Mediaquest announces JV with Buro 247 LLC
Mediaquest has announced its joint venture with BURO 247 LLC, the cutting-edge, international and contemporary news website. Mediaquest will be responsible for all aspects of Buro 24/7 Middle East, including content, sales and events.
Buro 24/7 covers the latest events from around the world and regionally in fashion, art, music, film, books, cars, travel, lifestyle and more.
Its founder and inspiration, Miroslava Duma, is one of the world’s most renowned fashion editors. She was cited as a “force of the fashion industry” by The Financial Times and as “a brilliant entrepreneur” by Vogue.
Duma is a regular speaker and commentator on business, digital and media, and has featured as a panelist at the DLD Conference in Munich, the Vogue Fashion Festival in London, the Fashion Tech Forum in New York and, for two years running, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF).
In a testament to its success, Buro 24/7 has launched, in just four years, local versions in ten countries and regions, including Russia, Ukraine, the Middle East, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Central Europe, with an additional 12 countries in the pipeline.
The Buro 24/7 Middle East platform is unique in that it will provide readers with breaking news from both the region and around the world, sharing the latest reports with other global Buro 24/7 platforms and providing an invaluable network for readers, partners and brands.
Partnering with Mediaquest will ensure this quest for excellence continues, with Buro24/7 Middle East becoming one of the leading websites in the region.
Mediaquest is one of the region’s most influential privately owned media companies. Established in 1997, Mediaquest’s mission is to inform, educate and entertain audiences across the MENA region, thereby building bridges between the Arab world and the West.
Mediaquest boasts a combined online and offline portfolio of more than 20 titles, covering marketing, communications, women’s interests, lifestyle and entertainment. Reputed brands include: Marie Claire Arabia, Haya Magazine, AMEinfo and Kippreport, in addition to highly regarded business-to-business titles: TRENDS, Gulf Marketing Review (GMR), Saneou Al Hadath, Arabies and Communicate. Its dedicated Dotmena network hosts 75 premium websites that attract more than 41 million unique visitors each month.
Mediaquest also creates, project manages and delivers some of the region’s best-known industry events, including the Festival of Media MENA, arab luxury world, TOP CEO, Marketing to Women and the Effie MENA Awards.