Bertelsmann is a multi-media company that owns Gruner and Jahr USA Publishing, which in turn owns the Family Circle Cup. The following is a brief description about the relationship between the companies and who they are.
With business units in more than 50 countries, Bertelsmann is the worlds only truly global media company. Our books and magazines, our music and broadcast properties, and our new media ventures reflect a global awareness.
Originally founded in 1835 as a book publisher, today Bertelsmann is made up of more than 300 individual companies and joint ventures. Among them are some of the most respected media brands in the world: Gruner and Jahr USA Publishing, Random House, Bantam Doubleday Dell, Arista records, RCA Records, AOL, etc.
Among the worlds leading media companies, Bertelsmann is unique
For further information on Bertelsmann, please check out our website at www.bertelsmann.com