Newton, Mass.—Questex Media Group on Tuesday said it has acquired FierceMarkets (www.fiercemarkets.com
), an online b-to-b media company that targets business decision-makers through its portfolio of e-mail newsletters, Web sites, webinars and live events. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. FierceMarkets currently produces 19 targeted online publications focusing on the telecommunications, life sciences, health care, IT and finance industries. E-mail products include, FierceBiotech, FierceCIO, FierceHealthcare, FierceFinance and FierceWireless. Jeff Giesea, founder and president of FierceMarkets, and his team will continue to manage FierceMarkets from its Washington, D.C., headquarters. It will operate as a subsidiary of Questex. Jordan, Edmiston Group represented FierceMarkets in the transaction.