October 01, 2014 1:33 PM ET

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Company Overview of F+W Media, Inc.

Company Overview

F+W Media, Inc. operates as a content and ecommerce company. The company offers a range of products and services in the categories of arts and crafts, creative expression, writing, design, outdoors, antiques and collectibles, and lifestyle. It serves consumers through a diversified portfolio of media, ecommerce stores, online education, events, retail locations, and direct-to-consumer catalog businesses. F+W Media, Inc. was formerly known as F+W Publications, Inc. and changed its name to F+W Media, Inc. in July 2008. The company was founded in 1913 and is based in Blue Ash, Ohio.

10151 Carver Road

Suite 200

Blue Ash, OH 45242

United States

Founded in 1913

Phone:

513-531-2690

Fax:

513-531-0798

Key Executives for F+W Media, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 56
President
Chief Operations Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Age: 42
Senior Vice President of Operations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

F+W Media, Inc. Key Developments

F+W's Writer’s Digest Enters into Partnership with BookBaby to Launch a New Self-Publishing Division Named Blue Ash Publishing

Writer’s Digest, a division of F+W, announced that the company has entered a partnership with BookBaby to launch a new self-publishing division named Blue Ash Publishing.

F+W Media, Inc. Enters into Joint Venture with Hubert Burda Media

F+W Media, Inc. has entered into a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with Hubert Burda Media to run the brand Burda Style in the US and Canada, as well as the UK digital activities of Burda Style. Under the terms of the agreement, BurdaStyle USA is published by Burda F+W LLC and uses an integrated business approach, encompassing e-commerce, in-person and online education services, video content, events, a print magazine, books to service its online community. The BurdaStyle USA joint venture includes a direct-to-consumer e commerce business, online products and services and exclusive kit offerings; online and live education programs including web seminars, instructor-led courses, and video streaming; a publishing program encompassing the Burda Style magazine, e-mags, books, e-books as well as 2,500 themed PDF pattern collections, using interactive content and the extensive library of patterns and their instruction programs.

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