Simmons-Boardman Rail Group named Railway Interchange media partnerWritten by William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief
Railway Interchange, the largest exhibition and technical conference in North America, on Feb. 20 announced that Simmons-Boardman Rail Group, publisher of Railway Age, Railway Track & Structures (RT&S) and International Railway Journal (IRJ), is the official media partner for 2019. Railway Interchange is scheduled on Sunday, Sept. 22 through Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minn.
“As the official media partner for Railway Interchange, Railway Age, RT&S and IRJ will offer exclusive news coverage of the event in addition to offering digital opportunities for exhibitors and sponsors to raise their companies’ profile with conference attendees,” the event’s organizers noted. “Digital opportunities available include an exclusive Railway Interchange channel sponsorship on RailwayAge.com, newsletter banners, dedicated email campaigns, branded video content, and a webinar sponsorship.
Railway Interchange 2019 combines the technical and educational conferences of the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) and the Railway Supply Institute (RSI). The event also features a major exhibition showcasing the latest technology, services, and research by members of the RSI, the Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association (REMSA), and Railway Systems Suppliers, Inc. (RSSI).
“This media marketing partnership between Railway Interchange 2019 and Simmons-Boardman’s rail publications will provide expanded coverage of Railway Interchange technical and educational sessions, as well as the innovative products and services that will be showcased at the indoor and outdoor exhibitions,” said AREMA Executive Director and CEO Elizabeth S. Caruso. “We look forward to working with these leading U.S. and international rail publications to promote our world-class rail conference.”
“Railway Age, RT&S and IRJ are honored to be named the official media partners for Railway Interchange,” said Group Publisher Jonathan Chalon. “In addition to supporting the event through digital marketing, the September issues of Railway Age and RT&S will feature exclusive coverage for our subscribers and social media content for our followers.” Companies seeking information about digital advertising opportunities may contact Chalon at [email protected].
More than 80% of Railway Interchange exhibition booth space has been sold; sponsorship sales are ongoing. Registration and hotel reservations for Railway Interchange 2019 will open on April 2.
About Railway Interchange
Railway Interchange 2019, Sept. 22-25, 2019 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, combines the technical and educational conferences of the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) and the Railway Supply Institute (RSI). The event also features a major exhibition showcasing the latest technology, services, and research by members of the RSI, the Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association (REMSA), and Railway Systems Suppliers, Inc. (RSSI). Learn more at www.railwayinterchange.org; follow @RailwyInterchg on Twitter.
About Simmons-Boardman Rail Group
The Simmons-Boardman Rail Group is the world’s largest, most complete source of railway information. It is the trusted voice of the industry in print, in person and online. Railway Age and Railway Track & Structures (RT&S) cover the multi-billion-dollar North American railway market; RT&S is the only publication devoted to the industry’s single-largest source of capital spending—engineering. International Railway Journal (IRJ) reaches subscribers in more than 120 countries.