There’s always something new and exciting going on across Mark Allen, here’s what we’ve been up to recently.
Mark Allen's novel "Life Term" to be published shortly
Chairman Mark Allen used some of lockdown to rewrite his first novel, Life Term, which is to be published in mid-March by Colenso Books.
Podcast interview with Mark Allen
In a wide ranging interview in the InPublishing podcast, Group Chairman Mark Allen spoke with Ciar Byrne about the company's continued upward trajectory saying we are only “halfway up the mountain”.
Mark Allen speaks with the PPA
In the build-up to the PPA Independent Publisher Conference, we spoke with last year's keynote speaker, Mark Allen, Founder & Chairman of the Mark Allen Group and soon-to-be published author. Having successfully steered his company through the last six months, Mark gives his advice to publishers to get through these difficult times as well as explaining more about his productive lockdown during which he wrote a novel.
Tim Willoughby joins Mark Allen as Executive Director of MA Exhibitions
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Tim Willoughby to the position of Executive Director of MA Exhibitions (MAX).
The Sunday Times lists the Mark Allen Group among the UK's fastest growing companies for international sales
We are pleased to announce that the Mark Allen Group achieved 102nd place in the 11th annual Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table, ranking Britain’s mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing overseas sales, published yesterday.
Mark Allen Group completes Farmers Weekly purchase
Mark Allen Group (MAG) has completed its acquisition of Farmers Weekly. The 85-year-old brand has been sold by Reed Business Information Ltd (RBI), part of RELX.
Mark Allen Group to acquire Farmers Weekly
London, Friday 20 December 2019 - Mark Allen Group (MAG) has announced its intention to acquire one of the prized jewels in publishing, the 85-year old weekly Farmers Weekly.
Specialist publisher Mark Allen Group marks 'record' year as profits grow by third
This report about MAG appeared in UK Press Gazette.
Paul Geoghegan wins big at the BSME Awards with Songline
Paul Geoghegan, publisher of Songlines magazine, scooped the Best Innovation award at this year’s The British Society of Magazine Editors Talent Awards.
Mark Allen Group agrees purchase of Engineering Portfolio from Centaur Media PLC
Mark Allen Group (“MAG”), a specialist information provider and event organiser, today announces that it has entered into a conditional agreement to purchase Centaur Media Plc’s (“Centaur”) engineering portfolio, including The Engineer and Subcon.
Mark Allen Group completes acquisition of UKI Media & Events magazines
Announcement this morning from Mark Allen: "I am delighted to say that we have finally completed our acquisition of 12 magazines owned by UKi Media & Events Ltd.
Mark Allen Group to acquire UKi Media & Events magazines
The Mark Allen Group is in the final stages of completing on a deal to acquire 12 magazines currently published by the Dorking-based company, UKi Media & Events.
Mark Allen tells Press Gazette that diversification and good content is key to success
Mark Allen recently sat down for an in-depth interview with Charlotte Tobitt from the Press Gazette and revealed the secret behind the company's revenues increasing by a third in just two years.
Nursery World named best international Early Years magazine by The Early Childhood Association India.
Nursery World has been given an award for Best International Early Years Magazine by the Early Childhood Association India. The award was announced last month at the EarlyEd Asia 2019 conference in Jaipur.
Sunday Times recognises MAG for International Revenues
Mark Allen Group has been recognised by The Sunday Times as one of the UK's mid-market private companies with the fastest growing international sales.
Mark Allen discusses growth strategy with InPublishing
“It’s all about engaging and empowering, rather than micromanaging.” Following on from the recent acquisition of Rhinegold publishing and its portfolio of music magazines, Mark Allen spoke to Meg Carter from InPublishing about the company's rapid and continued growth over the last 5 years.
Mark Allen completes deal with Rhinegold
After several months’ negotiations, the Mark Allen Group (MAG) is pleased to confirm the acquisition of various Rhinegold assets.
The Mark Allen Group reports record results
Despite all the financial and political uncertainty, the Mark Allen Group continues to shine through the media and Brexit clouds.
Mark Allen takes a dive for charity
For those of you who have been there: you know the feeling. You sit on a ledge of an open door in an airplane 10,000 feet up in the air. There is a moment of terror as you gaze into open space. And then you are hurled into a vortex, swirling in free fall at 120 mph before, 30 seconds later, you are jolted as the parachute opens. You can now start to take in the views and enjoy the experience.
Mark Allen group aims to hit the right note by acquiring Rhinegold assets
The Mark Allen Group (MAG) has won the bid to acquire all the assets in the Rhinegold Group.
Gender pay gap report shows 25% pay gap difference at MAG
There is a 24.7% *median gender pay difference favouring men in the Mark Allen Group, the publishers of 70 different journals and magazines and the organisers of more than 200 separate exhibitions, awards and events.
MA Exhibitions expands partnership with LiveBuzz
MA Exhibitions, the exhibitions arm of media company Mark Allen Group (MAG), has re-appointed LiveBuzz as the exclusive registration partner, across its expanding exhibition portfolio. As part of a successful partnership LiveBuzz provided MA Exhibitions with a range of services in 2017, including the provision of event registration services, exhibitor services and event staffing.
MA Exhibitions strive...four more
MA Exhibitions have been shortlisted for four of the renowned EN Awards and are proud to be recognised for the following categories, events and individuals…
MAG snaps up Miles Publishing
In the fourth and final deal of 2017, Mark Allen Group (MAG) has acquired the shares of Miles Publishing Limited (MPL) from its owner, Miles Bossom.
A triumph for MA Exhibitions and Printweek as PrintweekLive! wins 'Best event launch' at the 2017 PPA Connect Awards
MA Exhibitions are delighted that PrintWeekLive! was recognised and rewarded in its inaugural year after winning ‘Best event launch (B2B)’ at the PPA Connect Awards on December 8th, a ceremony held in London to recognise the brilliant events that are created in the business media and consumer magazine sector.
Mark Allen Group completes acquisition of Community Care from RBI
Mark Allen Group yesterday completed on its acquisition of Community Care from Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group.