Active Interest Media powers world-class events and publishes more than 50 of the country’s leading consumer enthusiast magazines, including Yoga Journal, Backpacker, Vegetarian Times, Yachts International, Black Belt, American Cowboy, Log Home Living, and more. The company’s six groups—the Equine Network, the Home Group, the Healthy Living Group, the Marine Group, the Outdoor Group, and the Creative Home Group—reach more than 40 million readers in 85 countries around the world.
The Marine Group is the preeminent source of travel, technique, and product content for boating enthusiasts, and the world’s leading producer of events where builders, brokers, and prospective owners come together. The Show Management division powers in-water boat events year-round, headlined by The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) every November. FLIBS is the largest boat show in the world and has an economic impact of over $600 million to the South Florida economy. It attracts close to 125,000 people annually and features more than 1,300 exhibiting companies.
On the media side, iconic brands such as Yachts International, PassageMaker, Soundings, Soundings Trade Only, SAIL, Power & Motoryacht, Woodshop News, and BoatQuest.com help a broad audience of affluent enthusiasts enjoy their time on the water. Our newest brand, Anglers Journal, has a rapidly growing fan base and is coming soon to a television near you, thanks to a fishing show launching later in 2016 on the Discovery Network.
The Equine Network
Our Readers Are Committed Horse Owners
Each of our award-winning equine magazines, along with its online version, presents unique, innovative articles written to meet the needs of its target audience. Combined with our websites, we attract and retain network subscribers and users who are serious equine enthusiasts and industry professionals, and who have both the resources and commitment to provide the best for thier horse-related pursuits and upscale lifestyles.
The Healthy Living Group
The Healthy Living Group brings healthy solutions to men and women who care about living well—from tips for good eating to ideas for self-improvement in body, mind, and spirit. Our environmentally wise and health-conscious content guides readers toward their full potential.
We reach more than 6.7 million targeted consumers—from hard-core fitness enthusiasts to people who are simply trying to eat more greens.
We engage health enthusiasts on a variety of platforms: magazines, websites, books, events, special-interest publications, DVDs, international editions, and more!
The Outdoor Group
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the titles in Active Interest Media’s Outdoor Group cover a distinctive blend of outdoor recreation, national park travel, and outdoor industry news. A wide breadth of multimedia platforms drives our unique mission to inspire, inform, and empower travel and outdoor-lifestyle enthusiasts to seek out new experiences. Our 360-degree approach includes everything from enthusiast and trade publications to interactive websites, innovative mobile applications, and nationwide consumer events. Click below to learn more about any specific title.
AIM’s Home Group, is the leading producer of magazines, shows, and websites in two unique specialty markets—log and timber homes, and old-house restoration and renovation.
Through publications, online communities, and shows and seminars, hundreds of thousands of interested homeowners and home buyers find opportunities to realize their home dreams and enjoy the lifestyle. Whether they appreciate a warm, cozy log home, a timeless yet contemporary timber home, or a beautifully restored and decorated old home, these owners and enthusiasts are dedicated, avid readers.
Creative Home Group
Active Interest Media’s Creative Home Arts Group produces seven award-winning, nationally distributed magazines which serve home woodworkers, gardeners and those who love to cook. In addition, the Woodsmith Shop television show brings all the great expertise of Woodsmith magazine to viewers on public TV stations coast-to-coast with over 400,000 Nielsen-rated weekly viewers – over 20 million viewers each year!
Creative Home Arts Group is also extremely active online, selling digital subscriptions and back issue library online access to all titles. The newest addition to its online portfolio of product is the innovative new Woodsmith Video Edition, available with a monthly or annually renewable online subscription. The group’s mission is to “surround its customers with service” in video, print, and on the web.