Ukrayinska Pravda

Ukrayinska Pravda

The company was founded in 2001. Olena Prytula is the founder of the company and its owner. According to the Unified State Register, the main activity is to issue newspapers, however there are also activities relating to mediation in advertising in media and replication of audio and video records and software.

Key facts

Business Form

private

Legal Form

private enterprise

Business Sectors

One of the activities indicated in the Unified State Register is consulting on commercial activity and management.

Ownership

Individual Owner

Prytula Olena Yuriivna

Olena Prytula was born on March 10, 1967 in Zavolzhye, Gorkivska oblast, Russia. She moved to Ukraine when she was 6 years old. She graduated from Electroacoustic and Ultrasonic sound department of Automatics and Computational Tools faculty of Odessa National Polytechnic University. Later she moved to Crimea with her husband. In 1993 she started her work in “Interfax-Ukraine” agency where she worked untill spring of 2000. From 1993 to 1995 she worked as a stringer of “Reuters” agency in Crimea. In 1996 she moved to Kiev. During the same year she undertook an internship in Duke University of North Carolina. From 1996 till 1999 she covered the work of the president of Ukraine, Leonid Kuchma, for “Interfax”. In July 1999, she was entitled as a merited journalist of Ukraine.
In April, 2000 together with Georgy Gongadze created an internet media outlet “Ukrainska Pravda” (“Ukrainian Truth”). Gongadze became an editor in chief and Prytula became his assistant. She became a head and an editor-in-chief of “Ukrainska Pravda” (“Ukrainian Truth”) after Gongadze was murdered in 2000. In November, 2014 Sevgil Musaeva became an editor in chief of “Ukrainska Pravda” (“Ukrainian Truth”), while Prytula stayed in a project as a person responsible for strategy and special projects of the media outlet.
Olena Prytula was in civil marriage with Pavlo Sheremet, a journalist who was murdered in July 2016. Sergiy Leschenko, was deputy editor in Ukrainska Pravda before he became a member of the Ukrainian Parliament from president's party.

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Facts

Media Business

Media Business

Online | Ukrayinska Pravda

General Information

Founder

Olena Prytula

Affiliated Interests Founder

Olena Prytula was born on March 10, 1967 in Zavolzhye, Gorkivska oblast, Russia. She moved to Ukraine when she was 6 years old. She graduated from Electroacoustic and Ultrasonic sound department of Automatics and Computational Tools faculty of Odessa National Polytechnic University. Later she moved to Crimea with her husband. In 1993 she started her work in “Interfax-Ukraine” agency where she worked untill spring of 2000. From 1993 to 1995 she worked as a stringer of “Reuters” agency in Crimea. In 1996 she moved to Kiev. During the same year she undertook an internship in Duke University of North Carolina. From 1996 till 1999 she covered the work of the president of Ukraine, Leonid Kuchma, for “Interfax”. In July 1999, she was entitled as a merited journalist of Ukraine.
In April, 2000 together with Georgy Gongadze created an internet media outlet “Ukrainska Pravda” (“Ukrainian Truth”). Gongadze became an editor in chief and Prytula became his assistant. She became a head and an editor-in-chief of “Ukrainska Pravda” (“Ukrainian Truth”) after Gongadze was murdered in 2000. In November, 2014 Sevgil Musaeva became an editor in chief of “Ukrainska Pravda” (“Ukrainian Truth”), while Prytula stayed in a project as a person responsible for strategy and special projects of the media outlet.
Olena Prytula was in civil marriage with Pavlo Sheremet, a journalist who was murdered in July 2016. Sergiy Leschenko, was deputy editor in Ukrainska Pravda before he became a member of the Ukrainian Parliament from president's party.

Employees

MD

Contact

(044)2530460 01011, 16/13 BUILDING “A” PANAS MYRNYI STREET, city of Kyiv

Tax/ ID Number

31565711

Financial Information

Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)

MD

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

MD

Advertising (in % of total funding)

MD

Management

Executive Board + Interests Executive Board

Olena Prytula

Other Influential People + Interests Other Influential people

Serhiy Leshchenko was the deputy editor in chief of Ukrayinska Pravda, conducted journalistic investigations for that publication, due to which he became well known. On November З, 2014, he became a deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine by the quote of the presidential party Petro Poroshenko Bloc “Solidarnist”. Together with Olena Prytula, he is the founder of GO “Ukrayinska Pravda”.
Mustafa Nayyem is an investigating journalist, wrote for Ukrayinska Prvda. On November З, 2014, together with Serhiy Leshchenko, he became a deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine by the quote of the presidential party Petro Poroshenko Bloc “Solidarnist”.

Further Information

Headlines

Нацполіція: Шеремет та Притула повідомляли про стеження ще в листопаді.

http://gazeta.ua/articles/life/_nacpoliciya-seremet-ta-pritula-povidomlyali-pro-stezhennya-sche-v-listopadi/718554

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Meta Data

Since Ukraine has no rules on the registration of online media - ownership structure of media access is extremely difficult. A unified state register of judgments we went to "Ukrainska pravda", and a single state register of legal entities and individuals took to the founders.

Sources

Unified state register of the Ministry of justice of legal entities, individual entrepreneurs and civic formations. Retrieved in August 2016, from:

https://usr.minjust.gov.ua/

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