Pioneer in the market of trade shows in Rio de Janeiro, Fagga l GL events Exhibitions has a portfolio that includes over 3000 events in Brazil and 250 abroad. The company has offices in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Minas Gerais. In addition to the strong presence in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Fagga has consolidated its presence in other destinations in Brazil, especially the regional appeal, such as Minas Gerais and Bahia. The company integrates the Brazilian operations of GL events group, which arrived in the country in 2006 and currently manages 12 companies.
With extensive experience in promotion and organization of trade shows, Fagga l GL events Exhibitions is responsible for Rio Book Fair, the largest book fair in the country, and Expo Franchising ABF-Rio, which is among the world’s 10 largest franchising trade shows. The company is guided by diversification and variety in the segments in which it operates, holding events for so diverse markets such as beauty and gastronomy. In the beauty industry, we highlight Hair & Beauty trade show in Rio de Janeiro, the International Scientific Congress of Aesthetics / Estétika Trade Show in São Paulo; in the gastronomy market, the company is responsible for the editions of Mondial de la Bière, in Rio de Janeiro, and Brasil Brau in São Paulo, both aimed at the beer segment; as well as Sirha Rio, the world’s largest foodservice and hospitality event, held in Lyon, which has annual editions in Brazil. Fagga l GL events Exhibitions annually holds RioContentMarket in Rio de Janeiro, an international event that brings together the digital content production market, which attracts professionals from around the country and overseas.
About GL events
GL events is one of the world’s largest event industry groups, based in Lyon (France). Its revenue in 2014 was 939 million Euros. The company is present in 53 cities across 24 countries, where it manages 40 venues. With four thousand employees, the group has held over four thousand events.
With offices in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Paraná, GL events manages a portfolio of 12 companies in Brazil and is the only company in Latin America to work across the whole event production chain: from the conception, venue management , design, construction, structure supply and catering to hospitality, organization of exhibitions and production of brand events.