Pulse set to expand to Uganda & Côte d’Ivoire

Pulse prépare son expansion en Ouganda et en Côte d’Ivoire

Pulse, leader des sociétés de médias innovants en Afrique, s’apprête à se déployer dans de nouveaux marchés avec sa mission d’informer et d’engager le jeune public, tout en fournissant des services de marketing et de production médiatique avec une équipe jeune et innovante. Nous recrutons actuellement des directeurs généraux pour l’Ouganda et la Côte d’Ivoire afin d’établir des bureaux à Kampala et Abidjan, dans l’optique de démarrer des opérations sur les marchés de ces pays plus tard dans l’année.

Pulse a réussi une solide implantation au Nigéria, au Ghana, au Kenya et au Sénégal, créant la plus grande audience combinée de médias numériques du continent, avec une taille d’audience cumulée de plus de 100 millions d’utilisateurs par mois. Pulse vise à étendre ses plateformes d’information et ses canaux sociaux largement suivis avec des versions locales en Ouganda et en Côte d’Ivoire pour faire écho à la population jeune et avertie du numérique. En tant que fournisseur de services de marketing numérique et de production vidéo, Pulse soutiendra également ses partenaires internationaux et les entreprises locales dans la mise en œuvre de campagnes médiatiques et marketing innovantes sur les marchés.

Leonie Elverfeldt, directrice générale de Pulse Kenya et directrice générale pour la région de l’Afrique de l’Est déclare : « Avec notre marque Pulse et les succès que nous célébrons sur nos autres marchés, nous sommes sûrs d’être également au bon endroit en Ouganda. Le contenu est Roi et la distribution est Reine. Le public et les marques ougandais sont prêts à adopter une marque de contenu millénaire engageante. Permettre aux jeunes du pays d’informer et d’impliquer leurs compatriotes via une plateforme médiatique innovante nous tient à cœur et nous avons hâte de commencer ».

S’exprimant sur l’expansion en Afrique de l’Ouest francophone, Caroline Mbodj, directrice générale de Pulse Sénégal et directrice générale pour la région ajoute : « Je suis plus qu’excitée de travailler sur l’idée panafricaine de Pulse : notre croissance vers la Côte d’Ivoire sera l’occasion d’insuffler une nouvelle dynamique dans la manière dont les contenus et les médias évoluent en Afrique francophone et au-delà ».

Les postes cruciaux du directeur général Pulse Uganda et du directeur général Pulse Côte d’Ivoire (FR) sont actuellement ouverts aux candidatures via les liens indiqués.

À propos de Pulse

Pulse est leader parmi les sociétés de médias innovants en Afrique.

Nous informons et engageons le jeune public africain – et fournissons une vaste portée médiatique ainsi que des solutions marketing créatives à nos partenaires.

Les plateformes de médias de masse et les canaux de médias sociaux de Pulse touchent des millions d’utilisateurs chaque mois. Pulse TV est notre label de production de vidéos innovantes, créant des formats sur tous les canaux. Le Pulse Network rassemble les meilleurs actifs et créateurs médiatiques. Pulse Studio est notre pôle créatif de création de marque et de contenu, aidant les clients à exprimer leur propre vision médiatique. Pulse Marketing est le partenaire de marketing numérique à 360 degrés, fournissant des solutions marketing complètes. Quant à Pulse Products, elle est une offre aux utilisateurs de Pulse, activée par sa marque, son contenu et sa distribution multimédia.

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Pulse set to expand to Uganda & Côte d’Ivoire

Pulse, Africa’s leading innovative media company, is set to reach more markets with its mission of informing & engaging young audiences – and providing marketing & media production services with its young, innovative team. The company is now hiring Managing Directors for Uganda and Côte d’Ivoire to open dedicated offices in Kampala and Abidjan to start operations in the markets later in the year. 

