St. Joseph Communications acquires the publishing division of Rogers Media Inc.

April 10, 2019

On April 1, 2019, a division of St. Joseph Corporation (“SJC”) acquired the last of Rogers Media Inc.’s (“Rogers”) consumer-oriented print and digital publications. Seven titles, including Maclean’s, and the French and English versions of Chatelaine, have moved from Rogers to SJC, a privately owned printing and publishing company.

Founded in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 1956, SJC is Canada’s largest privately owned printing company. SJC has been recognized as Canada’s 50-best managed companies, and has won multiple awards for its publishing titles and content creation work.

Miller Thomson advised SJC on this transaction with a team led by Enzo Di Iorio (Managing Partner Vaughan), and including Bryan Kelling and Callum Campbell (Corporate/M&A), Karen Durell (IP), Lisa Goodfellow, Inna Koldorf, Audrey Boiteau, Lawrence Witt and Teri Treiber (Labour & Employment), Kim Ozubko (Private Client Services) and Eric Dufour (Competition).