Advance Publications

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Advance Publications
Industry Mass media
Founded 1922
Founder Samuel Newhouse, Sr.
Headquarters Staten Island, NY, US (de facto)
Area served
Key people
Thomas Summer
(Chief Executive Officer)
Donald Newhouse
Products Newspapers, Magazines, Television
Revenue Increase US$ 8 billion (2014)[1]
Number of employees

Advance Publications, Inc., is an American media company owned by the descendants of S.I. Newhouse Sr., Donald Newhouse and S.I. Newhouse, Jr. It is named after the Staten Island Advance, the first newspaper owned by the Newhouse family, and where the mailing address for Advance Publications is listed on paper (although Advance does not have an official headquarters).[2] As of November 2014, it was ranked as the 44th largest private company in the United States according to Forbes.[3] Crain's ranked Advance Publications the 4th largest private company in the NY area in 2012. In addition to holding publishing and communication assets, Advance serves as the holding company for the family's 31% stake in cable entertainment company Discovery Communications.[4]




Business journals and periodicals[edit]


Cable television[edit]

Advance Internet[edit]

Advance Digital[edit]

Main article: Advance Digital

Condé Nast Digital[edit]



Former and defunct divisions[edit]


  1. ^ [1] 2013
  2. ^ Flamm, Matthew (November 21, 2010). "Advance Publications at crossroads". Crain's New York. Retrieved September 24, 2012. 
  3. ^ [2]; Forbes 11-2012
  4. ^ a b Flamm, Matthew (13 December 2010). "Advance Publications waving around $500M". Retrieved 22 June 2012. 
  5. ^ "Affiliated Newspapers". Advance Publications. Retrieved 2009-11-17. 
  6. ^ "Independence". reddit Blog. Retrieved 2011-09-06. 
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  • Newhouse, Thomas Maier, St. Martin's Press, 1994.

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