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News24 is one of Media24's top rivals. News24 was founded in Cape Town, Western Cape} in 1998. Like Media24, News24 also competes in the Publishing space. Compared to Media24, News24 generates $351.2K more revenue.

Primedia is Media24's #2 competitor. Primedia was founded in 1994, and is headquartered in Sandown, Gauteng. Like Media24, Primedia also operates in the Broadcasting space. Primedia generates $168.9M more revenue vs. Media24.

John Brown Media SA is a top competitor of Media24. John Brown Media SA's headquarters is in Cape Town, Western Cape, and was founded in 2007. Like Media24, John Brown Media SA also works within the Publishing sector. John Brown Media SA generates 101% of Media24's revenue.


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Media24 News

August 27, 2020Media Update

Media24 to realign local titles in Free State and Northern Cape

Media24 has announced that it has realigned its local newspapers servicing the Free State and Norther... See more »
July 20, 2020Media Update

Media24 webinar says its time to reassess ad investment

According to Media24, as South Africa seeks to rebuild itself, advertisers should partner with news b... See more »
July 7, 2020Memeburn

Media24 announces plans for major print closures and layoffs

Media24 has announced plans to close five magazines and several newspapers, as well as additional res... See more »
July 7, 2020TechCentral

Over 500 jobs on the line at Media24

Media24 plans to close multiple newspapers and magazines in a move that is set to cost over 500 jobs.... See more »
July 7, 2020BusinessTech

Media24 announces magazine and newspaper closures - more jobs affected

Publisher Media24 has announced a number of closures and restructuring in its newspaper and magazine ... See more »
July 7, 2020MyBroadband

Many more magazines shutting down, including Men's Health and Bicycling

Media24 has announced big changes to its magazine and newspaper divisions which may see the closure o... See more »
July 6, 2020News Break

UPDATE 1-Africa's top publisher to close S.African publications, cut jobs | News Break

JOHANNESBURG, July 7 (Reuters) - South African media and e-commerce group Naspers plans to lay off mo... See more »

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Media24 is a digital media company that owns and operates newspapers, journals and television channels. Media24 was founded in 1915. Media24's headquarters is located in Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA 8001. Media24's CEO, Ishmet Davidson, currently has ...


Media24's CEO, Ishmet Davidson, currently has an approval rating of 81%. Media24's primary competitors are News24, Primedia & John Brown Media SA.

Frequently Asked Questions about Media24

  1. When was Media24 founded?

    Media24 was founded in 1915
  2. Who is Media24's CEO?

    Media24's CEO is Ishmet Davidson
  3. How much revenue does Media24 generate?

    Media24 generates $3.6M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Media24 have?

    Media24 has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Media24's headquarters?

    Media24's headquarters is in Cape Town Western Cape, ZA
  1. How many employees does Media24 have?

    Media24 has 122 employees
  2. What sector does Media24 operate in?

    Media24 is in Publishing, Broadcasting
  3. Who are Media24's competitors?

    Media24's top competitors are News24, Primedia, John Brown Media SA
  4. Who has Media24 invested in?

    Media24's has invested in companies such as NicheStreem