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Reed Exhibitions Overview

Richmond, London, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
RELX
1968
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Publishing
$10+ billion (HKD) per year
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Reed Exhibitions is the world’s premier exhibition organizer, with a network of 41 offices worldwide, and a rapidly growing portfolio of events and partners in the economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and the Middle East. This global perspective enables us to ... Read more

Mission: We have over 50 years unrivaled experience in developing, marketing, selling and organizing exhibitions and events. We excel in creating brand leading, highly targeted events where people from around the world can come together to do business, network and learn. Our vision is ... Read more

Reed Exhibitions Reviews

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Reed Exhibitions CEO Chet Burchett
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  • "Backward business practice, high pressure office politics, little resources"

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    I worked at Reed Exhibitions full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Reed Exhibitions is considered a leading exhibition organizer worldwide.

    Cons

    The Hong Kong branch has been losing money for years.

    The Hong Kong branch management couldn't secure proper corporate resources to support the smooth business operations, i.e. super slow internet speed for years, corporate IT security setting would block the website of Reed's own trade show.

    Serious internal political struggles between team heads, extremely unfriendly and non-supportive environment.

    Personal attack and humiliation to junior staff.

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Reed Exhibitions Photos

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Reed Exhibitions photo of: A team of Reed Exhibitions employees redecorated rooms at the Kids in Crisis nursery. They helped create warm and welcoming spaces for families in need as part of our RE Cares program!
Reed Exhibitions photo of: Reed Exhibitions USA NY Comicon
Reed Exhibitions photo of: Reed Exhibitions Brazil
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Reed Exhibitions photo of: Reed Exhibitions USA at Book Expo America
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Reed Exhibitions Interviews

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    Marketing Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Reed Exhibitions (Norwalk, CT (US)) in January 2011.

    Interview

    Reed hires slowly. You will have to go through at least 5 interviews before an offer is presented or you hear back from them. HR is knowledgable and courteous. Expect to be brought into the office 2-4 times for separate interviews. Research the company, the trade show industry and their individual portfolio of shows on their corporate site before interviewing.

    Interview Questions

    • Give a solid example of an accomplishment you are particularly proud of and how you went about solving a difficult problem.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Flexible on vacation. Ask for 3 weeks.

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