The Association of Magazine Media

Sponsors

AMMC 2017 Sponsors

The Alliance for Audited Media powers transparency and collaboration between North America’s leading media professionals. AAM is the industry’s recognized leader in cross-media verification, with unparalleled expertise across all brand platforms, including web, mobile, email and print. More than 4,000 publishers, advertisers, agencies and technology vendors depend on AAM’s data-driven insights, technology certification audits and information services to transact with trust. To learn how AAM brings trust and transparency to today’s media ecosystem, visit info.auditedmedia.com/mpa.

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations and secure lasting results. For more information, please visit bcg.com.

AtCDS Global,we help media companies be leaders in the ever-changing print and digital landscape, with innovative, sustainable and highly cost-effective solutions to attract, retain and interact with consumers.

With more than 40 years of expertise and 16 locations worldwide, CDS Global is the world’s leading media fulfillment service provider. We manage 192 million consumers across nearly 1,000 print and digital magazine titles.

We continuously create and adapt new technologies that enable media companies to navigate both print and digital, building connections with their consumers. From order management and payment processing to customer service and business analytics, CDS Global simplifies operations and helps you facilitate and accelerate the transformation to multichannel content. https://www.cds-global.com/

Chartbeat, the content intelligence platform for publishers, believes that today’s content creators need mission-critical insights – in real time and across desktop, social and mobile platforms – to turn visitors into audience. That’s why our software goes beyond clicks and pageviews so content creators can understand what, within their content, is keeping people engaged. Partnering with over 50,000 media brands across 60+ countries, Chartbeat’s software and front-line tools help the world’s leading media companies understand, measure and build business value from the attention earned by their content. https://chartbeat.com/

CMG- Comag Marketing Group provides publishers of many of the world’s leading magazine brands with comprehensive retail sales, circulation marketing and supply chain solutions for the mass market, direct-to-retail, international and specialty market newsstand channels. Through innovative consumer insights and analytics, CMG provides category management guidance to many leading retail chains.

CMG’s goal is to maximize sales in the newsstand environment while focusing on supply chain initiatives that help remove structural impediments within the distribution channel. CMG is committed to collaborating with retailers and wholesale distributors to better serve the end users—magazine consumers. Above all, CMG remains focused on developing supply chain solutions for a mature product category with effective, value-added services through enhanced consumer marketing and research capabilities so that the magazine category continues to be a vital part of the consumer’s shopping experience. http://www.i-cmg.com.

FTI Consultingis an independent global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political, regulatory, reputational and transactional. FTI Consulting professionals, located in all major business centers throughout the world, work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and opportunities. Connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn or visit us at www.fticonsulting.com.

GfK MRI’s focus on excellence has made it the leading source of top-quality media and consumer research in the U.S. All GfK MRI studies reflect an enduring commitment to delivering reliable and actionable information about the world’s most dynamic consumer market.

GfK MRI’s Survey of the American Consumer® is the industry standard for magazine audience ratings in the U.S., and the majority of media and marketing plans in the country rely on it. The survey also serves as the foundation for a variety of innovative products and services—understanding today’s “Tvideo” viewers, activating digital targets and capturing rich data on consumers’ smartphone use. http://www.gfk.com/.

Google’s innovative search technologies connect millions of people around the world with information every day. Founded in 1998 by Stanford Ph.D. students Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Google today is a top web property in all major global markets. Google’s targeted advertising program, which is the largest and fastest growing in the industry, provides businesses of all sizes with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. Google is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visitwww.google.com.

MediaRadar revolutionizes ad sales by helping sales executives spend their time pitching and closing deals, instead of researching and preparing. MediaRadar helps sellers determine the best prospects to pursue, which offerings to pitch and how to position themselves most effectively against their competitors. This SaaS sales-enablement platform is built on the most comprehensive and up-to-date database of multimedia advertising information available. https://mediaradar.com/.

min is magazine media's trusted source for consumer and B2B brands, reaching thousands of media executives in print, online and live events. For more than 60 years, min has been serving its community with unparalleled information, education and recognition.

PUBLISHERS INFORMATION BUREAU (PIB) is the premier source of consumer magazine advertising paging, expenditures and related information. PIB® is a membership organization administered by The Association of Magazine Media (MPA). Both MPA and Non-MPA members are able to join.

