50% of Germans online use BurdaForward

BurdaForward publishes and markets a large selection of very popular journalistic services, including Focus Online, Chip, HuffPost, Finanzen100, NetMoms and The Weather Channel. In doing so, the company reaches almost 34 million people in Germany – 50% of German internet users (AGOF digital-facts 2015-11).

Most BurdaForward portals are considered leaders in their field: Focus Online is Germany’s number 1 news portal, while Chip.de is the number 1 computer and digital portal.

Marketing is performed by the BurdaForward Advertising subsidiary. The branding service includes high-profile display and video formats and innovative native concepts. In addition to the BurdaForward portals, BurdaForward Advertising also manages marketing for notable services from other companies, for example TV Spielfilm, Xing and HolidayCheck.

Oliver Eckert is the Chairman of the Board of BurdaForward GmbH. His fellow managing directors are Thomas Koelzer, Martin Lütgenau, Markus Scheuermann und Tanja zu Waldeck. The company is part of the digital division of Hubert Burda Media.

Links: Cardscout, Chip, Finanzen100, Focus Online, ForwardAdGroup, HuffPost, NetMoms, The Weather Channel

CEO

Oliver Eckert is the Chairman of the Board of BurdaForward GmbH and has been with Hubert Burda Media since 2009. He previously worked as chief editor for Bild.de. After studying business, he attended the Axel Springer School of Journalism and completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.

Oliver Eckert is the Chairman of the Board of BurdaForward GmbH and has been with Hubert Burda Media since 2009. He previously worked as chief editor for Bild.de. After studying business, he attended the Axel Springer School of Journalism and completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.

Facts
Company Burda Forward GmbH
Chairman of the Board Oliver Eckert
Executive Board Oliver Eckert (CEO), Thomas Koelzer (CTO), Martin Lütgenau (CMO), Markus Scheuermann (CFO), Tanja zu Waldeck (COO)
Reach 33.6 million unique users (AGOF digital facts 2015-11)
Contact kontakt@burda-forward.de
CEO

Oliver Eckert is the Chairman of the Board of BurdaForward GmbH and has been with Hubert Burda Media since 2009. He previously worked as chief editor for Bild.de. After studying business, he attended the Axel Springer School of Journalism and completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.