1. Establishment of CultureM Media
Latest trends that dominate the lives of 21st century involve smart phone revolution led by iPhones and rise of new media channels such as YouTube that facilitate mass communication. Such phenomena are components of new era of communication, the age of renaissance of communication. Internet enables communication of ideas across borders, and people can experience vicariously various events and news that happen in different parts of the world.
CultureM Media’s prime objective is to facilitate communication of Korea-related news to interested people of the world by establishing culture-related online communication channel (CultureM Magazine) to provide Visual News Service in English.
2. Establishment of CultureM Media Society
CultureM will operate its own production system.
First, all video-content and articles will be produced by global experts in corresponding fields, as they will participate as collaborators and editors.
Second, planning, casting and broadcasting will be operated by forming network partnership with expert firms in corresponding fields.
3. Operation of CultureM Media Society
Content production firms participating in a form of network partnership with CultureM will collaborate to produce various offline culture events and TV programs. High-calibur experts in corresponding fields will enable CultureM Media Society’s competitiveness.
4. CultureM Magazine
To encourage active participation in various culture-related activities such as K-Pop, fashion, and art exhibitions, of those interested around the world, CultureM will utilize Volunteer Journalists as Collaborators.
CultureM Magazine already has partnership with Korea Times to provide visual news content. To increase traffic to Magazine’s homepage (www.culturemmag.com) and to increase participation in it, CultureM Magazine will have expert editors in various fields. CultureM Magazine will strengthen its focus in the following areas:
1. Content production ramp-up: to reach out to masses via SNS tools to increase collaborators and writers.
2. Increasing expertise in articles: increase quality of articles by employing a paid-editor
3. Network activation: to increase external network and activities by collaborating closely with Korea Times newspaper
4. Strengthening staff membership: hold regular meetings between participating writers, editors and CultureM operators.
5. ArtM Plus
CultureM Magazine is a brand of ArtM Plus. CultureM takes care of video production for ArtM Plus’s concert which a classic music concert,ArtM plus and ArtM app magazine.
Organizational chart of CultureM Media
Publisher : Chairman, Hankoo Lee
Chief Creative Director : Kangkuk Lee
Chief Editor : Grace Jeongeun Park
Cameraman and Visual Contents Editor : Taiyoung Lee, TJ Choi
2011,7 Establishment of CultureM Media Society
2011 8 Sumi Cho, video coverage of Barenboim Peace concert
2011 9 Launching of CultureM Magazine website
2011 9 Official business partner of Korea Times
2011 9 Video coverage of New York Fashion Week
2011 10 Planning and operation of ‘Jazz Up Your Life’ jazz concert
2011 10 Video coverage of Paris Fashion Week
2011 10 Video coverage of Global Gathering Korea
2011 11 Training of Korean culture at Shenyang-KOTRA trade investment conference
2011 12 Production of culture content of Hyundai Pharmaceutical’s Miero Fiber
2012 1 Invited as media representative to USA’s Golden Globe
2012 2 Signed contracts with Britain’s ITXG (international B2B contents marketplace)
2012 4 Video coverage of fashion designer Sangbong Lee
2012 5 Video production of fashion brand John White
2012 7 Brand launching of “Party with CultureM”
2012 7 Brand launching of “Artist Calling”
2012 9 CultureM Media Society’s operation plan
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