Motivate Publishing in Dubai Directory
Motivate Publishing, the Gulfs leading publisher of magazines and books. Motivate was founded in 1979 with the launch of Whats On, the first magazine in the Gulf. The companys portfolio has since grown to include more than 25 magazines, all of which are either independently audited or their audits are applied for, Motivate is committed to providing audited circulation and research data on all of its magazines. More than a quarter of a century after Whats On was launched, it is still the biggest-selling monthly magazine in the UAE. The Middle East edition of HELLO! - the worlds number one celebrity news magazine was launched in April 2005; Emirates Woman, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2006, is the Gulfs leading womens magazine, matched in success by the GCCs foremost business monthly, Gulf Business, which launched in 1996. identity is the regions leading design, interior and property magazine, while Society Dubai, another monthly, has its finger firmly on the pulse of Dubais emerging new society. The selection includes numerous other established and new titles, all catering to an ever-growing audience. Through partnering with other international publishers, regional editions of Haymarket Publishings Stuff and MIMS are published by Motivate as well as Business Traveller Middle East. The contract and commercial publishing division continues its significant growth. The list of publications for leading companies, institutions and government departments includes Emirates airline, Jumeirah hotel group, Emaar, Dubais Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing and the Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah Departments of Civil Aviation, demonstrating the confidence in Motivates professionalism and expertise. Motivates best-known book imprint is the Arabian Heritage series, with more than 250 titles currently in print, including the regions best-selling books from internationally acclaimed writers and photographers such as Wilfred Thesiger, Ronald Codrai, Patrick Lichfield and Noor Ali Rashid. Other Motivate imprints include Gulf Business and Al Wasl Books. The regions leading online bookshop, booksarabia offers secure purchase of all of these titles and great offers through the online book club. Books and fine art prints are also available at Motivates own Arabian Gallery bookshop - along with Middle Eastern themed works from other leading publishers and rare and antique books. Motivate Publishings online collection of photographs and images, gulfpics professionals and consumers a user-friendly service from which to source, locate and license authentic Arabian and Middle-Eastern images. Motivate Events organises and manages leading events such as the Whats On Awards, the Business Traveller Middle East Awards and the Home Owner Dubai exhibitions. It participates in numerous conferences, exhibitions and sporting events, including Arabian Travel Market, the Dubai Desert Classic and the Dubai Rugby 7s. The screen advertising interests of leading cinemas in the Middle East is represented by Motivate Val Morgan, a joint venture between Motivate Publishing and Val Morgan Cinema Advertising of Australia.
Address: Al Wahaibi Building Al Garhoud Bridge Road, Deira PO Box 2331, Dubai, UAE
Telephone: 971 4 282 4060
Fax: 971 4 282 0428