Phoenix Communications established in 2009 with a view
to creating a new voice in modern publishing in Indonesia.
Founded by Alistair G. Speirs and Barbara Janthy Nihardjo, Phoenix is a well-established company with a long history of marketing, advertising and publishing backgrounds.
Alistair G. Speirs, founder of Phoenix Communications was the driving force behind the Indo Multi Media group for 20 years.
He started the free-to-hand publication business in Indonesia with Jakarta KINI, and Hello Bali, developed Garuda In-flight Magazine into a major national publication and JalanJalan as Indonesia’s preferred travel magazine.
He led the team who created ‘Enjoy Jakarta’ brand for Jakarta and ‘Bali is my Life‘ for Bali, and rebranded Hilton to Sultan in Indonesia, Santika Hotels, Hotel Kristal and The British School Jakarta.