Advanstar Communications Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1987

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 555

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 16

  • Investments
  • 15

Advanstar Communications General Information

Description

Provider of marketing solutions for the fashion, life sciences and powersports industries. The company offers business publications, conference services and other marketing solutions through its portfolio of 147 events, 68 publications and directories and 267 electronic products and websites.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Advanstar Timeline, Edgell Communications, Advanstar Holdings Inc
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Corporate Office
  • 2501 Colorado Avenue
  • Suite 280
  • Santa Monica, CA 90404
  • United States

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Advanstar Communications Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Advanstar Communications Comparisons

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Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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Advanstar Communications Competitors (16)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
1105 Media Formerly PE-Backed Woodland Hills, CA 000 000000 - 000
IRONMARKETS Private Equity-Backed Fort Atkinson, WI 00 000000000 -
Bobit Business Media Private Equity-Backed Torrance, CA 000 000000000000
Newcom (Media and Information Services) Corporation Toronto, Canada 000
CB Insights Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 0000 00000000000 0000
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Advanstar Communications Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Advanstar Communications Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Advanstar Communications Investments (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
ENK International 20-Nov-2012 0000000000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 00
Comikaze Entertainment 12-Jun-2012 0000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
The Center for Business Intelligence Research 04-Feb-2008 0000000000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 00
2 Wheel Tuner 27-Aug-2007 0000000000 00.00 Publishing 000000 00
Off Road Expo 16-Sep-2005 Buyout/LBO Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 00
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Advanstar Communications Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Comikaze Entertainment Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Los Angeles, CA 2010
POOL Trade Show Media and Information Services (B2B) Covington, LA 0000
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Advanstar Communications FAQs

  • When was Advanstar Communications founded?

    Advanstar Communications was founded in 1987.

  • Where is Advanstar Communications headquartered?

    Advanstar Communications is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.

  • What is the size of Advanstar Communications?

    Advanstar Communications has 555 total employees.

  • What industry is Advanstar Communications in?

    Advanstar Communications’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Advanstar Communications a private or public company?

    Advanstar Communications is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Advanstar Communications?

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  • What is Advanstar Communications’s current revenue?

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  • How much funding has Advanstar Communications raised over time?

    Advanstar Communications has raised $530M.

  • Who are Advanstar Communications’s investors?

    Ares Management, Ares Private Equity Group, Avista Capital Partners, Citigroup Alternative Investments, and Fremont Group are 5 of 10 investors who have invested in Advanstar Communications.

  • Who are Advanstar Communications’s competitors?

    1105 Media, IRONMARKETS, Bobit Business Media, Newcom (Media and Information Services), and CB Insights are some of the 16 competitors of Advanstar Communications.

  • When was Advanstar Communications acquired?

    Advanstar Communications was acquired on 19-Dec-2014.

  • Who acquired Advanstar Communications?

    Advanstar Communications was acquired by United Business Media.

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