nextmedia has been managed by CEO, David Gardiner and Commercial Director, Bruce Duncan since its formation in 2008 who are supported by an experienced executive team and over 100 dedicated professionals including editors, journalists, developers, sales staff and event specialists who are passionate about their sectors.
nextmedia is a leading Australian publishing business with over 35 BRANDS including magazine titles, a range of websites, social media, digital properties, custom publishing and events, focusing on providing passionate communities with the information they seek. nextmedia is unique and innovative and understands its readers and creates carefully targeted and curated content to inspire, inform and engage readers in their passions.
nextmedia’s portfolio has an extensive range of specialist and niche titles/websites including both “Business to Consumer” (B2C) and “Business to Business” (B2B) and focuses on a number of market sectors which provide advertisers with access to targeted interest groups. nextmedia has sector presence and gets involvement from its communities with a number of “touch points” including Print, Digital and Events. The broad range of demographics across the portfolio provides a unique network for advertisers.
nextmedia has strong retail relationships and commercial arrangements for product distribution to news agencies, supermarkets, major chain stores and specialty outlets that can be leveraged. nextmedia has key relationships with direct advertisers and agencies and key supplier relationships particularly in printing, distribution, subscriptions and gifts with purchase. The company is the fourth largest consumer magazine publishing business in Australia.
The FORUM MEDIA GROUP (FMG) is an international media company headquartered near Munich (Germany) with leading professional publishing houses worldwide. In 2016, the FMG achieved a turnover of 94 million Euro and employed more than 1,000 employees in Europe, Asia, North America, and Australia.
Founded in 1988, the FORUM MEDIA GROUP is an expert in providing business and private clients with high value information and entertainment products, and professional training and development. The FORUM MEDIA GROUP companies also offer a large portfolio of special interest publications, magazines, and highly regarded events.