PIB® is recognized in the industry as the most trusted source of print magazine ad data. Agencies, advertisers, industry analysts and venture capital companies that share an interest in the print ROI component of the magazine industry regularly rely upon the organization’s reporting.

As one of the leading publication printers in the U.S., Publishers Press brings together credible resources and tools that offer sound solutions. Its partnerships with customers and industry associates reflect quality, innovation and integrity. The family-owned company has been in business for over 150 years, and is a pioneer in distribution systems, prepress and more. Publishers Press also offers a suite of digital solutions that include ContentXpress, apps, multichannel digital editions, email marketing, custom publishing and design services. Your Content. Our Passion. http://www.pubpress.com.

Quad/Graphics is a leading global provider of print and media solutions. Quad creates value for clients by helping them perform better in today’s rapidly changing world through innovative solutions that improve efficiencies, reduce costs, lift response and increase revenue. The Quad team believes that doing things differently—and better—enhances results and that constant innovation provides customers with more agility and faster speed to market while also creating powerful consumer experiences that drive improved performance. https://www.qg.com.

SocialFlow is a leading social platform built for media companies. Our tools, products and services help easily distribute engaging social content and create monetization opportunities from social efforts.

Our technology analyzes and quantifies audience, attention, topics and engagement, ensuring that each social message is delivered at the right moment—when users are online and engaging with related content.

Founded in 2009 and backed by venture capital, SocialFlow has a client roster that includes half of the top 150 media companies, such as The New York Times, Time Inc., the Associated Press, BBC, New York Media, Al Jazeera and Condé Nast. http://www.socialflow.com/.

Texture is the only content subscription service offering unlimited access to over 200 of the most popular magazines for one low monthly price. Recently named a Top Ten App of 2016 by Apple, the Texture app preserves what’s great about magazines and enhances it through a rich, high-fidelity experience that allows members to enjoy the content they love, anywhere they go. Texture also adds digital functionality like search, save and personalization that give members greater access to the whole library, including over 15,000 back issues.

Texture is a service owned by Next Issue Media LLC, founded in 2010 by Hearst, Time Inc., Condé Nast, NewsCorp and Meredith, and the app is available on virtually every smartphone and tablet.

Texture recently launched its Publisher Direct Sales program where publishers can earn significant bounties when they help generate growth. Drop by our booth to find out more.https://www.texture.com/.

Vindicia brings enterprise-class innovation to consumer-facing subscription billing to help businesses acquire and retain more customers by making payments seamless, secure and easy. Vindicia® CashBox® and Vindicia Select™ subscription billing and recurring revenue solutions keep consumers connected to the services they love, and businesses connected to the subscription revenue they need. Vindicia’s trusted SaaS-based platform increases recurring revenue, reduces customer churn and optimizes online marketing. The company has processed over $21 billion globally for its clients, providing them with more than $90 million in annual incremental revenue. Clients include TransUnion Interactive, IAC, Vimeo and Next Issue Media. https://www.vindicia.com/.

West Linn Paper Company is an independent manufacturer of coated free-sheet web paper. The high-quality Sonoma®, Capistrano® and Nature® brands are well respected for their print quality and runnability. West Linn products are sold throughout North America and are used for high-end advertising materials, direct mail, magazines, catalogs and book publishing.

Located in Nova Scotia, Port Hawkesbury Paper is the leading provider and low-cost producer of supercalendered (SC) paper in North America. The SC machine at Port Hawkesbury is capable of delivering the highest-quality and most-efficient paper production available. Port Hawkesbury Paper’s Artisan®, Prominence Plus®, Prominence® and Maritime® lines offer a wide selection of SC options to publishers and printers. http://www.wlinpco.com.

ZINIO brings innovation and inspiration to the world of magazine publishers and consumers by delivering the ultimate digital reading experience on any device. As pioneers of the digital publishing industry for over a decade, ZINIO leads the digital magazine market in breadth of content and accessibility on any platform.

For magazine publishers, ZINIOpro converts print magazines to digital content through its SaaS platform, offering publishers complete flexibility in managing and delivering their content in branded, native magazine applications for tablet, smartphone and desktop, in searchable article databases, or on the growing network of ZINIOpro distribution partners.

For magazine consumers, ZINIO operates online newsstands and award-winning iOS, Android, Windows and Kindle apps in more than 30 languages, providing the broadest selection of digital magazines accessible on any platform that can be read online or offline, synced across multiple devices and searched for archival content. https://www.zinio.com/