SOURCE: Magazines Canada

Magazines Canada

September 26, 2013 11:00 ET

40th FIPP World Congress to Be Held in Toronto

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2013) - It was announced at the 39th FIPP World Congress in Rome, Italy, that the 40th Congress will be held in Toronto, Canada, on September 21-23, 2015 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. The Congress is the world's most iconic international magazine media event.

Chris Llewellyn, president and CEO, FIPP, said: "I am delighted to announce that FIPP's iconic World Congress will be taking place in September 2015 in Toronto -- the first time ever the event will be held in Canada. 2015 is a special year for FIPP, our 90th birthday, and the 40th World Congress, and it's fitting that we continue taking the Congress to new countries. Toronto will be a fabulous host city. It's the cultural, financial and entertainment centre of Canada, one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the world, and is home to our colleagues at Magazines Canada, one of the most active and creative of magazine associations representing Canada's more than 2,000 magazine media brands. All in all the 40th FIPP World Congress promises to be a very special experience and event."

Mark Jamison, CEO, Magazines Canada, said: "We are pleased and privileged to welcome FIPP's 40th World Congress to Toronto in 2015. A milestone! And like our magazines, Canada guarantees excitement. Please join us."

Visit fippcongress.com for more information about the 40th FIPP World Congress in Toronto.

For further enquiries about the 40th FIPP World Congress, contact Claire Jones at Claire@fipp.com or +44 207 404 4169.

For sponsorship enquiries at the 40th FIPP World Congress, contact Stuart Hands at Stuart@fipp.com or +44 207 404 4169.

About FIPP

FIPP -- the worldwide magazine media association -- represents companies and individuals involved in the creation, publishing, or distribution of quality content, in whatever form, by whatever channel, and in the most appropriate frequency, to defined audiences of interest.

FIPP has more than 700 member companies, which include 56 national magazine associations, 504 publishing companies with international interests, and 153 suppliers to the industry and associated organisations, in 63 countries, all of whom use FIPP to find new business partners and gather information on potential markets. FIPP represents more than 6,000 member magazine titles, which include almost all of the world's leading magazine brands. fipp.com

About Magazines Canada

Magazines Canada is the national trade association representing Canadian-owned, Canadian-content consumer, cultural, specialty, professional and business media magazines. French and English member titles offer a wide range of topics including business, professional, news, politics, sports, arts and culture, leisure, lifestyle, women and youth, made available on multiple platforms. The association focuses on government affairs, services to the advertising trade, circulation marketing and the development of career skills for and the recognition of excellence among the people who work in Canada's magazine media. magazinescanada.ca

Contact Information

  • Contacts

    Amy Duffin
    Communications Manager
    FIPP
    Email Contact
    +44.207.404.4169

    Brianne DiAngelo
    Manager, Communications
    Magazines Canada
    Email Contact
    416.504.0274 x227