Picsean Media commences activation of Singapore Publishers on Tablets
04/12/2012

Picsean Media Pvt and Burda Singapore Pte Ltd announce the launch of the first ipad version of August Man- Singapore edition,men's lifestyle magazine.This digital version by has been created on and distributed by Picsean Media’s publishing platform, Publishing ++.

Online PR News – 12-April-2012 – Bangalore, Karnataka,10th April 2012 – Picsean Media, a comprehensive digital publishing solutions provider for Publishers aiming at taking their print offerings to Tablets, announces its expansion and activation in the Singapore market with the launch of August Man, Singapore edition on Tablets last Friday. This edition of August Man, published by Burda Singapore Pte Ltd – a subsidiary of Hubert Burda Media, is the first in a series of 17 Magazines that Picsean Media is activating in Singapore this month .The list also includes Magazines from the biggest Publishers in the region.
The App for August Man has been created on and distributed by Picsean Media’s publishing platform, Publishing++™. Under the brand name of Publishing++™, Picsean offers its Publishing Platform as a Service along with creative solutions to Publishers, which helps them launch their dynamic Publications on to the Tablets with zero effort, and with a blazing fast go-live period.
August Man is now available for download via the Apple Newsstand and the Android version is releasing shortly. The Tablet edition provides August Man’s readers an opportunity to engage with the magazine at a whole new level by giving them an interactive digital version at their finger tips. Throughout the magazine you will come across interactive advertisements, exclusive August Man content and contests.
The CEO of Picsean Media, Mr. Arjun Narayan, says “Picsean Media is excited about its association with Hubert Burda Singapore and is also confident that the partnership would be mutually beneficial for both the organizations as August Man ventures into the Digital Tablets space and Picsean Media expands its business in the Singapore and Asia Pacific region.”
Mr. Shishir Bhat, Associate Director – Business Development, added “Publishers are favoring Picsean since their ability to monetize via our platform is unparalleled and we are their quickest way of going digital since they do not have to invest in over heads in terms of either manpower or software”
Ms. Jaime Teo , Associate Director- Circulation & Promotions , Burda Singapore Pte. Ltd further commented “Starting 2012, the August Man team endeavors to move forward in the digital and interactive arena, beyond the web. With the help of Picsean Media, we are indeed pleased to know that we are among the first men’s lifestyle magazine to have an interactive platform in Singapore. We envision that with this new and interactive platform made available, the publication can reach beyond the shores of Asia and cater to the needs of the audience both locally and internationally – even when they travel and do not have internet access. Of course, this benefits our advertisers as well as our valued clients would now be able to see their campaigns and editorial content executed on 360° platforms via August Man website, Facebook fan page, twitter, the print magazine, digital magazine on tablets and desktop as well as on board SQ within the KrisFlyer InFlight Entertainment system – Taking August Man to greater heights.”
About Picsean Media
Picsean Media (www.picsean.com), founded in 2009, provides end to end Digital Publishing Solutions to Publishers globally via their proprietary platform Publishing++™. Head-quartered in Bangalore, India it is already engaged in leveraging its expertise to some of the pioneers in the Publishing industry across the globe. On an average, they have been adding 10 Magazine Titles per month to be Published via their platform. Picsean is backed by Top Tier Angel Investors in India which includes the former Chairman of the US $4 billion highly diversified Murugappa Group and the former Vice Chairman of WIPRO.
Burda Singapore

BURDA SINGAPORE PTE. LTD., a subsidiary of German media conglomerate Hubert Burda Media, is one of Asia's most vibrant and progressive independent media houses with a portfolio that includes a host of successful regional publishing brands in Lifestyle and Luxury.
Burda Singapore’s publications include Prestige Singapore, August Man and L'Officiel Singapore. Localised versions of Prestige are also published in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Hong Kong.
Among its range of services available, Burda Singapore also provides its expertise and resources to advertising clients seeking production of high quality contract publishing, special projects and special supplements.

For further information, please contact:
Poojaa Kumar
Senior Manager- Marketing at Picsean Media
Contact No: 9886183883
Email : poojaa@picsean.com
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