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About Rodale Inc.

Rodale helps readers keep their gardens green and their bodies lean. Its portfolio of seven magazines focusing on health and wellness includes Men's Health, Women's Health , Organic Gardening (published since 1942), and Runner's World . Its book unit publishes titles on subjects such as cooking, health, and nature that it markets through retail and direct marketing channels. The company has a database of more than 27 million customers. Rodale also has an international book publishing division based in London, and its Rodale Magazines International division distributes more than 85 editions of its titles in some 50 countries.


In addition to publishing books and magazines, Rodale operates about 40 websites and sells advertising space and marketing solutions.

Geographic Reach

The company sells its products throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

Sales and Marketing

Rodale reaches more than 70 million people around the world through its media properties, trade books, subscription online properties, and integrated marketing solutions.


In 2013 Rodale launched the first online shopping destination specializing in handpicked luxury and sustainably sourced goods.

Also in 2013, Rodale continued its international expansion of Women's Health, with three new editions launching in European markets: Women's Health Netherlands, Women's Health Poland, and Women's Health Spain.

Company Background

J.I. Rodale founded the family-owned company in 1930.

Rodale Inc.

Bethlehem, PA 18015-9039

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Digital Advertising Director: Renee Appelle
Deputy Director of Photography: Sally Berman
Director, Integrated Marketing and Corporate Programs: Jennifer Feeney
Employees (This Location): 800
Employees (All Locations): 1,200

Major Office Locations

Bethlehem, PA

Other Locations

Chicago, IL
New York, NY
Allentown, PA
Emmaus, PA