Tulsa, Okla.—PennWell Corp., publisher of Oil & Gas Journal and LEDs Magazine, has acquired the LED Show, an annual lighting industry event. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Christine Shaw, senior VP-group publisher of PennWell's LEDs & Lighting Media Group, will oversee the event. The show's founder, James Highgate, will serve as a consultant.
Separately, last month PennWell acquired eMarket Software, which offers mapping products to the energy industry. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
PennWell said eMarket's technology will become the Web-based mapping platform for its MAPSearch business, which provides data to the energy industry.