Zürichsee Medien AG sell Zürichsee Werbe AG to Galledia

As of January 1, 2023, Zürichsee Medien AG will sell 100 percent of its shares in Zürichsee Werbe AG to the eastern Swiss media company Galledia. Zürichsee Werbe AG is one of the largest professional advertising marketers for trade and specialty media in Switzerland.

Zürichsee Medien AG, majority-owned by the Gut family, is withdrawing from the media business and concentrating on its real estate holdings.

With the acquisition of Zürichsee Werbe AG, Galledia strengthens its position as a specialist in association and publishing services. "The advertising marketing mandates of Zürichsee Werbe AG are high-quality as well as established publications that represent a real enrichment of our trade media. This opens up promising opportunities in the further development of the existing range of services, information and marketing," says Daniel Ettlinger, CEO of galledia group ag. Zürichsee Werbe AG will continue to operate at its existing location in Stäfa under the proven management of Darko Panic and his entire team as an important, independent marketing organization.

"I am delighted to have found an ideal partner for Zürichsee Werbe AG in Galledia, which is committed to the sustainable further development of the well-established team and a well-established organization and continues to offer employees good prospects," said Beat Lauber, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Zürichsee Medien AG.

Galledia Group AG, based in Berneck SG, is the largest independent media company in eastern Switzerland. The company is represented at nine locations in Switzerland, divided into the four divisions; regional media, specialist media, print and event. In addition to numerous trade and association publications, the media company includes three local daily newspapers, several online publications and graphic production companies, as well as two event agencies. The Galledia Group currently employs around 370 people.

Headquarters of the Galledia Group in Berneck.

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