SmithBucklin Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1949

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 602


  • Latest Deal Type
  • IBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

  • Investments
  • 7

SmithBucklin General Information


Provider of association management and professional consulting services. The company offers management and function/project-specific services. Its services include executive and chapter management, member and general administration, regional and interest group management, financial management and accounting, convention and event management, exhibit and trade show management, education and programs, marketing and communications, market research and statistics, Web and technology management, government relations, headquarters infrastructure, leadership and strategy development, and transition. It also offers various services in the areas of industry relations, educational meetings and tools, trade magazines, industry research studies, legislative and regulatory advocacy, educational meeting management, industry and corporate relations, and journal management, as well as staff support for the third-party publishing of scientific journals. In addition, it provides user group enhancement systems, processes, and advocacy; Web design, development, hosting, and online management; international, national, and regional education management and content development; capturing, packaging, and managing intellectual capital; exhibit, sponsorships, and advertising sales; and strategic marketing and branding services, integrated e-business solutions, automated conference planning tools, primary and affiliated vendor relations, online learning platform and tools, and conference onsite technology solutions, as well as publishes scientific journals.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Consulting Services (B2B)
Corporate Office
  • 330 North Wabash Avenue
  • Suite 2000
  • Chicago, IL 60611
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

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SmithBucklin Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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SmithBucklin Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Provider of association management and professional consulting services. The company offers management and function/proj
Consulting Services (B2B)
Chicago, IL
602 As of 2014


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SmithBucklin Competitors (7)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Association Headquarters Private Equity-Backed Mount Laurel, NJ 000 000000000000
Bostrom Corporation Chicago, IL 00 000000000 -
Creative Group (Consulting Services) Private Equity-Backed Schaumburg, IL 000 0000 000000000000
Fernley & Fernley Corporation Philadelphia, PA
WJ Weiser & Associates Private Equity-Backed Schaumburg, IL 00 000000000000
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SmithBucklin Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Matt Sanderson President & Chief Executive Officer
Ellen Brislin Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Don Neal Chief Strategy Officer
Karen Saverino Chief Marketing Officer
Michael Payne Executive Vice President
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SmithBucklin Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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SmithBucklin Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
360 Live Media 08-Nov-2018 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 0000
SDI Meetings & Incentives 14-Jan-2016 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 0000 0000
The Townsend Group 04-Jun-2015 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 000
Global Inventures 14-May-2013 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000 000
Information 06-Sep-2011 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 000
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SmithBucklin Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
360 Live Media Media and Information Services (B2B) Washington, DC 2011
The France Foundation Educational and Training Services (B2C) Old Lyme, CT 0000
Global Inventures Other Commercial Services San Ramon, CA 0000
Techimage Media and Information Services (B2B) Chicago, IL 0000
SDI Meetings & Incentives Other Commercial Services Chicago, IL 0000
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SmithBucklin FAQs

  • When was SmithBucklin founded?

    SmithBucklin was founded in 1949.

  • Who is the CEO of SmithBucklin?

    Matt Sanderson is the CEO of SmithBucklin.

  • Where is SmithBucklin headquartered?

    SmithBucklin is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

  • What is the size of SmithBucklin?

    SmithBucklin has 602 total employees.

  • What industry is SmithBucklin in?

    SmithBucklin’s primary industry is Consulting Services (B2B).

  • Is SmithBucklin a private or public company?

    SmithBucklin is a Private company.

  • What is SmithBucklin’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SmithBucklin is 000000.

  • Who are SmithBucklin’s competitors?

    Association Headquarters, Bostrom, Creative Group (Consulting Services), Fernley & Fernley, and WJ Weiser & Associates are some of the 7 competitors of SmithBucklin.

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