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Acxiom provides the data foundation for the world’s best marketers. We enable people-based marketing everywhere through a simple, open approach to connecting systems and data that drives seamless customer experiences and higher ROI. By making it safe and easy to unify, validate, enhance and activate data, we help marketers understand the customer journey and engage customers across the channels and devices they use today and those they will embrace tomorrow. A leader in identity and ethical data use for more than 45 years, Acxiom helps thousands of clients and partners around the globe work together to create a world where all marketing is relevant. Visit acxiom.com.

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 auditedmedia.com.

At CDS Global, we help media companies be leaders in the ever-changing print and digital landscape with innovative and sustainable solutions to attract, retain and interact with customers. With more than 45 years of expertise and 15 locations worldwide, CDS Global is the world’s leading magazine media fulfillment service provider. We manage 200 million consumers across 1,000 brands. We continuously create and adapt new technologies that enable media companies to navigate both print and digital, building connections with their customers. 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. Visit cds-global.com.

 

Chartbeat, the content intelligence platform for publishers, tracks what people are reading on a second-by-second, pixel-by-pixel basis on each site, article and page. Our Chartbeat for Publishing (CBP) solution empowers editorial teams to maximize every news moment with real-time editorial analytics, home page optimization, headline testing, platform referral insights, audience engagement metrics and historical reporting. As the analytics partner for more than 50,000 leading media sites around the globe, Chartbeat strengthens the connection between article and audience to deepen engagement and take content to new heights—no matter the type of publication. Visit 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, international and specialty market newsstand channels. Through innovative consumer insights and analytics, CMG provides category management guidance to leading retail chains. CMG’s goal remains quite simple­—to maximize sales at the newsstand while focusing on supply chain initiatives that help remove structural impediments within the distribution channel. CMG is committed to collaborating with publishers, retailers and wholesale distributors to better serve the end users—magazine consumers. Above all, CMG is focused on developing supply chain solutions to ensure that magazines remain an important part of consumers’ shopping experience. Visit i-cmg.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. Visit gfk.com.

Google’s innovative search technologies connect millions of people around the world with information every day. Founded in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, doctorate students in computer science at Stanford University, today Google is a top web property in all major global markets. Google’s targeted advertising program, 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, visit our website

With a rich history of industry experience, innovative solutions and service reliability, LSC Communications (NYSE: LKSD) is a global leader in print and digital media solutions. The company’s traditional and digital print-related services and office products serve the needs of publishers, merchandisers and retailers around the world. With advanced technology and a consultative approach, LSC’s supply chain solutions meet the needs of each business by getting their content into the right hands as efficiently as possible. Visit lsccom.com.

MediaRadar offers comprehensive advertising analysis for over 3.1 million brands across multiple media platforms including TV, digital, mobile, email, events, social media and print. Our 1,600 clients enjoy unmatched quality and award-winning customer service that helps them identify sales opportunities, create bulletproof pitches and get the most from every sale. Contact us today and ask us about our all new SnapChat advertising Intelligence.

Piano helps the world’s leading content companies design, deploy and optimize their business models for premium content.

Piano’s platform makes it easy for great media companies to market, sell and fulfill their content across any channel their audience wants. Our tools give business users control over the complete experience—targeting the right segments, creating incentives for users to register and pay, and retaining those customers with minimal churn—without ever having to go to the IT team again.

The world’s leading media and content companies use Piano to drive engagement, loyalty and revenue. Our clients include Hearst, Condé Nast, Bloomberg, NBC, The Economist, The Dallas Morning News and dozens of others. Visit Piano.io.

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.

We’re on a mission to improve the way people discover stories that matter.

That’s why we’ve partnered with publishers around the world to give readers unlimited access to the biggest names in content.

We’re all about choice. And so are the thousands of global businesses we work with. These hotels, airlines, libraries, cruise lines, and other corporations ensure their patrons have the magazines and newspapers that interest them. Helping publishers get discovered in hard-to-reach places everywhere.

Using their phone or tablet, readers can browse content online or download entire issues using the PressReader app. They can subscribe for unlimited access, or get the full experience sponsored by one of our partners. Visit pressreader.com.

Quad/Graphics is a leading marketing solutions provider. The Company leverages its strong print foundation as part of a much larger, robust integrated marketing platform that helps marketers and content creators improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their marketing spend across offline and online media channels. With a consultative approach, worldwide capabilities, leading-edge technology and single-source simplicity, Quad has the resources and knowledge to help a wide variety of clients in multiple vertical industries, including retail, publishing and healthcare. Quad provides a diverse range of digital and print and related products, services and solutions from multiple locations throughout North America, South America and Europe, and strategic partnerships in Asia and other parts of the world. Visit qg.com.

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

Our technology analyzes and quantifies audience, attention, topics and engagement, ensuring that you deliver each social message at the right moment—when users are online and engaging with related content. As a result, marketers gain value for each piece of content and deeper engagement across social media channels.

Media companies can also capitalize on their top-performing social content by making it available for advertiser sponsorship. These sponsored posts, called AttentionStream, create revenue opportunities using existing company content that is sure to perform.

Founded in 2009 and backed by venture capital, SocialFlow’s client roster includes half of the top 150 media companies, such as The New York Times Company, Time Inc., The Associated Press, BBC, New York Media, Al Jazeera and Condé Nast. Visit socialflow.com.

Vindicia, an Amdocs company, offers comprehensive subscription management solutions that help businesses acquire and retain more customers. Providing much more than just a billing and payments system, the company’s SaaS-based subscription management platform combines big data analysis, strategic consulting and proprietary retention technology. Vindicia provides its clients with more recurring revenue, more customer data, better insights and greater value throughout the entire subscriber life cycle. That’s why they call us “The Subscription People.” To learn more, visit vindicia.com.

ZINIO, The Technology Company for Digital Magazines, provides publishers with comprehensive content conversion, editing, distribution and publishing technology services, solving all of your replica issues by automatically converting your existing content into responsive XML and JSON content for the web, native mobile and tablet apps, online newsstands—wherever your content is consumed digitally.

The ZINIOpro platform truly delivers on the edit once, publish everywhere vision with enhancements appearing across all distribution channels. From the ZINIO newsstand to publisher websites and apps, from the ZINIO for Libraries program to the Amazon Kindle, content looks and renders the same way, delivering a consistent brand experience everywhere your readers are. And it’s all achieved through one cost-effective workflow. Contact us today to explore the possibilities with ZINIO at ziniopro.com.