Zolota seredyna LLC
LLC "Zolota seredyna" was founded by Rostyslav Brodskyi and LLC "Dendi UA" which was founded by Yuriy Brodskyi (brother) and their mother Svitlana Brodska. Our research linked Zolota seredyna and Obozrevatel through data provided in the Unified Public Register of Court Decisions. The research revealed that in all cases concerning Obozrevatel, Zolotaya Seredyna performed as the defendant on the Obozrevatel’s side. Obozrevatel is an online outlet founded in 2001.
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Yuriy Brodsky is the youngest son of a politician, Mykhailo Brodsky. The latter was a deputy of the third convocation of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, a president nominee in 2004 and 2010.
He has an older brother Rostyslav and a stepmother, Svitlana Brodska. Together the family has founded a news agency “Zolota seredyna”.
Yuriy is a co-owner of Idvision, a radio and television broadcasting company.
Brodska Svitlana Mykolaivna is a wife of a politician Mykhailo Brodsky. The latter was a deputy of the third convocation of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, a president nominee in 2004 and 2010.
Brodska co-owns LLC “Veneto Group”, a manufacturer and distributor of orthopaedic mattresses, furniture and textiles.
Besides, Svitlana has founded LLC “Dendi UA”. The company’s main activity is wholesale trade of household goods. She is a founder and owner of TV and radio broadcasting company LLC “Indivision”.
Rostyslav Brodsky is the eldest son of politician Mykhailo Brodsky. Born in 1980 in Kyiv, details of Rostyslav’s educational and professional background are scarce. According to his Facebok profile, he attended the American school in Switzerland (TASIS). Rostyslav owns a high-end confectionary called “Kalyna”, presented to him by Mykhail Brodsky. The cakes produced by Kalyna are popular among high-ranking officials in Ukraine: the former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych was a client of the confectionary. The products of Kalyna are often advertised on the Obozrevatel, which belongs to the Brodskys.
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LLC "Dendi UA" which was founded by Yuriy Brodskyi (brother) and their step mother Svitlana Brodska.
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Rostyslav Brodsky is an elder son of the former member of Ukrainian Parliament Mykhailo Brodsky, which was also a candidate for presidency in 2004 and 2010.
Yuri Brodsky is a younger son of the former member of Ukrainian Parliament Mykhailo Brodsky. He has an elder brother Rostyslav and step mother Svitlana Brodska. Together they have founded “Zolota seredyna” (“The golden mean”) company.
He is a co-owner of “IDVISION”, LLC. Its main area of activity is radio and television broadcasting.
Svitlana Brodska is a wife of former member of Ukrainian Parliament Mykhailo Brodsky Mykhailo Brodsky. She is a co-owner of “VENETO GROUP”, LLC that deals with manufacturing and selling of orthopedic mattresses, furniture and textile material. She is a founder of “DENDI UA”, LLC. Its main activities are wholesale trade of household goods.
She is also a founder and owner of “INDIVISION”, LLC the main area of its activity is radio and television broadcasting.
01054, Украина, Киев, ул. Деревообрабатывающая, 7
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Mykhaylo Kryvda is a CEO in a few companies that are owned by Brodskyi's family.
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Mykhailo Brodsky was a member of Ukrainian Parliament, president nominee in 2004 and 2010.
For some time he was a close associate of Yulia Tymoshenko, but later he became her opponent because of the conflict.
Mykhailo Brodsky has a long labour and business activities history. He was a winner of a “Person of the year” award in the nomination “Entrepreneur of the year” in 1996 and 1997.
On May 3, 2003 he became a director-consultant of Common Ukrainian and Italian company “Veneto”, LLC. His wife is a co-owner of the company.
Mykhailo Brodsky has two sons from his first marriage; Rostyslav Mykhailovych and Yuri Mykhailovych Brodsky. People with the same names are co-founders of “Zolota seredyna” (“The golden mean”) company together with Svitlana Brodska. “Obozrevatel” (“Obzerver”) website is related to the company.
The couple has a common young daughter.
Since there are no regulations for online media registration, it is extremely difficult to identify ownership structure of a particular media outlet. In our research, we managed to link Zolota seredyna and Obozrevatel through data provided in the Unified Public Register of Court Decisions. The research revealed that in all cases concerning Obozrevatel, Zolotaya Seredyna performed as the defendant on the Obozrevatel’s side. Followed by a research in the Public Register of Legal Entities and Individual Entrepreneurs, we could trace that Obozrevatel belongs to Svitlana Brodska and sons of her husband – Rostyslav and Yuri.
In a private conversation with MOM researchers through Facebook, Mykhailo Brodsky confirmed that his family has been owning Obozrevatel for 12 years. He also said that they owned “Vykka” TV-channel in Cherkassy as well.
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