Torstar Acquires 56 percent interest in VerticalScope

Torstar has acquired a 56 percent interest in VerticalScope, an integrated multi-platform media company based in Toronto. VerticalScop owns and operates more than 600 consumer enthusiast online forums and premium content sites across North America. The forums and content sites cover a wide variety of special-interest communities and provide advertisers with platforms to reach engaged audiences through social media marketing. Sites include,, and

Source: Torstar