Founded in 2011 by Jenni Moss – who will continue to lead the Brighton, UK-based company with 40 Rethink employees – Rethinking events is best known for his Future Food-Tech Innovation Summits,with the next event scheduled to take place in San Franciscoin March.
Its portfolio also includes Agri-Tech Global Innovation Series, the Animal AgTech Innovation Summit, the Blue Food Innovation Summit, the Indoor AgTech Innovaton Summit, the Asia Pacific Agri-Food Innovation Summit and the World Water-Tech Innovation series.
“Rethink events are already very successful in the US, Asia and Europe, and being part of the William Reed Group presents significant growth opportunities,” said William RoseauCEO Charles Reed.
“Both of our companies have always been about building communities and serving them with content and solutions. Now, as the undisputed market leader, we can do this across the entire supply chain, regardless of the most relevant medium for our customers, be it a digital platform , a full-scale summit, a trade show or a premium preview..”
With food safety high on the global agenda, there is a huge need for market intelligence and B2B networking in this sector, Moss said. “Joining forces with William Reed will amplify our presence and impact in the food and beverage industry worldwide.
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