NEW YORK, NY (BRAIN) Feb 6, 12:55 MT—Nielsen Holdings, which runs the well-known television traffic survey as well as the bike trade show Interbike, is reporting a revenue increase of 8 percent for 2011.
Of special interest to the bike and sports industry, Nielsen's expo division grew by 7 percent in 2011 and a healthy 17 percent in the final quarter of the year.
Nielsen, traded on New York Stock Exchange as NLSN, also owns the Outdoor Retailer trade shows and about 25 other shows.
Last year's revenues totaled $5.5 billion. Net income was $86 million compared to $132 million in 2010.