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PublicNYSE:MDP
Date1/1990
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitemeredith.com
Twitter@MeredithCorp
CategoryAdvertising
Phone515-284-3000
Employees3,160
Founded1902
Descriptionmedia and marketing company

Offices

HQ
1716 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA, 50309-3023
USA

People

VP Product Marketing
Board of Directors

Acquisitions

Total$356M
KMOV, 2/2014 $177M
AllRecipes, 1/2012 $175M
EatingWell, 6/2011
Real Girls Media Network, 12/2010 $4M
The Hyperfactory, 7/2010
Healia, 6/2007
New Media Strategies, 1/2007

Investments

WideOrbit 9/2002

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Meredith Corporation

Meredith Corporation, a media and marketing company, engages in magazine and book publishing, television broadcasting, integrated marketing, and interactive media business in the United States. It operates in two segments, Publishing and Broadcasting. The Publishing segment publishes magazines for women focusing on the home and family market. It publishes 25 subscription magazines, including Better Homes and Gardens, Family Circle, Ladies’ Home Journal, Parents, American Baby, Fitness, and More, as well as approximately 135 special interest publications primarily under the Better Homes and Gardens brands. This segment also includes book publishing, which has approximately 200 books in print; integrated marketing, which offers customer relationship marketing services, including direct, database, custom publishing, digital, and word-of-mouth marketing to corporate customers; and an Internet presence that consists of approximately 30 Web sites. The Broadcasting segment includes 12 network-affiliated television stations comprising 6 CBS affiliates, 3 FOX affiliates, 2 MyNetworkTV affiliates, and 1 NBC affiliate, as well as 1 AM radio station. This segment also comprises 20 Web sites, including 8 mobile Web sites, 8 iPhone applications, and video related operations.

The company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa.

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  1. Meredith Corp. closes on $177 million purchase of KMOV (stltoday.com) [edit]
  2. Meredith To Acquire Allrecipes.com From Reader’s Digest For $175 Million (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  3. Tasty! Meredith Launches Recipe.com, Acquires EatingWell Media Group (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Meredith 10-q for Dec 2010 (sec.gov) [edit]
  5. Meredith Corporation acquires The Hyperfactory (dmnews.com) [edit]
  6. Healia press release (healia.com) [edit]
  7. Meredith Corp. buys Genex and New Media Strategies (dmnews.com) [edit]
  8. WideOrbit, Inc. Announces Strategic Investment by The New York Times Company, Meredith Corporation and Liberty Corporation (findarticles.com) [edit]
  9. Meredith to Buy TV Stations From Gannett for $407.5 Million (bloomberg.com) [edit]
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