Endeavor Business Media Announces the Acquisition of Automation World

NASHVILLE, TN//November 16, 2022 Endeavor Business Media announces the acquisition of Automation World from PMMI Media Group, a market-leading B2B media company that produces information for packaging, processing and automation professionals. Automation World reports on successful implementations that maximize return on industrial automation. Each issue offers information for the entire automation team across all industries, including batch, discrete and process manufacturing operations. CapM Advisors served as the financial advisor to PMMI Media Group for the transaction.

“We are pleased to add Automation World to our Processing Group to expand our audience and offerings for this growing market. We are confident that this acquisition will provide skill-enhancing information to our audience in addition to offering new advertising opportunities for our customers,” said Chris Ferrell, CEO of Endeavor Business Media.

Renowned for editorial excellence, Automation World covers the entire spectrum of industrial automation technologies, software and devices. Its portfolio of print and digital offerings complements Endeavor’s existing process automation brands – Control and Control Design

“We launched Automation World in 2003 and have seen it grow into a widely respected media brand under Chief Editor David Greenfield’s leadership,” says David Newcorn, President, PMMI Media Group. “With Endeavor’s management and resources, I have no doubt that this brand will get the focus it deserves and will become even more valuable to readers and advertisers alike as well as a key media platform for Endeavor.”

Endeavor Business Media

Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, Endeavor Business Media was formed in 2017 to acquire and operate business media brands, events and marketing solutions. Today the company is one of the largest B2B Media companies in the US with more than 700 employees, 9,000 customers and a database of over 10 million business professionals.  The company serves business professionals and marketers in key business sectors such as aviation, buildings, construction, dental, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, networking systems, public safety, transportation, and water. The company has offices in Nashville, TN; Tulsa, OK; Nashua, NH; Birmingham, AL; Sarasota, FL; Skokie, IL; Fort Atkinson, WI; Houston, TX; Independence, OH; Fort Collins, CO, and Overland Park, KS. To learn more, visit www.endeavorbusinessmedia.com.