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Hearst is a company that publishes monthly magazines. It publishes various U.S. titles and international editions and operates web sites and mobile sites. The Company owns a variety of newspapers, magazines, television channels, and television stations, including the San Francisco Chronicle, the Houston Chronicle, Cosmopolitan, and Esquire.
TypePrivate
Founded1887
HQNew York, NY, US
Websitehearst.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)2,584
Job Openings716
Revenue (Y, 2018)$10.8 B
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Hearst

Steven R. Swartz

Steven R. Swartz

President & CEO
William R. Hearst

William R. Hearst

Chairman of the Board
Frank A. Bennack

Frank A. Bennack

Executive Vice Chairman & Former CEO
Mark E. Aldam

Mark E. Aldam

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Richard P. Malloch

Richard P. Malloch

Executive Vice President for Business Media
Mitchell Scherzer

Mitchell Scherzer

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
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Hearst Office Locations

Hearst has offices in New York, Ann Arbor, Atlanta, Birmingham and in 5 other locations
New York, NY, US (HQ)
300 W 57th St
Ann Arbor, MI, US
Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Atlanta, GA, US
Atlanta, GA, USA
Birmingham, AL, US
Birmingham, AL, USA
Charlotte, NC, US
Charlotte, NC, USA
Chicago, IL, US
Chicago, IL, USA
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Hearst Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1887
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Hearst Revenue

Hearst's revenue was reported to be $10.8 b in Y, 2018
USD

Revenue (Y, 2018)

10.8b
USDFY, 2015EY, 2018

Revenue

10.7b10.8b
USDFY, 2015

Revenue/Employee

4.1m
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Hearst Operating Metrics

Hearst's Unique Visitors was reported to be 102.7 m in Aug, 2018.
Jul, 2015Sep, 2015Aug, 2016Oct, 2016Sep, 2017Oct, 2017Aug, 2018Oct, 2018

Television Stations

30303031

Titles

18212025

Unique Visitors

59.8 m79.7 m74.5 m102.7 m
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Hearst Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Hearst Online and Social Media Presence

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Hearst Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    60/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    64/100

  • Compensation

    D

    53/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    60/100

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Hearst News and Updates

Outbrain Renews Long-Term Deal with Hearst Magazines for Smartfeed Technology

MADRID, Spain, July 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Outbrain, a leading recommendation platform for the open web, has announced the renewal of its strategic partnership with Hearst Magazines in Spain. As a part of the agreement, Hearst Magazines will implement Smartfeed, a personalised feed experienc…

Hearst Television Statement on Impressions-based Currency for Local Broadcast TV

NEW YORK, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eric Meyrowitz, Senior Vice President, Sales, Hearst Television, released the following statement regarding the adoption of impressions-based selling and buying for local broadcast television:

Town & Country magazine to close as publisher Hearst slashes jobs

Town & Country magazine is set to fold as part of cost-cutting operation at publisher Hearst that will see up The post Town & Country magazine to close as publisher Hearst slashes jobs appeared first on CityAM.

Verizon Fios customers may be impacted by Hearst Television’s unreasonable demands

NEW YORK, Dec. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon has begun notifying some Fios customers that, due to Hearst Television demanding unreasonably large rate increases that might force customers to pay more to access the same content, Verizon may soon be forced to stop offering channels owned by He…

Hearst Bay Area Launches Matching Marketing Fund, Designed to Accelerate Business and Nonprofit Recovery in 2021

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The San Francisco Chronicle, Northern California’s largest newspaper, announced today a Matching Marketing fund created to help businesses and nonprofit communities advertise through the impacts of COVID-19 and the hardships faced in 2020 and into 2…

Oracle BrandVoice: How Hearst Rebuilt Its Finance And HR Processes From The Studs Up

By moving to Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications Suite, the diversified media and information services company gained a level of insight not possible before.
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Hearst Blogs

Hearst Chief Investment Officer Roger Paschke Analyzes Consumer Debt

How big of an issue is debt for American consumers?Roger Paschke: In a recent report from the New York Federal Reserve Bank, household debt levels...

Hearst Acquires Print & Digital Assets of Seven Weekly Newspaper Brands From Hersam Acorn Newspapers, LLC

NEW YORK, October 18, 2018 – Hearst today announced it has acquired the print and digital assets of seven weekly newspaper brands from Hersam Acorn...

Matt Derienzo Named Vice President of News & Digital Content at Hearst Connecticut Media Group

NEW YORK, October 15, 2018—Hearst Newspapers today announced that Matt DeRienzo has been named vice president of news and digital content at Hearst...

Hearst Magazines Announces New Editorial and Publishing Leadership Roles

NEW YORK, October 10, 2018—Hearst Magazines today announced new roles and responsibilities across its portfolio of brands, which reflect an...

Hearst Chief Investment Officer Roger Paschke Looks at the Cost of Living Longer

What are the financial consequences of increasing life expectancy?Roger Paschke: To put this into context, the Center for Disease Control and...

Week in the #HearstLife: Sarah Acker, iCrossing’s Director of Marketing

For Hearst employees, a week in the life varies greatly. Whether they’re hosting the hottest event, chasing the latest news story or connecting...
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Hearst Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hearst founded?

    Hearst was founded in 1887.

  • Who are Hearst key executives?

    Hearst's key executives are Steven R. Swartz, William R. Hearst and Frank A. Bennack.

  • How many employees does Hearst have?

    Hearst has 2,584 employees.

  • What is Hearst revenue?

    Latest Hearst annual revenue is $10.8 b.

  • What is Hearst revenue per employee?

    Latest Hearst revenue per employee is $4.2 m.

  • Who are Hearst competitors?

    Competitors of Hearst include Meredith, New York Magazine and News Corp.

  • Where is Hearst headquarters?

    Hearst headquarters is located at 300 W 57th St, New York.

  • Where are Hearst offices?

    Hearst has offices in New York, Ann Arbor, Atlanta, Birmingham and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does Hearst have?

    Hearst has 9 offices.