Flagship Las Vegas Review-Journal among publications switching to MediaSpan

ANN ARBOR, MI (January 5, 2012) — MediaSpan announced today that Stephens Media has chosen CirculationPro as their company-wide circulation solution.

140 seats of CirculationPro will be deployed as a SaaS solution across 75 daily, weekly and online publications across 10 states replacing Stephens Media’s current PBS circulation system.

In addition to CirculationPro, Stephens Media will be utilizing MediaSpan’s E-Loyalty Suite® (ELS) on their company websites.

 “We were looking for a powerful yet flexible circulation system to manage all of our print and on-line publications and subscriptions. After an extensive review of all the options on the market, we decided MediaSpan offered the best solution for us. We are especially excited about the revenue and cost savings opportunities by implementing CirculationPro with MediaSpan’s E-Loyalty Suite and access control modules.” Vikas Khorona, Director of Digital, Stephens Media.

Some of the key features that attracted Stephens Media to CirculationPro include:

  • The systems browser based architecture, which allows for easy access to all functions within the system from anywhere you have an internet connection.
  • Management of all circulation functions including their numerous 3rd party products like USA Today, New York Times, Los Angeles Times and Wall Street Journal.
  • CirculationPro’s significant time savings, resulting from its extensive report library and automated postal report creation.
  • CirculationPro’s web tools which allow for subscribers, distributors and drivers to manage their accounts remotely.
  • The E-Loyalty Suite and access modules which will be used to manage and build both print and on-line subscriptions

About CirculationPro®

CirculationPro is one of the most versatile and powerful systems on the market today. It’s simple, easy to use browser client makes managing your publications, products or electronic subscriptions a breeze.  Whether a single user system, metro daily or a group consolidating across a wide geographic area, CirculationPro can easily scale to meet your needs.

About E-Loyalty Suite®

Cultivate Audience Loyalty and Gain Valuable User Data.

Featuring email marketing, loyalty clubs, contests, surveys, and points accumulation/redemption programs. ELS will help you to better understand and engage more deeply with your loyal online users. The more you know about them, the more you can help your advertisers connect with them.


About Stephens Media

Stephens Media LLC  (http://www.stephensmedia.com/) is a Las Vegas, Nevada based media company that publishes 11 daily and 64 weekly newspapers in 10 states.  Stephens Media LLC, through its subsidiaries, publishes newspapers and books in Arkansas, Hawaii, Iowa, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington. It offers online newspapers, magazines, and news. The company was founded in 1940 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada. It has news bureaus in Little Rock, AR, Carson City, NV and Washington, DC.


About MediaSpan

MediaSpan Group, Inc. (www.mediaspangroup.com) powers digital content management, online marketing, advertising and business productivity solutions for the world's leading media companies including Sun Media, Advance Publications, MediaNews, Paxton, Heartland and Radio One.  With more than 4,000 local newspaper, radio, and television properties relying on its solutions, MediaSpan is the world’s largest network of local media companies and media consumers.


Headquartered in Ann Arbor, MI, MediaSpan has development, support and sales offices worldwide including Melbourne, FL, New York City, London, UK and Irvine, CA.


Press Contact: Ken Freedman, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, 508-541-3371; kfreedman@mediaspangroup.com