|[August 12, 2014]
New Media Expo Advances the Media Revolution with 2015 NAB Show Co-Location
WASHINGTON --(Business Wire)--
Following the success of the New Media Lounge at the 2014 NAB Show, New
Media Expo (NMX) and NAB have agreed to expand their collaboration. NMX
will co-locate its entire event and introduce tens of thousands of new
media content creators and disruptive businesses to the NAB Show, April
13 - 16, 2015.
Rick Calvert, NMX CEO and co-founder said, "We are huge fans of the NAB
Show. We believed this co-location was inevitable for years now so we
are beyond excited to be side-by-side with the NAB Show. The Media
Revolution (News - Alert) is happening and this is just the latest sign of the
convergence of new and traditional media. There are so many exhibitors,
services and educational sessions our community can benefit from at NAB
"We are delighted that New Media Expo will be collocating with NAB Show
in 2015," said Chris Brown, executive vice president, Conventions and
Business Operations at NAB. "The world of media continues to evolve
rapidly, and an entirely new video ecosystem has emerged on the web - an
increasingly important ecosystem that NMX serves well. Bringing that
audience together with the NAB Show audience promises to drive
New Media Expo features some of the most recognized bloggers,
podcasters, Web TV content creators, and social media visionaries during
more than one hundred educational sessions, as well as a traditional
In addition, New Media Expo will facilitate its popular Speed Networking
sessions at NAB Show, a non-traditional method of introucing content
creators and brands during a series of one-on-one meetings to discuss
how they can collaborate and partner together.
Additional information on New Media Expo is available at http://NMXevents.com.
About New Media Expo (NMX)
New Media Expo was born in 2006. Originally called BlogWorld & New Media
Expo, the event name was changed in 2011 to New Media Expo and uses the
popular hashtag #NMX on social networks like Twitter, Instagram and
Facebook (News - Alert). New Media Expo set the Guinness World Record for most tweets
with a single hashtag in 2009 with its groundbreaking #beatcancer
campaign. New Media Expo is the world's first and only industry-wide
conference, tradeshow and media event for all new media. Thousands of
attendees learn about Content Creation, Distribution, Monetization,
Social Media Marketing strategies, and bleeding-edge tools from the most
successful and influential Bloggers, Podcasters, Vloggers, Web TV &
Radio Broadcasters, and Social Media Visionaries. New Media Expo was
co-founded by trade show industry veterans and proud evangelists of The
Media Revolution Rick Calvert and Dave Cynkin.
About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 11-16, 2015 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest
electronic media show covering the creation, management and delivery of
content across all platforms. With more than 98,000 attendees from 150
countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace
for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption,
across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home
to the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace
content delivery to new screens in new ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy
association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and
television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs.
Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to
best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new
opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.
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