United Business Media consolidates health care operations; CMP Media changes name to CMP Technology
London—United Business Media said last week that it plans to consolidate its health care activities worldwide into CMPMedica. The company has appointed Henry Elkington to be CEO of the health care division. In a related move, UBM subsidiary CMP Media will now focus exclusively on global IT markets and will transfer its U.S.-based medical publishing and continuing medical education business to CMPMedica. CMP Media’s exhibitions businesses in the beauty and cruise shipping markets will be transferred into UBM’s CMPI division. CMP Media has been renamed CMP Technology.