SmithBucklin-Owned Companies

Our acquisition strategy is to find companies that extend, enhance, or complement SmithBucklin’s value and service to its client organizations. When considering an acquisition, our top priority is that the candidate company shares our core values and is comprised of people of great talent and character.


360 Live Media is an award-winning, live-event experience design agency with full-service marketing capabilities. A strategy-driven organization that focuses on associations, 360 Live Media leverages the power of engagement to build brands, generate revenue, and increase relevance, all in support of the achievement of meaningful organizational results. Learn More


The Townsend Group is a leading advertising, exhibit and sponsorship sales and management organization for associations. Its clients receive the benefits of successful long-term relationships with advertisers, exhibitors, and sponsors, as well as opportunities to strategically generate additional leads and direct sales to support continued non-dues revenue growth. The company offers a broad range of services including print and online advertising, exhibition and sponsorship sales, and strategic planning in publishing and media transformation. Learn More


Inventures offers companies, industry communities, and standard-setting organizations access to seasoned professionals and solutions. We help our clients create and manage ecosystems, drive stakeholder collaboration, and build new markets. Whatever your goals, we can provide a customizable set of resources that are unmatched in the industry, and our business practices and approaches provide the expertise, speed, and leverage to help your organization achieve its vision. Learn More


Tech Image is a national, award-winning digital PR firm that uses the latest digital strategies to help clients tell their stories more efficiently and effectively. Specializing in digital channels, which both increases visibility and lowers costs, Tech Image leverages the latest technologies to improve its clients’ image. Learn More


SDI is a leader in incentive travel, strategic meetings, and special events. Since 1992, it has delivered industry-leading performance and planning solutions that illuminate, inspire, and engage its clients. With a reputation for highly personalized service, SDI’s team leverages its long-standing client and supplier relationships to provide global capabilities, customized incentive travel opportunities, and unique event experiences. Learn More


The France Foundation is an award-winning accredited medical education company that specializes in providing learners with curriculum-based educational interactions, in a variety of formats, to improve their performance as healthcare providers. The France Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) with Commendation status. It is also accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). Learn More