e.Republic to acquire Governing from the Times Publishing Company

ACQUISITION

Acquirer: eRepublic
Web: http://www.erepublic.com
Location: USA, Folsom, CA 
Region: North America
Description: Publishing, research, event, and new media company focused on the state and local government and education markets
Contacts:

  • Dennis McKenna, President and CEO
  • Paul Harney, Chief Operating Officer

Target: Governing magazine (from Times Publishing Co.) 
Web: http://www.governing.com
Location: USA, Washington, DC
Region: North America
Description: State and local government magazine
Contact: Fred Kuhn, Publisher

Approximate value: Undisclosed

Details: e.Republic today announced it has agreed to acquire Governing magazine from the Times Publishing Company. According to COO Paul Harney the combined organizations create the largest media firm providing news, research and analysis of the $2.9 trillion state and local government market.

Link: Press Release 

Database Acquisitions – November 2009

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