Hanley Wood acquires USGBC's Greenbuild expo

Hanley Wood LLC, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) have announced a strategic partnership that includes Hanley Wood's acquisition of the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo.

USGBC will continue to produce Greenbuild's programming, such as education programs, the pre-conference sector summits and the USGBC Leadership Awards. Hanley Wood's expertise in exhibition and conference management, along with its media, information and strategic marketing services, will enable Greenbuild to expand and help position the brand globally.

Greenbuild is the largest global event dedicated to green building, with more than 900 exhibiting companies; 171,000 net square feet; and 30,000 attendees. This year's conference Nov. 20-22 in Philadelphia marks the 12th anniversary of Greenbuild and 20th anniversary of USGBC.

Date : 5/28/2013