- American Media (publisher)
company_name = American Media, Inc.
company_type = Private
foundation = 1936
Boca Raton, Florida
num_employees = 3,160 (2006)
industry = Media
revenue = $1.597 billion USD (2006)
homepage = [http://www.americanmediainc.com]
American Media, Inc., is a publisher of a number of major
United States-based magazines and supermarket tabloids.
American Media's corporate headquarters in Boca Raton,
Florida, figured prominently in news headlines in late 2001, after an anthrax attack was perpetrated on the company. Since then the corporate headquarters have moved to New York Cityat 1 Park Avenue in Manhattan. The CEO, David J. Pecker, now travels between the Boca Raton and New York office while managing the company.
American Media also owns
Distribution Services, Inc., an in-store magazine merchandising company. Roger Altman, through Evercore Partners, bought a controlling stake in American Media in 1999. [ [http://www.politico.com/blogs/bensmith/1007/The_Clintonite_who_owns_National_Enquirer.html The Clintonite who owns National Enquirer] Ben Smith, " Politico", October 11, 2007]
The National Enquirer"
Weekly World News" (print edition ended as of August 2007)
Auto World Weekly"
Muscle & Fitness"
Muscle & Fitness Hers"
* [http://www.americanmediainc.com American Media, Inc.] official website
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