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Two regional multimedia companies now under single leadership

HYANNIS, MA: Russell A. Piersons, President & CEO of Lighthouse Media Solutions has announced the acquisition of the assets of Rabideau Media Group, which include Cape Cod Magazine, South Shore Living, Chatham Magazine and Cape Cod Guide. These well-established regional publications join the LMS roster of premier lifestyle glossy magazines, which includes Southern New England Weddings, Southern New England Home, New England Boating, Southern New England Living, New England Golf & Leisure and Home Remodeling. A full line of multimedia and marketing products that include web and digital development, video and TV production complement and support all of the magazines.

“We are very optimistic about the future at LMS as we blend the considerable talents of two teams into one,” said Piersons, who founded Lighthouse Media Solutions in 2009 by purchasing and merging Northeast Publications and Schryver Publications and has since acquired Allen Roche Marine, and 20Mile Interactive. “We take great pride in being a multimedia leader in Southern New England, supporting our clients with exceptional content, photography, cutting-edge design and creative along with a wide range of strategic marketing tools.”

Rabideau Media Group was established in 1999 by Michael and Liz Rabideau. “We are thrilled to be able to bring together two locally owned media companies that will broaden access to meaningful content and enhance the distribution of that content through new and developing platforms,” said Michael Rabideau, publisher. “This will enhance the reader experience, which has always been our number one priority. We believe this is a win-win for our readers as well as our employees.”

As of May 12, 2014, Lighthouse Media Solutions will be headquartered at 396 Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601.

Contact: Rusty Piersons c/o Kristin Gayle
Tel: 508-534-9291 x114