The Netherlands

SanomaVentures invests in Roomlr

SanomaVentures has invested in Roomlr.com, the international search engine for holiday rentals. With a database of 1.4 million locations, Roomlr offers a new and easy alternative for finding a holiday house or apartment anywhere in the world. Roomlr is located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The company was founded in 2013 by Bas Lemmens, who was previously involved in Booking.com, Easytobook and...

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Revenue and profit drop at Sanoma

The net sales and profit of the division Sanoma News (including the classified business Sanoma Digital Finland, with the online auction platform Huuto and marketplace Oikotie) dropped in Q4 of FY2013 for the second quarter in a row, to complete the year below FY2012 levels. In Q4 net sales in this division decreased by 7 percent from €107.6 million in FY2012 to €100 million ($136 million...

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Sanoma Digital gets new management team

Sanoma Oyj appointed a new management team for its Sanoma Digital Unit, which is responsible for Sanoma’s digital assets in consumer media in Finland and The Netherlands, including all its classifieds. Sanoma unveiled its plans to set up a new Sanoma Digital Unit in the interim report for Q3 of FY2013. Two days ago the company informed that Sanoma Digital had gone live with a new management...

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Sanoma announces largest restructure in its history

In its Q3 FY2013 report Sanoma unveiled plans to set up a new Sanoma Digital Unit to manage all its classifieds, Sanoma Baltics, digital content, and lead generation businesses. As of Jan. 1, 2014 Sanoma will consist of three strategic business units: Sanoma Media Netherlands, Sanoma Media Finland and Sanoma Learning. Within consumer media of the Netherlands and Finland, Sanoma will establish...

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Sanoma Ventures invests in Dutch advisory service

Sanoma Oyj informed that its SanomaVentures invested in Mijn Autocoach, an advice service to Dutch consumers when they buy used vehicles. The new service is to complement the inspiration and information on new and used cars already offered by Sanoma’s auto classified sites in the Netherlands, namely AutoWeek.nl and Autotrader.nl. Mijn Autocoach (http://www.mijnautocoach.nl/) offers its...

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Bestselling Author Martin Yate Partners with CareerCast.com

Published January 30, 2012 *Top Job Search Expert Partners With CareerCast.com* *Bestselling Author and Career Management Expert, Martin Yate, CCP Now Featured Contributor* ** ** CARLSBAD, CA, USA/AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS (January 30, 2012) – CareerCast.com is pleased to announce a partnership with bestselling author and career-management expert Martin Yate, CPC. Best known for the *Knock...

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