Churm Media is dedicated to:
- Discovering and embracing change.
- Respecting its employees, clients and readers.
- Delivering relevant and valuable content.
- Being a leader in its industry and geographic markets.
Churm Media is a leading regional, full-service media company based in Newport Beach, California. The privately held company publishes 5 niche consumer magazines and 4 interactive websites serving readers and advertisers in five Southern California counties — Orange, Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside and San Bernardino. The company prints and distributes more than 400,000 magazines per month with a total audience — print, online and events — of more than 1.5 million readers/viewers per month.
Since June 1990, Steve Churm has owned and operated the company. Churm Media has 2 Southern California offices in Newport Beach, Santa Ana and Riverside. In addition to print and online media, the company produces annual business-to-business, family and consumer events. The company and its 40-plus full-time employees are actively involved in the community through various not-for-profit organizations, educational foundations and business programs. It is this commitment to improving the industries and communities it serves that forms the foundation for Churm Media’s culture and operating philosophy.
Churm Media is highly recognized in the region for relevant and valuable content, stylish writing and innovative design. It also has gained widespread recognition for the development of RipeOrange, an independent marketing, communications and design firm, which serves the marketing needs of clients and provides custom media and event opportunities for a diverse roster of clients.