BaltCap-backed FCR Media becomes the largest digital marketing player in Benelux

FCR Media acquires Youvia in the Netherlands.

FCR Media and Youvia have a common niche in the market—both offer professional digital marketing and social media tools and services to help self-employed people and SMEs win new customers and increase their business. The one-stop shop concept of digital marketing solutions includes a wide range of products, including online listing, websites & web shops, SEO, SEA, social media marketing and review management.

Jon Martinsen, CEO of FCR Media says the acquisition is a logical step for both companies. “The mission of FCR media and Youvia match perfectly – we both support SMEs and businesses to successfully adapt with continuous changes in media and marketing in the digital age. We see great synergies in the merger that help us to serve our customers and markets even better, ” Martinsen comments.

Simonas Gustainis, Managing Partner at BaltCap comments that BaltCap is excited about FCR’s acquisition that expands FCR’s operations in Benelux from Belgium to the Netherlands. “Youvia will strengthen FCR’s position as a partner to Benelux SMEs and speed up the roll-out of new solutions that FCR has developed specifically for the SME SaaS market,” Gustainis emphasised.

About FCR Media
FCR Media is the largest Belgian digital marketing agency for SMEs and the self-employed and has activities in Belgium, Czechia, Croatia & Romania. The company has many years of experience in the SME market with a team of experienced experts creating and optimizing websites, Google and Facebook ads and providing other digital marketing services. FCR Media has 270 employees and ca 26,000 customers.

About Youvia
Youvia, formerly DTG (De Telefoongids & Gouden Gids), offers suitable online marketing for various SMEs. The company works on online presence, findability and reach as well as the online reputation of their clients.