St. Joseph Communications Teams Up With The Hockey News

We are thrilled to announce a multi-year agreement for the print production and circulation management of The Hockey News, the global hockey magazine with readers all over the world.

Published by Roustan Media LTD, The Hockey News has been providing the most comprehensive hockey coverage since 1947 and is now a multi-platform magazine with over one million dedicated readers per issue. Our Print Group will manage all components of the print and distribution for 16 issues in 2018 along with three special issue publications.

“I am excited about starting a new era in the 71 years of continuous printing of The Hockey News with St. Joseph Communications,” says W. Graeme Roustan, Owner and Publisher of Roustan Media (and former Chairman of Bauer and hockey entrepreneur).“Leveraging St. Joseph’s range of services will streamline the process and be more economical, allowing me to invest more in content for our readers.”

With print runs ranging from 87,000 to up to 230,000 for the Yearbook SIP, The Hockey News is distributed on newsstands and to subscribers across Canada and the U.S. Our Media Group’s Consumer Marketing team, which manages the circulation for leading magazines including Toronto Life and FASHION, will spearhead all subscription-related services and campaigns to optimize and build the magazine’s subscriber base.

Our Media Group’s Digital Ad operations will also manage client digital advertising schedules and assets for The Hockey News’ website (

“This is an exciting opportunity for our organization to work with such a well-known, authoritative brand that has impressive reach across North America and beyond,” says Tony Gagliano, Executive Chairman & CEO of St. Joseph Communications. “We look forward to working with Roustan Media LTD to help The Hockey News engage with its loyal fans through a high-quality printed piece and exciting subscriber campaigns as part of an integrated cross-platform strategy.”

Watch for our first printed issue of The Hockey News hitting on sale Monday, May 28, 2018.