Burda invests in fashion marketplace Zilingo
Hubert Burda Media announced its investment in Zilingo, the leading fashion-focused marketplace platform in Southeast Asia. Burda’s growth capital arm BurdaPrincipal Investments led the $17M Series B funding round alongside Sequoia Capital India and other already existing investors. This round will be used to strengthen the company’s position ...
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Digital publisher of the year
Immediate Media, Burda’s special interest, content and platform company in the UK, has been named Consumer Digital Publisher of the Year at this year’s AOP Digital Publishing Awards. The award presented by the UK Association of Online Publishers (AOP) recognises the business which has demonstrated ...
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Adel Gelbert is appointed CEO
C3, Europe’s leading service provider for content marketing, is to have a CEO for the first time: Adel Gelbert will be in charge of the international agency group from 1 September 2017. For the past five years, Gelbert has been a partner at FischerAppelt Advisors, ...
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A record sum for charity
Prestige, Burda’s flagship luxury lifestyle magazine in Asia, helped raise a record $1.2 million in donations for the Yellow Ribbon Fund, which supports the rehabilitation of ex-prisoners and their families. The Charity event was held at The Ritz-Carlton Millenia Singapore in May, the Yellow Ribbon ...
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Martin Weiss appointed to the executive board of Hubert Burda Media
Martin Weiss was announced a new appointment to take effect on August 1st 2017, within the executive board at Hubert Burda Burda,  Weiss will oversee the group’s international business. With Weiss's leadership at BurdaPrincipal Investments, he will now be in charge of the international publishing business which will ...
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Burda International acquires LifestyleAsia.com to become the regional Leader in Digital Luxury Publishing and Content Marketing
Bangkok/Hong Kong, January 12, 2017. Burda International announced today that it has acquired LifestyleAsia.com. Together with Burda’s own brands – Prestige, AUGUSTMAN and PIN Prestige – this strategic acquisition will form the leading digital and print luxury content platform in Southeast Asia and Hong Kong. The three founders ...
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Burda Principal Investments Announces Entry into Southeast Asia, Adds Albert Shyy as Principal
(March 15, 2017) Burda Principal Investments, the investment arm of European media conglomerate Hubert Burda Media, has announced the opening of its Singapore office to establish its presence in Asia, with a particular focus on Southeast Asia. The company also confirmed Albert Shyy has joined ...
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“We tell stories – by, about and with brands”
BCN, Burda’s central marketer, and the content marketing network C3 are setting up b.famous content studios as a 50/50 joint venture. The task of the new studio is to develop tailored and cross-media content campaigns for advertising customers exclusively with the media brands from Hubert ...
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