Alma Media Corporation Press Release 12 September 2014 at 12:30 p.m. (EEST)
ALMA MANU'S MANAGING DIRECTOR LEAVES HER POSITION
Helvi Liukkaala will leave her position as the Managing Director of print and distribution company Alma Manu Oy. Alma Manu became a part of Alma Regional Media in spring 2014. Due to the arrangement, the operations of Alma Manu will now be reorganized and the current position of Alma Manu's Managing Director ceases to exist. The arrangement was mutually agreed.
Alma Manu owns a new printing press that was commissioned in 2013 in Tampere. The company also manages the morning delivery of newspapers in Pirkanmaa, Satakunta and Lapland provinces.
Alma Regional Media includes all regional, local and city newspapers published by Alma Media. Its most well-known media brands are Aamulehti, Satakunnan Kansa, Kainuun Sanomat, Lapin Kansa and Pohjolan Sanomat. In addition, the business unit includes the print and distribution company Alma Manu Oy.
For more information, please contact:
Kari Juutilainen, Senior Vice President, Alma Regional Media, tel. +358 50 4354159
Alma Media in brief
Alma Media is a media company focusing on digital services and publishing. In addition to news services, the company's products provide useful information related to lifestyle, career and business development. The services of Alma Media have expanded from Finland to the Nordic countries, the Baltics and Central Europe. The company employs 1,965 professionals (excluding distributors), of whom approximately one third work outside Finland. Alma Media's revenue in 2013 totalled approximately MEUR 300. Alma Media's share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. Read more at www.almamedia.com.