A PROFILE OF ASANTE MEDIA LIMITED
Asante Media Limited is a mid-sized Kenyan media house that was incorporated on 31.08.2007. Based in Nairobi, the firm specializes in publishing magazines and newsletters as well as production of documentaries. Our flagship brand is Biashara Leo (BL) a full colour glossy business and management magazine that has been in the market since September 2007.
We publish in-house magazines and newsletters on behalf of leading private and public organizations – for instance the Association of Microfinance Institutions – Kenya (AMFI -K) and Urithi Housing Co-operative Society Limited.
Some of the major advertisers in BL magazine ( our key source of revenue) include : Equity Bank, KWFT Microfinance Bank, Kenya Power, Mount Kenya University, Safaricom, Britam, Liberty Life, STANLIB, Urithi Housing, Stima Sacco, MESPT, Oikocredit, SMEP Microfinance Bank , Postbank and KCB among other blue chip organizations.
In the same regard, over the years, we have produced documentaries for leading organizations including: SNV Netherlands, National Livestock Extension Programme (NALEP) and Integrity Management Consultants (IMAC).
In line with our 2015-2018 strategic plan, and trends in the Kenyan market, we have also been granted a ‘Commercial Free To Air Television Broadcasting Licence by the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA). Our free to air television station is known as Biashara TV and it focuses on covering news and major trends in the world of business – both locally and internationally. Besides adding value to the coverage we are currently giving our clients and readers in BL magazine, this development is another key revenue stream for our business as we endeavour to grow to the next level.