In the press
PUBLISH to build event news platform for small local businesses
10 June 2021
PUBLISH is pleased to announce that it has invested in the IT solutions company Erum Company (‘이룸컴퍼니’ in Korean) based on Jeju Island in South Korea.
Erum Company specializes in responsive web development, mobile app development, and digital marketing consulting. Since its inception in 2017, it has helped hundreds of businesses and influencers to harness their digital marketing strategy and increase their reach.
Through the investment, PUBLISH plans to build an event news platform for small local businesses that makes use of contextual advertising and geolocation. It will also leverage Erum Company’s digital marketing expertise to promote its B2C and B2B services. Erum Company will use the funds to recruit new talent and increase its market competitiveness.
Commenting on the investment, PUBLISH CEO Sonny Kwon, said, “The investment will bring more capabilities to PUBLISH, especially in the area of digital marketing in local areas.”
Erum Company CEO Lee Junhyeok added that “Jeju province is home to a small technological hub and is an ideal destination for PUBLISH to launch the event news app for local small businesses and shops."