Canada’s Blue Ant Media Acquires Australian Geographic Magazine
Toronto-headquartered Blue Ant Media, an international content producer, distributor and channel operator, has announced that it has acquired Australian Geographic magazine, and its associated assets, from Bauer Media. The deal will see the bi-monthly Australian wildlife and nature magazine, which has a readership of more than 540,000, operate out of Northern Pictures' office in Sydney, Australia. No financial details were disclosed. Founded in 2011, Blue Ant is backed by Difference Capital, Gibraltar Ventures and Relay Ventures and has operations in Los Angeles, Singapore, Auckland, Dunedin, London, Washington, Sydney, Beijing and Taipei.