FIRST, a leading global events agency operating from offices in London, New York, Los Angeles and Singapore, today announced the acquisition of Barkley Kalpak Agency (BKA), an award-winning creative and experiential agency based in New York City. The terms of the purchase were not disclosed.

The acquisition of BKA further establishes FIRST as one of the leading global events agencies, enhancing its client portfolio in several key industries and service areas.