Whats Local Magazine to grow as parent, M T Media invests heavily
Whats Local Magazine, www.whatslocalmagazine.com is to grow as parent company, M T Media Limited invests in the publishing business for growth
[ClickPress, Mon Feb 18 2008] M T Media Limited to invest in Whats Local Magazine
M T Media Holdings Limited, the owners of Whats Local Magazine, the free to pick up publisher and numbers4life, the business telecom provider have announced plans that
M T Media will invest more money into the growth of Whats Local Magazine as the local based publisher grows in awareness.
Speaking about the plans, Daniel Corby, Managing Director said, “M T Media launched Whats Local Magazine in July 2007 and with 14 issues across the M25 and immediate surrounding regions being well received, the Board have agreed to roll the Whats Local concept out to other areas. These will include more regions in Kent, Surrey, Sussex and London. Whats Local Magazine is a show business led, celebrity interview driven, free to pick up Magazine, Full Colour and Glossy. Well produced. This ensures readership and pick up rates are high and that the magazine is something that people read and then use, generating business for our advertisers. From a standing start in July 2007, when M T Media launched the first issue of ‘Whats Local Magazine’ the business has really grown and is now preparing for further growth”
Notes to Editors
“Whats Local Magazine” is a free to pick up publisher of local magazines. With 13 issues across the M25 and the South East, the business is going from strength to strength. February 2008 sees the business pass the 500,000 issues mark. Distribution is via leading supermarket groups with over 150 retail outlets distributing the Magazines. Numbers4life is a fast growing connector of free-phone and 0845 telephone numbers for small and medium sized businesses. Instant connection, online routing and a choice of 7 Million numbers to chose from, will see numbers4life become a major force in the telecoms arena. M T Media Holdings Limited was formed in July 2007 and is headed by Daniel Corby and Hugh Craen. Daniel Corby has held Directorships with The Tanning Shop, (Britain’s fastest growing franchise chain 1996, 1997 and 1998) subject to a VC buyout in 2002 with ISIS Capital, phones4u, the retail chain of the Caudwell Group (Britain’s fastest growing retailer 2001, 2002, and 2003) and IMT Group Holdings plc. Hugh Craen has circa 25 years experience in the Factoring and Invoice Finance Industries, which culminated in the formation and floatation of Potential Finance Group plc on AIM in 2000.
MT Media Limited is headquartered in Chelmsford, with 4,000 square feet of office space held on 10 year lease in a major landmark building. What’s Local Magazine, the publishing division is creating 20 additional jobs from March 2008 as the business launches additional issues in and around the M25. Whats Local Magazine plans to be the leading free to pick up publisher in the South East within 12 months.
Numbers4life is our fast growing business to business telecom reseller, which currently sells and connects 0800, 0845 and geographic numbers to business customers around the UK. Numbers4life has recently secured the rights to sell 7 Million telephone numbers and with instant connection technology numbers can be routed and activated within minutes.
You can read more about Whats Local Magazine at www.whatslocalmagazine.com