Taunton Acquires Stake in Sustainable Design Publisher
BuildingGreen looking to broaden its audience.
The Taunton Press has acquired a stake in sustainable design and construction publisher BuildingGreen. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
With the deal, BuildingGreen hopes to tap Taunton’s resources to take its green building content to a new, broader audience, the company said in a statement. BuildingGreen publishes industry resources including Environmental Building News and BuildingGreen Suite.
Connecticut-based Taunton, an enthusiast book and magazine company, publishes titles including Fine Woodworking, Fine Gardening, and Fine Homebuilding. Taunton senior vice president Paul Spring will become BuildingGreen’s new CEO. BuildingGreen’s Alex and Jerelyn Wilson and Nadav Malin will stay on as principals.