Ringier Hungary Ltd. is one of the largest domestic media companies offering a wide range of popular brands in the Hungarian media market. Our company was founded in 1989 and became part of Ringier Axel Springer Media AG in 2014. According to the agreement announced in the summer of 2021 between the two parent companies of the joint venture, Ringier AG in Switzerland and Axel Springer SE in Germany, Ringier AG acquired the shares in Axel Springer’s Central and Eastern European interests. Thus, by February 2022, the Swiss Ringier Group became the sole owner of our media offering.
Since the founding of our publishing house, we have been expanding our business, expanding our reach, and continuing to provide quality content to our audience. For more than thirty years now, we have been responding quickly and flexibly to the new challenges and opportunities presented by our changing operating environment. We have maintained our leading position in many market segments for decades.
Over 700,000 people read our daily Blikk each day. We reach 2 million readers per month on average with our print issues. On average, 2 million visitors are attracted to our online portfolio products each month, accounting for 70 million page views.
Ringier Group is also present in the Hungarian job classifieds site market as the owner of Profession.hu job portal. With its market share of over 70 percent, Profession.hu is the leading job classifieds site in Hungary. In 2016, some twenty thousand companies placed job vacancies on the site.
Beyond providing the largest number of verified and reliable advertisements for job seekers, Profession.hu gives useful advices on how to prepare a CV, cover letter, submit applications and prepare for the job interview. The company continuously develops its technology and is proud of its outstanding achievements in the field of employer branding.
Through its Big Data analysis, regular surveys and professional events, Profession.hu became a prominent expert of the Hungarian labour market.
We are members of the Ringier Group
Ringier AG is an innovative, digitalised and diversified Swiss media company operating in Europe, Asia and Africa. Its portfolio includes around 110 subsidiaries in the print, digital media, radio, ticketing, entertainment and e-commerce sectors and leading online marketplaces for cars, property and jobs. As a venture capital provider, Ringier supports innovative digital start-ups. Ringier, a family company founded in 1833 as a publishing house and printing plant, has invested consistently in digitalisation and global expansion in recent years. In 2020, the company’s some 6.800 employees, operating in 18 different countries, generated revenues of 953.7 million CHF. Today, 69 per cent of its operating profit already comes from digital, where Ringier is a leader among European media companies. Ringier’s core values are independence, freedom of expression and a pioneering spirit.