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Markus Nisula to run BNS Group

Alma Media Corporation  Press release  July 3, 2012 at 10:00 (EEST)


M.Sc. Markus Nisula (40) has been appointed as CEO of Baltic News Service with effect from 1 September 2012. Baltic News Service (BNS) is the leading source of information for professional use in the Baltic countries, known for the quality of its contents. BNS operates as a full service news agency and a major media monitoring company in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. BNS is a part of Alma Media’s Kauppalehti Group.

Markus Nisula is transferring to BNS from his position as Director, Technology Division of the telecom operator Elisa Eesti AS. Nisula has a long and extensive experience of business leading in Estonia and the Baltic markets. Nisula reports to Juha-Petri Loimovuori, Head of Kauppalehti Group.

Further information:

Juha-Petri Loimovuori, Senior Vice President, Kauppalehti Group, tel. +358 500 511036,

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  • Published: 3.7.2012, 12:00
  • Category: Press release, Releases

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