May 28, 2008

Lanyon, an online request-for-proposal and content-technology provider, has acquired RFP Express, which also provides automated RFP solutions for hotel negotiations. Lanyon will take on approximately 190 RFP Express clients with the acquisition, along with technology that "complements and expands" its current products, according Lanyon president and CEO Todd E. Tyler.

Champion Exposition Services released C3 2.0, an updated and enhanced version of its online collaboration center for trade show and event managers. The platform now allows orders to be placed online directly with Champion, and offers newly customized reporting and approval tools, workflow and process templates, and an e-mail alert system. Details are available at