Hearst Magazines International Announces the Launch of Totally Global Media
NEW YORK, May 16, 2013 – Hearst Magazines International (HMI), a unit of Hearst Magazines, today announced the launch of Totally Global Media. TGM is a worldwide advertising platform comprised of Hearst Magazines’ websites and Hearst’s international publishing partner websites that offers quality content from brands including Harper’s BAZAAR, Esquire, ELLE and Cosmopolitan as well as highly-trafficked, pure-play digital sites such as Digital Spy in the U.K. and Yoka.com in China.
With offices in New York and London, TGM is a centralized marketing solution for brands looking to leverage digital and cross-platform programs in multiple regions of the world, with a portfolio that offers 200 million unique visitors per month in more than 20 countries. Hearst Magazines International’s publishing partners include industry leaders Burda Media, Televisa Publishing + Digital, Groupe Marie Claire, Rogers Communications and more.
“TGM is a one-stop-shop for global marketers,” said Gina Garrubbo, senior vice president of Totally Global Media. “We’re developing and managing custom, multi-country digital and cross-platform advertising and marketing programs with global appeal, translated for local markets, all with a single buy and one point of communication—it is streamlined and highly efficient.”
“TGM is the first worldwide advertising platform built on globally recognized content brands that offers marketers a powerful tool for communicating with a huge audience of women,” said Duncan Edwards, president and CEO of Hearst Magazines International. “For advertisers, TGM simplifies the often complicated process of marketing in multiple countries, and for our publishing partners, it is an opportunity to capture incremental dollars from global budgets. TGM is a prime example of Hearst’s unique ability to harness our brands and audiences to create scale that is unrivaled in the industry.”
About Hearst Magazines International
As the largest U.S. publisher of magazines worldwide, Hearst Magazines International, a unit of Hearst Corporation, encompasses 290 magazines and 147 websites in 34 languages and 81 countries. Major titles include powerful brand equities like Cosmopolitan and ELLE, both international super-brands with more editions than any other women’s magazines in the world; ELLE DÉCOR, Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Harper's BAZAAR, Popular Mechanics, and Seventeen. In addition, Hearst Magazines International publishes other titles through joint ventures, including Men’s Health and Runner’s World in the U.K., and The Robb Report in Russia and China. Hearst Magazines has wholly-owned subsidiaries in China, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Spain, Taiwan and the U.K. Hearst Magazines publishes 20 titles in the U.S.