About Ringier Africa

What We Do

Ringier Africa is the leading diversified digital media company in Africa. It operates the leading classifieds platforms, new media publisher and new marketing & digital services provider across Africa.

Building on ringier's journalism and content backbone, we operate a new media publisher network across Africa. Swiss technology supports our hyperlocal in-house trained journalists.

pulse.ng

pulse.com.gh

plive.co.ke

plive.co.ug

plive.co.tz

Together with our partner One Africa Media we are building in 2016 & 2017 the joint venture Ringier One Africa Media (ROAM) and are aiming to run highly localized classified marketplaces in Africa together. All the businesses of the envisaged JV are presented on the respective Ringier country pages where Cheki, Jobberman, Private Property, Brighter Monday and BuyRentKenya are part of One Africa Media.

expat-dakar.com

pigiame.co.ke

mamaison.sn

zoomtanzania.com

cheki.com

jobberman.com

privateproperty.com.ng

brightermonday.com

buyrentkenya.com

Ringier Digital Marketing (RDM) offers complete custom, 360 digital marketing solutions and provides the full value chain of digital marketing to reach a mass audience. This includes design and development of Websites and Apps with post-live support services, Search Engine Optimisation and the managing of social and professional network channels.

Ringier entered the African market in 2011 with a clear focus on capitalizing on the massive digital potential of the market. 5 years later, Ringier Africa has delivered market leading e-commerce, online classifieds and digital publishing platforms and has established a pan-African digital agency. We have operations in Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, Tanzania and Uganda and our brands have achieved notable success and market leader positions in these markets. We plan on continuing our expansion into more Sub-Saharan nations within the next years. As in other markets, Ringier partners with some of the best people and companies on the continent for shared success. Ringier One Africa Media (ROAM) envisaged for 2016/2017 together with One Africa Media is testament to this.

Ringier first set foot in Nigeria, Africa’s largest market, in 2012. Built on Swiss technology Ringier is producing innovative mass-reach digital products like the country’s leading news and entertainment platforms and digital agency. Operating in Africa’s largest economy, our local team brings innovative mobile-first solutions to multinational companies, local champions and SMEs alike. The classifieds platforms Jobberman, Cheki and Private Property are part of the external One Africa Media (OAM) and are shown to highlight that they are to be part of the envisaged JV ROAM in current set-up mode.

Attracted by its strong institutional environment and fast growing online ecosystem, Ringier Africa set up its second offices in Ghana in 2011 and is now running the leading new media publisher and digital marketing agency in the country. The classifieds platforms Jobberman and Cheki are part of the external One Africa Media (OAM) and are shown to highlight that they are to be part of the envisaged JV ROAM in current set-up mode.

Kenya was the first African country for Ringier to start its business in 2011 on the continent. With a team of highly talented, experienced and hard working professionals the company runs a new media publisher as well as a digital marketing agency. The classifieds platforms BrighterMonday, Cheki and BuyRentKenya are part of the external One Africa Media (OAM) and are shown to highlight that they are to be part of the envisaged JV ROAM in current set-up mode.

Ringier Senegal acts as a gateway to francophone West Africa. Serving the growing middle-class and helping to professionalise and structure the overall market environment for professionals of all kinds, the company runs Senegal’s largest classifieds platforms.

As of August 2014 Ringier Africa is active in Tanzania through the acquisition of a majority stake in ZoomTanzania.com. With a highly entrepreneurial local team, Ringier Tanzania is running and continuously scaling one of the largest websites in East Africa’s fast-developing market of 50 million people. The classifieds assets BrighterMonday and Cheki are part of the external One Africa Media (OAM) and are shown to highlight that they are to be part of the envisaged JV ROAM in current set-up mode.

Ringier Africa entered the promising Ugandan Market in 2016/2017 with its new media publisher P Live. It aims to provide the markets with information and entertainment from its African-wide network.

The classifieds platforms BrighterMonday and Cheki are part of the external One Africa Media (OAM) and are shown to highlight that they are to be part of the envisaged JV ROAM in current set-up mode.

About Ringier AG

Ringier is a diversified media enterprise operating in 16 countries and employing some 6,500 people. Established in 1833, Ringier today operates media brands in the print, TV, radio, online and mobile arenas. The company also runs successful publishing, entertainment and internet businesses. Now in operation for more than 180 years, Ringier is noted for its pioneering spirit and individuality and is committed to independence, freedom of expression and diversity of information. Ringier is a family-owned company whose headquarters are in Zurich.
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