Fleet Conference. Its headquarters occupy 50,000 square feet in Torrance, Calif., and it has 30 regional offices throughout the United States. For more information, visit www.bobitbusinessmedia.com.
About Gemspring Capital
Gemspring Capital, a Westport, Connecticut-based private equity firm with $355 million of equity capital under management, focuses on making control and structured equity investments in lower middle market companies headquartered in the United States and Canada. Gemspring partners with talented management teams and takes a hands-on approach to driving revenue growth and value creation. Target companies have up to $350 million in revenue and are in the business services, healthcare services, financial services, industrial services, software and tech-enabled services or specialty manufacturing sectors. For more information, visit www.gemspring.com.
Contact: Paul Andrews, CMO, Bobit Business Media
3520 Challenger Street, Torrance, CA 90503