Pulse has established a strong foothold in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and Senegal, building the continent’s largest combined digital media audience, with a cumulative audience size of more than 100 million users monthly. Pulse aims to extend its widely followed news platforms and social channels with local versions in Uganda and Côte d’Ivoire to resonate with the young, digitally-savvy population there.  As a digital marketing and video production provider, Pulse will also support its international partners and local businesses in executing innovative media and marketing campaigns in the markets.

Leonie Elverfeldt, Managing Director of Pulse Kenya and Managing Director for the East African region says: “With our Pulse brand and the successes we celebrate in our other markets, we are sure to hit the right spot in Uganda as well. Content is King and Distribution is Queen. The Ugandan audience and brands are ready for an engaging millennial content brand. Enabling young people in the country to inform & engage their compatriots via an innovative media platform is close to our heart and we cannot wait to start.”

Speaking on the expansion in Francophone West Africa, Caroline Mbodj, Managing Director of Pulse Senegal and Managing Director for the region at Pulse adds: “I am more than excited to work on the pan-African idea of Pulse: our growth to Côte d’Ivoire will be the opportunity to inject a new dynamic in the way content and media are evolving in Francophone Africa and beyond.”

The crucial positions for Managing Director Pulse Uganda and Managing Director Pulse Côte d’Ivoire (FR)  are currently open for applications via the shown links.

Pulse

Pulse is Africa’s leading innovative media company. 

It informs and engages Africa’s young audience – and provides expansive media reach and creative marketing solutions to its partners. 

Pulse’s mass media platforms and social media channels reach millions of users monthly. Pulse TV is its innovative video producer, creating formats across all channels. The Pulse Network brings together top media assets & creators. Pulse Studio is its creative brand & content studio, supporting clients to express their own media vision. Pulse Marketing is its 360 degree digital marketing partner, providing comprehensive marketing solutions. Pulse Products is an offering to Pulse’s users that is enabled by its media brand, content and distribution.

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  1. Pulse (Corporate) – Pulse.africa

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Pulse appoints Chijioke Dozie as Chairman & and adds top executives to its Nigerian team

Lagos, Nigeria – Pulse, Africa’s leading innovative media company, has appointed  Chijioke Dozie as Chairman of its pan-African Board of Directors.

Chijioke Dozie is the Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Carbon, a leading online financial services platform. Previously, Dozie was an investor with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and started and led several companies across Africa. Dozie holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MSc Finance from the University of Reading and a BA Economics from the University of East Anglia. He has been awarded as an Endeavor entrepreneur. Dozie’s experience spans across private equity, principal investing, venture capital, entrepreneurship and management. 

Speaking on the appointment, Founder & Publisher of Pulse, Leonard Stiegeler said: “Pulse aims to scale its mission of information and engagement for its young audience across Africa – and we will innovate in media and marketing along the way. I could not imagine a better partner on our board than Chijioke Dozie to achieve these goals. Chijioke is an exceptional entrepreneur and innovative leader with vast experience in building and growing companies. I am looking forward to our continued collaboration.”

Chijioke Dozie commented: “Accurate information and quality engagement are important aspects of young peoples’ lives. Simultaneously, young people across Africa can deliver leap-frogging innovation in media, marketing and production – especially when they are enabled to do so. I am happy to be supporting Leonard and his team on their mission with Pulse.”

In addition, Pulse has just made key leadership additions to its team in Nigeria, including Kanyinsola Aroyewun as Head of Marketing & Content Growth for Pulse, Chuey Chu as Head of Content Partnerships at Pulse Nigeria and Rose Umane, who joins as Head of Digital Strategy for Pulse Nigeria. These additions and appointments are part of the company’s aim to drive growth in various strategic areas:

  • Kanyinsola Aroyewun joins Pulse from She Leads Africa, a digital media company with an African outlook, where she worked as Senior Digital Associate. Kanyinsola will work with the extensive Pulse content team and partners across Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and Senegal – to drive the growth of Pulse’s media platforms in all operative markets.
  • Rose Umane joins the Pulse team from her previous role as Head of Digital Monetization and Partnerships at BellaNaija, a Nigerian digital media company. She brings her vast experience to the role of sales strategy – consulting the company’s corporate partners on best-practice media and marketing.
  • Chuey Chu returns to Pulse after a highly successful previous stint with the team. He will lead Pulse Nigeria’s content partnership efforts, engaging influencers and contributors, distribution partners and other external partners. This is in line with Pulse’s aim to build a vibrant content and creator ecosystem around its channels.

