The Standard Group runs the Kenya Television Network (KTN); a Kenyan Television channel, The Standard; a Kenyan newspaper, Radio Maisha, the County Weekly; a bi-weekly county focused newspaper and Standard Digital World which is its online platform. The company focus on customer satisfaction is being supported by the re-design of the newspaper to create a more visually-driven and attractive newspaper that is easy to navigate with fresh and appealing content, additional investments in the expansion of reach and signal availability for radio, in order to grow listenership while also enhancing awareness of the brand through promotions, leveraging on its supplier relations in order to manage transaction and product development costs, engaging consumers on non-traditional platforms such as digital media and continued investment in automation expected to increase efficiency and productivity and this should result in lower cost of doing business. Management strategy also includes optimizing its cost structure as well as expandig revenue from new units, including the Nairobian and Radio Maisha.
About The Standard Group Limited
The Standard Group Limited is a multi-media company. The Company is engaged in publication, printing and distribution of newspapers and magazines; electronic broadcast, which include radio and television, and also runs Internet and outdoor services. The Company operates through three segments: Publishing, Television and Radio. The Company is publishing a newspaper under the name of The Standard Newspaper, television broadcasting under the name of Kenya Television Network (KTN), radio broadcasting under the name of Radio Maisha, outdoor media advertising under the trade name of Think Outdoor and online business under the trade name of Standard Digital. It offers news in various categories, such as Kenya, politics, business, world, sports, opinion, lifestyle and reports. Its entertainment includes gossip, pulse, The Nairobian, news, celebs, events, video, reviews, gallery and spiritual. It also offers various sites, including Mobile Standard Digital, Buy Rent Kenya and Standard e-paper.
Printing & Publishing
Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
Julius Kangogo Kipngetich
Independent Non-Executive Deputy Chairman
Head of Finance