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BCD M&I, the independently managed sister organisation of TMC BCD Travel, has announced the acquisition of Universal Meeting Management (UMM).
UMM, a corporate meeting and management company, specialises in the health care provider (HCP) sector and has a “growing customer base” in the high tech market.
BCD M&I said the deal enhances its southeastern US presence and “increases its service offerings” to include proprietary technologies geared towards the HCP sector.
“The employees of UMM bring our clients something very valuable with their unrivalled expertise in planning and executing pharmaceutical events. They also share our dedication to superior customer service,” said BCD M&I global president Scott Graf.
“Acquisition is key to our strategic growth plan, and we could not have found a better cultural fit than the one that currently exists at UMM.”
UMM founder Kathy Truelove, said: “We are thrilled to join forces with BCD M&I, an industry leader across the globe in corporate meetings and events.
“The combination of our companies, both built on a spirit of delivering innovative solutions and consistent service, brings additional value to current and potential customers.”
BCD Travel was recently named in the top 5 leading TMCs list.