NEW YORK — Howard Milstein and Emigrant Capital today announced the purchase of GOLF magazine and GOLF.com from Meredith Corporation.
Formerly owned by Time Inc., GOLF Magazine and GOLF.com were acquired by Meredith on January 31, 2018, as part of its acquisition of Time Inc., which had been in the process of selling the GOLF Magazine brands.
Howard Milstein said: “GOLF Magazine is the leading publication serving the golf market, and GOLF.com is the top digital destination for all things golf. We look forward to continuing GOLF Magazine’s long history of editorial excellence, both in its print edition and through its website and other offerings.”
“In the coming months, we will expand the reach and quality of the GOLF Magazine and GOLF.com brands through key partnerships and the development of new content and services for golfers at every experience level,” Mr. Milstein added.
GOLF Magazine and GOLF.com reach an audience of 6.5 million across its digital, print and social platforms. The celebrated franchise and tools include the GOLF Top 100 Courses (including World and U.S. editions), GOLF’s Top 100 Courses You Can Play, GOLF’s Top 100 Teachers in America, the GOLF Fix Finder app, GOLF Live, Tour Confidential and GOLF Films productions. GOLF Magazine is the definitive editorial voice of the sport on and off the course, offering exclusive feature stories and insider details, innovative video productions, equipment analysis, instructional tools and much more.