EVP, Chief Content Officer and General Counsel
Since 2003, Nikolay Malyarov has lead the expansion of PressReader’s worldwide community of publishing partners, helping them grow their audience and increase revenues, while meeting their unique business objectives.
At the forefront of pioneering publishing solutions, Nikolay was instrumental in establishing PressReader as the only global all-you-can-read digital content platform with a growing list of over 4,000 newspapers and magazines. Offering multiple presentation formats that serve the needs of traditional replica readers and today’s new generation of news consumers, PressReader reaches more than 250 million readers through its vast number of consumer-centric channels that include thousands of hotels, libraries, airlines, cruise ships and cafés. Under Nikolay’s leadership, PressReader has also become the trusted technology that powers 2,000+ of the world’s most prestigious brands, including The New York Times, The Globe and Mail, The Guardian and The Times.
Nikolay is recognized for his bold, strategic vision and innovation, and offers insightful commentary on future trends of the publishing industry. He is an authority on digital publishing and a highly sought-after speaker and presenter for conferences and panels, and adjudicator at various industry awards programs.
Nikolay has authored numerous articles in prominent global industry publications on topics such as monetization strategies, HTML5 and distribution in non-traditional markets.
As General Counsel, he is also responsible for all legal aspects of the Company’s business.
Nikolay holds a Master of Arts and Juris Doctor degrees from the University of British Columbia.
PressReader is the global leader in multi-channel, cross-platform content distribution and monetisation, and the chosen partner of more than 4,000 publishers from over 100 countries. PressReader connects local, national and international magazine and newspaper publishers with readers around the globe and across all platforms including the web, iOS, Android, Android for Amazon, Windows 8 and BlackBerry 10. It offers the world’s most engaging reading experience to millions of readers and can be found in over 15,000 libraries, hotels, airlines, corporate and government offices, and aboard cruise ships worldwide, providing publishers with new revenue opportunities and increased global circulation. PressReader technology, a fully customisable digital publishing solution, helps publishers of all sizes and media types digitise and monetise their content on all devices and platforms. This award-winning solution offers an enhanced digital edition experience with its intelligent multimedia features and functionality.