RECURRING ACQUISITIONS WE ARE THE MIGHTY
Creating the largest suite of military brands and content in the digital media landscape
NEW YORK, June 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Recurring companies announced its acquisition of We are the mightya veteran-led digital publisher and media agency that provides brands with video production, marketing, advertising and consulting services to engage with the military community.
Following the acquisition of We Are The Mighty, Recurrent has the largest military digital media footprint. Founded in 2014, WATM is military-led who are focused on capturing, empowering and celebrating the voice of today’s military community through digital, film and event platforms.
We Are The Mighty CEO and Air Force veteran, Mark Harper will continue to oversee the day-to-day operations of the WATM team, within Recurrent’s automotive and military vertical, led by Managing Director, Jason Lepore. WATM’s flagship event offer, Military Influencers Conference, founded by Army veteran Curtez Riggs, will remain under Riggs’ leadership at Recurrent. MIC is the premier military-focused event for entrepreneurs, influencers, executives and brands that shape and support the military community. Each year, MIC brings together over 100 global partners and 2,000 attendees for a three-day conference with eight focus areas.
“It’s inspiring to see a team of veterans, military spouses and first responders producing positive and engaging content for the military community,” said Recurrent CEO, Lance Johnson. “We are excited to help them grow. The company’s digital focus complements our other brands and will provide more opportunities for veterans and military journalists to work side-by-side. WATM’s unique approach to partnerships will enhance various aspects of our business, especially the production of personalized content for our partners and audiences.”
Harper said: “From the day We Are The Mighty was founded, our sole purpose has been to celebrate service by inspiring, educating, informing and entertaining our audience. Seven years later, we have grown tremendously and continue to create positive digital content and events for the military community. We are honored to join brands such as Task and objective, MilSpouseFestand The war zone to better serve our audiences collectively.
Recurrent is a digital media company whose trusted brands content aims to inspire generations of passionate audiences in vertical niches. With social responsibility and sustainability at the center of its storytelling, Recurrent takes an innovative growth approach and creates valuable content for its readers, business partners and the planet. Its titles such as Popular Science, Domino, JancisRobinson.com, Field & Stream, Donut Media and Task & Purpose inspire and inform more than 60 million unique visitors each month.
ABOUT WE ARE THE POWERFUL
We Are The Mighty is the premier media brand for the 133 million “mega-niche” community of American military, veterans and their families. WATM’s veteran creators capture the voice of this community with original cross-platform media, brand campaigns and high-profile events. WATM is committed to having a positive impact on the community we serve. Our unique knowledge, guidance, and experience offer distinct value to brands, businesses, and anyone looking to connect authentically with our nation’s military and veteran community. For more information, please visit about.wearetemighty.com.
SOURCE Recurring companies