American Business Media is committed to leading member companies in a series of global initiatives:
ABM’s International Committee, chaired by Michael Whalen, senior director of global brand development for CMP Technology, is committed to exploring, identifying, evaluating and communicating international opportunities for business
ABM executive vice president Claudia Flowers works to expand the scope of the Association through a series of Country Leadership Tours and participation in international forums. In 2006, Flowers led a group of American media leaders including Gary Fitzgerald, Meister Media; Glenn Hansen, BPA Worldwide; Charlie McCurdy, Canon Communications; and James Strachan, Global Sources on ABM’s inaugural China Leadership Tour to make contacts with leading Chinese government officials and potential media partners. View a sample tour agenda here.
China Leadership Tour speakers Zhang Bohai, China Publishing Association (CPA);
Heather Guo, Variety China; Liu Xuedong, Qing Hua Tung Hang; and Helen Chen, Variety
ABM hosted the third annual China Expo Forum for International Cooperation, and Claudia Flowers was subsequently interviewed by China Conference & Exhibition Magazine about the interaction of the media, conference and exhibition industries in an international marketplace. Read a translated version of her interview here.
International ABM Members include:
Alfons. W. Gentner Verlag GmbH & Co.k. Gr.
CCI Asia-Pacific Ltd.
DM-NY Global, Inc.
Global Sources, Inc.
Grupo Lund de Editorias
Nikkei Business Publications
Rogers Media, Publishing
VFP Communications LTD
Vogel Business Medien
GUIDELINES FOR PUBLISHING IN CHINA
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