Blic online

Blic online media outlet was first launched in 1999, but it was redesigned in 2007. It is the leading newsportal in the country and is ranked number one by many audience research agencies (Alexa, Similarweb and Gemius).

Key facts

Audience Share

14794221 visits

Ownership Type

private

Geographic Coverage

International

Content Type

free content

Active Transparency

company/channel informs proactively and comprehensively about its ownership, data is constantly updated and easily verifiable

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Media Companies / Groups

Ringier Axel Springer Media AG

Ownership

Ownership Structure

Ringier Axel Springer Media AG is the owner of Blic online.

Group / Individual Owner

Ringier AG

Ringier was established in 1833 in Zofingen, Switzerland. The company has a private ownership. Today Ringier is a multinational integrated media company and one of the most important media companies in the market of Switzerland.

Ringier publishes more than 120 newspapers and magazines worldwide, produces a variety of TV programs and has a significant share of TV and radio stations. It also organizes and sells tickets to events and concerts, manages more than 200 internet and mobile platforms and manages several publishing houses. The company is headquartered in Zurich, with about 7,500 employees throughout the Group worldwide.

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General Information

Founding Year

1999

Founder

Blic press

Ceo

Veselin Simonovic

Affiliated Interests Ceo

Veselin Simonovic was a journalist and one of editors at the weekly Vreme during the early 1990's. At Blic, he started as an editor in 1998 and later became the editor in chief. In 2010 he became editor in chief of integrated editorial staff, a post in which he stayed until the end of 2014. In 2015, Simonovic became the Director of the Blic.

Editor-In-Chief

Marko Stjepanovic

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

Marko Stjepanovic joined the editorial staff of the daily newspaper Blic in 1998 as a journalist, and over the years the journalistic and editorial experience strengthened through the initiation and carrying out of several news releases. He ran the newsroom of daily newspaper 24 hours, the only free daily newspaper in Serbia, and was chief editor of the Internet edition of the company. For many years he was chief editor of Blic Sunday, and was appointed deputy chief editor of integrated newsroom in October 2010. Since 2016 he has been the Editor-in-Chief of the leading news site Blic.rs.

Contact

Žorža Klemensoa 19, Belgrade, Serbia

Email: internet@blic.rs

Website: www.blic.rs

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Further Information

Meta Data

In July 2014 Ringier AG has agreed on a long-term relationship with KKR, a leading global investment company. KKR will have 49% shares in each of Ringier's daughter companies operating in the digital area - Scout24 Schweiz AG and Omnimedia AG. In the future, Ringier AG and KKR will work together on the development of digital activities and activities in the field of online marketing and advertising company Ringier on the Swiss market.

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