Sale of Marianne magazine: What future for Natacha Polony, editorial director? A proposal was made to him

Sale of Marianne magazine: What future for Natacha Polony, editorial director? A proposal was made to him
Sale of Marianne magazine: What future for Natacha Polony, editorial director? A proposal was made to him

Many remember her role as columnist in We are not in bedthe successful show presented by Laurent Ruquier on France 2. But today, Natacha Polony has moved away from the world of television since 2018 she has been editorial director of Marianne. But everything could change for her! In fact, the weekly magazine is about to be bought!

The announcement was made via a press release published Tuesday May 14, 2024. Czech billionaire Daniel Kretinsky, head of the CMI group, indicates that he has signed an exclusive negotiation agreement with another billionaire, Frenchman Pierre-Edouard Stérin, boss of the Otium group – creator of Smartbox gift boxes and investor in Fort Boyard Aventures . Through this official document, CMI France remembers being “became owner in 2018 of the magazine, then in great difficulty, the group has since injected 20 million euros into the company, repositioned the title under the leadership of its editorial director Natacha Polony“. A winning operation given the figures: “128,600 copies, 10,000 digital subscribers (…), 5 million unique visitors each month on the site (…), 1.1 million readers on social networks“, just that.

Natacha Polony ready to continue the adventure with Marianne?

Good growth which should continue. In any case, Otium promises to do everything for it. And it is in this context that the group announces its intentions: “Maintain the editorial identity as it was formulated in the manifesto published at its creation in 1997“, “propose to Natacha Polony to continue as editorial director” And “provide a series of statutory guarantees regarding the independence of the editorial staff“. Finally, the group is also committed to “solidly finance the continued recovery of the newspaper“. While the future of Natacha Polony was in question, an answer was provided: the journalist should keep her position as editorial director. At least, if she wishes. For the moment, the wife of a famous journalist did not comment on the subject.

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