The Eastmans’ Journal has been sold by Mike and Roberta Eastman to Lee Enterprises, Inc., according to John T. Cribb, Bolitho-Cribb & Associates, who initiated and negotiated the sale on behalf of the sellers.
The Eastmans’ Journal is a slick four-color specialty magazine devoted to trophy big game hunting in the Rocky Mountain West. It was founded by the Eastmans in 1987. The magazine is paid circulation with a subscriber base of 17,000, and runs approximately 70 pages in an eight and one-half by eleven inch format. In addition to The Eastmans’ Journal, the company also produces books and videos on big game hunting. The Eastmans will continue to edit the magazine and develop additional products under the new ownership.
Bolitho-Cribb & Associates is a publishing company brokerage firm located in Bozeman, Montana.