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GS Media & Events Acquires Eight Leading Consumer Tradeshows from RJ Promotions


GS Media & Events which owns and operates more than 25
recreation-focused consumer shows throughout the United States,
announced it has acquired the following eight consumer shows from RJ
Promotions, Inc.:

  • Des Moines Boat & Sport Show
  • Des Moines RV & Outdoor Show
  • Topeka Boat & Outdoor Show
  • Topeka RV & Sport Show
  • Overland Park & Outdoor Show
  • Colorado Springs RV & Outdoor Show
  • Colorado Spring RV & Travel Expo
  • El Paso RV Show

Vilma Fraguada, President of GS Media & Events stated, "We are very
pleased to be adding these consumer shows to our portfolio of events.
Already a leading producer of consumer shows throughout the country,
these eight new shows will expand our presence in key recreational
markets of Colorado, Iowa, Kansas and Texas and leverage the synergies
we have across the RV, Outdoor and Recreational categories".

Kevin Hummer, President and CEO of RJ Promotions, Inc. stated, "GS Media
& Events is recognized nationally as an industry leader in the consumer
show business with proven success in attracting qualified buyers to
their shows through the marketing of their valuable assets and resources
that come from their diverse business units and strong presence in the
outdoor recreational markets. Under their leadership, I am confident
these shows will continue to grow and flourish for many years to come."

GS Media & Events invites RV enthusiasts across the nation to attend an
upcoming RV Show in their area. These shows will feature a variety of
motorized RVs, travel trailers and folding campers as well as expert
advice from industry professionals. Visit
for information about upcoming consumer shows.

Corporate Solutions of Westport, Connecticut was the exclusive advisor
to RJ Promotions in arranging, structuring and negotiating this

About GS Media & Events

GS Media & Events owns and operates over 25 recreation-focused consumer
shows across the RV, camping, outdoor, and boat & marine categories
throughout the United States. For more information, please go to

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