Styria Media Group

Styria Media Group

Styria Media Group is one of the largest media companies in Austria. According to Diemdien, an Austrian media library, Styria emphasises its independence from the Catholic Church, claiming that it has never belonged to the church. However, for more than a century, the group belonged to the Catholic Media Association.

In Bosnia and Herzegovina Styria Media Group owns the daily newspaper Večernji list BH, through the Croatian Večernji list.

Key facts

Business Form


Legal Form



Katholischer Medien Verein

Katholischer Medien Verein association is the co-owner of Styria Media Group, which founded Večernji list.

Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other Print Outlets

24 sata

Other Radio Outlets

Antenne Steiermark

Other Online Outlets




Kneipp Verlag Wien (Austria)


Die Presse (Austria)

Publishing house

Molden (Austria)

Printing house

Styria Print Group

General Information

Founding Year


Affiliated Interests Founder

Catholic Press Organization

founder of Styria Media Group.




Adress: Gadollaplatz 1, 8010 Graz

Tel: +43 (0) 316 8063


Tax/ ID Number


Financial Information

Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)

852.326 USD / 1.47 mln BAM

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

44.162 USD / 76.180 BAM

Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Executive Board

Bernhard Kiener

Executive Board member

Supervisory Board

Friedrich Santner

Head of the Supervisory Board

Other Influential People

Markus Mair

The CEO of Styria Media

Further Information

Data Publicly Available

ownership data is easily available from other sources, e. g. public registries etc.

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Meta Data

Večernji List BH did not respond to the questionnaire sent in August 2023 nor to the subsequent reminder. The ownership data for this media outlet was obtained through a FOI request to the responsible municipal court, as well as through the Court register of the Republic of Croatia. The basic financial data are for the company Vecernji list d.o.o. Mostar, sourced from the state Financial Intelligence Agency, and the data refer to year 2021. The amounts have been converted into USD using the Central Bank's average exchange rate for December 31, 2021.

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