HONG KONG, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Nexus Media (www.nexusmediaasia.com) continues to grow with the addition of new publishers to its portfolio and new executive staff to join the Nexus team.
Effective from July 1st Nexus has been appointed as the exclusive worldwide sales representative for The Peninsula Magazine and Journeys, the inflight magazine for MetroJet. All these magazines are produced by The Antithesis, a bespoke luxury publisher headquartered in Hong Kong. (www.theantithesis.net)
Additionally Nexus has been appointed by Pace Communications as the exclusive sales representative for Asia for Four Seasons Magazine. Pace Communications (www.paceco.com) is America’s foremost contract publisher producing work for SouthWest Airlines, Verizon and many more.
Nexus has also been appointed to exclusively represent Conde Nast Traveler – China in Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore and Malaysia with immediate effect.
All this activity adds to the existing Nexus portfolio which includes Elite Traveler, Hurun Report, Ritz Carlton Magazine, JW Marriott Magazine, The Fairmont Magazine and other luxury travel related media. Nexus also co-owns AngloInfo.com in Asia.
All this means that the Nexus team is also growing:
Barrie C Goodridge has joined the Nexus team as a shareholder and Executive Director. Barrie has lived and worked in Hong Kong, Singapore, Manila and Shanghai since 1982 and brings to Nexus a wealth of media experience and market know how in Asia. He is particularly knowledgeable about China having operated successfully in China during the last 20 years.
As well as Media Sales, Barrie will guide Nexus’ entry into Digital, Events and Content Development and Contract Publishing.
Also joining Nexus as General Manager is Karen Ko. Karen is a native Hong Konger and comes to Nexus with 15 years advertising sales experience across the Asia region. For the past 10 of her ad sales years, she was the Regional Director Sales at Mediaworks Asia – selling print and digital media for some of the world’s leading magazines including Robb Report, Conde Nast Traveler, Centurion, Departures and Hurun Report. Karen is very hands-on and will personally lead the growing ad sales team at Nexus.
Tak Man, Nexus’ Managing Director commented: “I’m really delighted that Barrie and Karen have joined the Nexus family. In a few short months Nexus has been able to recruit a world class team of people and at the same time build a portfolio of world class media to offer to our clients. Media owners have been quick to recognise the value of our turn-key, market leading media sales and marketing service. Globally media owners are keen to reach new clients in Asia’s rapidly developing new markets. Nexus provides the ideal solution.”
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