Maritz invest in US meetings company

Maritz Travel has bought US meetings and incentives management firm McGettigan Partners. Based in Philadelphia, McGettigan Partners has more than 70 years’ experience in the C&I market, specialising in the financial pharmaceutical and hi-tech sectors. As well as organising a range of events, McGettigan provides Enterprise Solutions, a business consultancy product to help clients control costs and increase productivity. It is expected to be a good strategic fit with Maritz’ proprietary technology for meetings registration and management. Commenting on the acquisition, Maritz Travel chairman Graham Frazer said: "The decision is consistent with our focus on making long-term investments in the C&I market."

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