MailOnline appoints Ole! Media Group’s AddSuite as exclusive in-market channel partner for sub-Saharan Africa to maximise digital advertising opportunities

Cape Town, 3 March 2016 – MailOnline, the world’s largest English-language newspaper website, has today announced the appointment of AddSuite, a subsidiary of South African digital media organisation, Ole! Media Group, as its first in-market channel partner in South Africa.

AddSuite will be the exclusive representative of MailOnline in South Africa and have additional responsibility for promoting and selling advertising for MailOnline in and across sub-Saharan Africa.

As MailOnline’s official reseller, AddSuite will manage the entire suite of inventory, optimising programmatic revenues and driving brand sales with South African and sub-Saharan African based advertisers.

James Leaver, General Manager, International, MailOnline said: “With over two million unique visitors per month in South Africa and four million across the region, this is a very important market for MailOnline. We look forward to AddSuite connecting South Africa’s leading advertisers to MailOnline’s highly engaged and valuable readers.”

Tim Legg, CEO, Ole! Media Group said: “This is a hugely significant partnership for both AddSuite and MailOnline – a true pioneer in the digital media space. We are proud that we have been selected to help grow the MailOnline brand. This is also perfectly aligned with our strategy of engaging with the African digital audience through the world’s leading brands.”

The agreement was officially announced at the IAB Digital Summit on 3 March 2016.

 

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