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Company Location(s): New York, NY
Number of Employees: 2500+ worldwide
Description: The Readerís Digest Association Inc. is a global multi-brand media and marketing company that educates, entertains and connects audiences around the world. The company uses its editorial and content-delivery skills to serve communities of customers. With offices in 44 countries, it markets books, magazines, music, video and educational products reaching 144 million households in 79 countries. It publishes 86 magazines, including 50 editions of Readerís Digest, the worldís largest-circulation magazine, operates 82 branded Web sites generating 22 million unique visitors per month, and sells approximately 65 million books, music and video products across the world each year.

The company is organized in the United States around consumer affinity interests: RD Community, Food & Entertaining, Home & Garden, and Lifestyle Entertainment Direct. It publishes eight U.S. magazines with circulations of at least 1 million including Readerís Digest and Taste of Home. RDA is targeting growth by creating multi-platform communities based on branded content. The company recently expanded, the leading U.S. website for home cooks, by launching the site in the United Kingdom and Ireland, Australia and New Zealand, France and Germany. Other recent launches include new publishing businesses in North America, Asia Pacific and Europe.

Publishing, Media, Marketing
Type(s) of Publisher: Independent Publishers
Trade Publishing: Adult
Trade Publishing: Children's
Company Website:
Phone: (646) 293 6223
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