Friday, July 22, 2011

Active Interest Media picks up the assets of PassageMaker from Dominion Enterprises

Active Interest Media, Inc. (AIM) today announced that it had acquired PassageMaker and Passagemaker’s Trawlerfest events from Dominion Enterprises.
“These acquisitions allow AIM to expand our marine, consumer enthusiast and
B2B portfolios with highly differentiated print, digital and event properties,” said Efrem “Skip” Zimbalist III, AIM's chairman and chief executive officer.

PassageMaker is an international magazine that covers boating. Also included in the deal was Soundings, a magazine for recreational boaters; Soundings Trade Only, the magazine covering marine industry professionals; and Woodshop News.