J. V. Rockwell Publishing Acquires the GossRSVP Business from Goss
CINCINNATI, OH—June 6, 2012—J V Rockwell Publishing has reached an agreement with Goss International to acquire GossRSVP, a leading print-to-mobile messaging platform. GossRSVP will be further developed, marketed and supported by Cumulus Interactive Technologies Group, the software development division of J. V. Rockwell.
In announcing the agreement, Mark Rockwell, vice president of J. V. Rockwell, said, “We believe GossRSVP is a tremendous addition to our lineup of multimedia advertising products. We have been using it for more than three years as part of our ADapproval multimedia advertising suite and see this as an opportunity to fully integrate it into our systems and expand its user community.
Toby Clarke, vice president at Goss, added, “We are delighted to have J V Rockwell and the CumulusITG team add GossRSVP to its product portfolio. We have worked with their team for quite some time. Their resources and their focus on premium multimedia advertising solutions that encompass print, Web and mobile puts them in a strong position to invest in and continue to expand the program. I am sure that GossRSVP and its customers will be in good hands.”
Cumulus Interactive Technology Group is headquartered near Cincinnati, OH. Staffed by industry executives with deep experience in technology development, advertising, publishing, and mobile, CumulusITG strives to be the premier provider of multimedia advertising management systems and related products. Its parent company, J. V. Rockwell Publishing, provides multimedia automotive and real estate products in more than 40 different markets across 15 states and is headquartered in Corning, AR, with an extensive background in print as well as publishing and is a G7 Master Printer.
Goss International supplies presses and finishing systems – including the most automated and productive web offset presses in the world – for magazine, newspaper, packaging, catalog, direct mail and other printing applications. The company is differentiated by its printing process knowledge, engineering expertise, high-tech industrial manufacturing capabilities and ability to execute and support large-scale capital equipment projects. Goss International is headquartered in Durham, New Hampshire (USA) and has major manufacturing centers in North America, Asia and Europe as well as a global sales and support network.