Alma Media Corporation Press release 1 June 2016
ALMA TALENT’S EVENT BUSINESS TO BE DISCONTINUED IN DENMARK
Alma Media’s subsidiary FYI Events Denmark ApS, which specialises in event business, will close down its operations in Denmark. FYI Events Denmark has employed five persons full time. Starting its operations in Denmark in 2010, the company has not in recent years achieved sufficient profitability. Some of the events organised by FYI Events Denmark will be transferred under the responsibility of Talentum Events AB.
FYI Events Denmark ApS is part of the Alma Talent business unit which was created as a result of the combination of Alma Media and Talentum’s business operations.
For more information, please contact: Director Tapio Teppo, Alma Talent, Events, +358 40 7371471
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Alma Media is a media company focusing on service business and journalistic content. The company’s best-known brands are Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Affärsvärlden, Iltalehti, Aamulehti, Etuovi.com and Monster. Alma Media builds sustainable growth for its customers by utilising the opportunities presented by digitality, including information services, system and expert services and advertising solutions. Alma Media’s operations have expanded from Finland to the Nordic countries, the Baltics and Central Europe. The company employs approximately 2,500 professionals (excluding distributors), of whom 30% work outside Finland. Alma Media’s revenue in 2015 was EUR 291.5 million. Alma Media’s share is listed on NASDAQ Helsinki. Read more at www.almamedia.com.