Working Mother Media Acquires Public Affairs Group (posted 2/13)
Working Mother Media today said it acquired the assets of Public Affairs Group Inc., a subsidiary of NBC Universal-owned iVillage Inc. The assets include the Public Affairs Group’s Diversity Best Practices, Business Women’s Network, and Best Practices in Corporate Communications divisions. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.
Working Mother Media produces magazines, including flagship Working Mother, as well as conferences, research and Web sites focusing on work-life balance, the advancement of women and diversity in the workplace.
“The acquisition of Public Affairs Group’s assets greatly broadens Working Mother Media’s initiatives, making us the largest media company in the country focused on diversity and the advancement of women,” said Carol Evans, CEO of Working Mother Media, in a statement