by Stephen Garner
Agenda Long Beach

AZTQ Corporation has acquired Agenda from Reed Exhibitions. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Under the new deal, Agenda will be run by AZTQ as a stand-alone show under the leadership of Tony Shellman and Laurent Huttinot. The show will return to Las Vegas for the fall 2020 buying season from February 4th to 6th, 2020 with AZTQ planning to open attendee registration in the next two weeks.

 “We are excited about the acquisition of Agenda by AZTQ and look forward to growing and expanding this important and culturally relevant show,” said Shellman, Agenda’s show director. “It has been a fantastic journey for myself and the team and we look forward to continuing to partner with innovative and leading fashion brands.”

“We value the partnerships we have developed with fashion brands that make Agenda the unique and vibrant community that it is today,” added Huttinot, Agenda’s brand partnership manager. “We plan to continue to innovate and be true to who we are as disruptors and innovators.”