LeftField Media is a boutique events company focused on developing face-to-face events in a range of communities rooted in contemporary culture and shared passion. LeftField Media was formed in 2014 by Greg Topalian (20+ year event veteran and founder of New York Comic Con) and is owned by Topalian and Clarion UX, a Clarion Events company. With a keen sense of the ever-evolving needs of the industry as well as the new opportunities created by change, LeftField takes a clean slate approach to business. LeftField’s portfolio reaches fans and businesses spanning the worlds of comics, movies, television, toys, games, anime, manga, science, technology, education and fine art.
Clarion UX:: Clarion UX (formerly Urban Expositions) produces 37 events across 13 sectors of both trade and consumer events. Clarion UX, which is the U.S. division of Clarion Events, UK, and backed by The Blackstone Group has become one of the fastest growing event companies in the U.S. with aggressive growth through both acquisition and launch. The Clarion Events portfolio spans a number of product sectors, including ones they share with Clarion UX including Art, Gaming and Retail-Trade and now Power and Energy. Clarion Events also produces a multitude of consumer events, industry conference and trade events in defense & security, life sciences, and technology. The company website is www.clarionevents.com