Commenting on the new team additions in Nigeria, Moritz Boullenger, Managing Director of Pulse Nigeria remarked: “This is an exciting time for Pulse Nigeria and Pulse as a whole: we have made key additions to our marketing, content and sales teams and are positive about our direction. Together with our existing team members the new colleagues will drive innovation and growth in media and marketing for our users and partners.”

Pulse

Pulse is Africa’s leading innovative media company. 

It informs and engages Africa’s young audience – and provides expansive media reach and creative marketing solutions to its partners. 

Pulse’s mass media platforms and social media channels reach millions of users monthly. Pulse TV is its innovative video producer, creating formats across all channels. The Pulse Network brings together top media assets & creators. Pulse Studio is its creative brand & content studio, supporting clients to express their own media vision. Pulse Marketing is its 360 degree digital marketing partner, providing comprehensive marketing solutions. Pulse Products is an offering to Pulse’s users that is enabled by its media brand, content and distribution.

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Pulse Website (Corporate) – Pulse.africa

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Pulse Senegal gets verified on TikTok

Le compte Pulse Sénégal est certifié sur TikTok

[Lagos, Nigéria – 15 mars 2021] Pulse, leader des médias innovants en Afrique, a annoncé la vérification de sa plateforme TikTok au Sénégal, l’un de ses marchés. Cela renforce davantage l’empreinte de Pulse au Sénégal et démontre son leadership et ses capacités sur le marché des médias du pays. Pulse Sénégal a commencé ses activités dans le pays en 2015, et depuis lors, elle est devenue l’une des principales sociétés de médias du pays, faisant passer ses communautés numériques à plus de 60 000 abonnés. Pulse Sénégal est désormais vérifié devant d’autres organisations de médias au Sénégal.

S’exprimant sur la croissance de ses canaux sociaux, Caroline Mbodj, directrice générale de Pulse, a déclaré: «Notre équipe continue de repousser les limites au Sénégal et c’est toujours formidable de voir la croissance et la reconnaissance de notre travail acharné dans un futur proche et lointain.

Alors que le paysage des médias numériques continue de croître sur les marchés africains, Pulse couvre constamment de nouveaux domaines et renforce sa position de premier fournisseur d’informations, de divertissement et d’éducation aux jeunes en Afrique, avec une audience mensuelle croissante cumulant plus de 100 millions de personnes.


Lagos, Nigeria – March 15, 2021 – Pulse, Africa’s leading innovative media company has announced the verification of its TikTok platform in Senegal, one of its markets. This further solidifies the Pulse footprint in Senegal and demonstrates its leadership and capabilities in the media market in the country. Pulse Senegal began operations in the country in 2015, and since that time, it has grown to become one of the leading media companies in the country, growing its digital communities to over 60 thousand subscribers. Pulse Senegal is now verified ahead of other media organizations in Senegal.

Speaking on the growth of its social channels, Caroline Mbodj, Managing Director of Pulse said “Our team keeps pushing the envelope in Senegal and it’s always great to see the growth and recognition of our hard work.I am excited about what we’ll achieve in the near and far future.”

As the digital media landscape continues to grow in Africa’s markets, Pulse is consistently covering new ground and reinforcing its position as the leading provider of information, entertainment and education to young people in Africa digitally, with a cumulative monthly audience of more than 100 million people across markets monthly and growing.