Penton is a professional information services company. We engage and inform millions of professionals every day, helping them decide how to grow and solve their most critical business challenges. As a leading provider of workflow solutions and insightful content, marketing services and networking via in-person and online events, we help businesses do business. We focus our industry expertise on five core growth markets - agriculture, transportation, natural products/food, infrastructure, and industrial design and manufacturing.
- Business Type:
- Publishing company
- Industry Type:
- Market Focus:
- Internationally (various countries)
Farm Progress Group is comprised of 24 franchises that serve the U.S. agriculture market and is the largest and most diversified agriculture information business in North America. Through a robust network of live events, digital products, data, marketing services, broadcasting and publications, Penton Farm Progress is connected to nearly 75% of the 2.2 million farms and ranches in the U.S., and an estimated 85% of the nation’s annual agricultural gross domestic product.
Whether helping pilots understand the latest aviation products, connecting natural products manufacturers to the most cost effective ingredient suppliers, or keeping engineers up-to-date on new efficient designs, Penton's leading business information brands are the vital source for business. We are the heart of our five core sectors, which include: agriculture, transportation, infrastructure, design and manufacturing, and natural products and food. At Penton, we are all about providing relevant information and connections at the right time, in the right environment. Our solutions are tailored to the needs of our users, which is why they take so many forms – digital, data, print and live events. While longevity doesn't necessarily correlate to success, the dozens of Penton brands within five distinct core sectors have been entrenched in the day-to-day relevance of meeting their user's needs. Today, more than seven million professionals rely on Penton products for the information needed to compete and the connections needed to succeed.