Future Media Group’s Acquisition Of W Magazine


Greenberg Traurig represented Future Media in an acquisition that brought W Magazine together with Surface and Watch Journal to form Future Media Group.

W is an American fashion magazine published by Condé Nast in print and online. W features stories about style through the lens of culture, fashion, art, celebrity, and film. W magazine has a reader base of nearly half a million, 469,000 of which are annual subscribers. 80% of the magazine’s readers are female and have an average household income of $135,840.

The Greenberg Traurig team assisting Future Media Group was led by Adam Snukal (Picture) with support from Tel Aviv Corporate Associate Aaron R. Katz; Chicago Corporate/ERISA and Tax Shareholder Richard A. Sirus; New York Labor & Employment Shareholder Jerrold F. Goldberg; Fort Lauderdale Tax Shareholder Noam Lipshitz; and New York IP-Tech Of Counsel Daniel I. Schloss. Tel Aviv IP-Tech Associate Devora Y. Snyder assisted with the financing documents and the closing and New York Corporate Paralegal Charmaine Perdon was the designated paralegal on the transaction.

Involved fees earner: Jerrold Goldberg – Greenberg Traurig; Aaron Katz – Greenberg Traurig; Noam Lipshitz – Greenberg Traurig; Daniel Schloss – Greenberg Traurig; Richard Sirus – Greenberg Traurig; Adam Snukal – Greenberg Traurig; Devora Snyder – Greenberg Traurig;

Law Firms: Greenberg Traurig;

Clients: Future Media;