FORUM MEDIA GROUP acquires Kenilworth

Rudy Kral, Kerstin Kuffer, Ronald Herkert, Ellen Kral, Stefan Meichsner
Rudy Kral, Kerstin Kuffer, Ronald Herkert, Ellen Kral, Stefan Meichsner

Kenilworth, Richmond Hill, Ont., is pleased to announce that FORUM MEDIA GROUP, Munich, Germany, has acquired a controlling interest in Kenilworth positioning the company for further growth.

“I am very excited about the opportunities this new relationship will provide,” said Kenilworth Chief Executive Officer, Ellen Kral. “FORUM MEDIA GROUP is a company that is committed to excellence, mirroring Kenilworth’s own passion for quality and superior customer service.”

“This alliance means that we can move forward with our plans to acquire new publications and develop business ventures that will strengthen and grow our position in the North American publishing market.”

The deal marks FORUM MEDIA GROUP’s entry into the North American publishing market. The company currently has operations across Europe, Asia and Australia. Ellen Kral will continue as CEO of Kenilworth, whose offices will now serve as FORUM’s North American headquarters. Kral will continue to manage the company’s day-to-day activities and spearhead future mergers and acquisitions.

“Kenilworth is an amazing addition to the FORUM GROUP and we have plans to continue the growth and expansion of FORUM in North America , both within Kenilworth’s existing range of products and business fields, and into new sectors,” said Ronald Herkert, FORUM Founder and Managing Director.

For more information, contact:

Ellen Kral
Chief Executive Officer at Kenilworth,
905-771-7333, ext. 214
ellenkral@kenilworth.com

Ronald Herkert
Founder and Managing Director at FORUM MEDIA GROUP, +49 8233 381 386
ronald.herkert@forum-media.com

About Kenilworth Publishing Inc. & Kenilworth Media Inc.
Located in Richmond Hill, Ont., Kenilworth is a full-service media company. Kenilworth’s b-to-b and consumer magazines represent a diverse cross-section of some of North America’s leading sectors, including franchising, retail, signage, construction, turf management, pool and backyard recreation. For more information, visit www.kenilworth.com

About Forum Media Group
Information, education and entertainment are the business fields FORUM MEDIA GROUP specializes in. Located near Munich, Germany, the company was established in 1988 and is based in 16 countries with 26 independent companies. The product range includes print and online media as well as software products and professional training. About 950 employees are working with Forum Media Group worldwide. For more information, visit www.forum-media.com