Transgender Universe, the online haven for transgender awareness, joins Maven


​scientific discoveries, Transgender Universe has launched its new channel on the digital media platform Maven (ticker symbol MVEN).

“The Maven platform provides the opportunity for our readers to engage with transgender-related content in ways that we previously only dreamed we could deliver,” said Transgender Universe President and Senior Editor Mila Madison. “Our community members now have the ability to post their own content, share their own stories, post relevant articles from other places, share videos, and anything else they deem relevant to our community. The content is optimized for every platform or device in which our readers choose to view it and delivered at speeds we were previously unable to achieve.

“Maven has created an exciting platform built around community engagement and that is at the heart of what Transgender Universe is all about,” Madison added. “Our community can now shape our direction by how they choose to interact with us. Maven provides us the ability to concentrate on what matters, creating great content and engaging our community while doing it in a way that is safe and secure for our readers.”

Transgender Universe shares stories about policies relating to transgender rights, acclimating to professional and family life before and after transitioning, and advice for cisgendered allies. Its content also includes articles illustrating the transgender community’s increased visibility in the general public, especially in pop culture and sports.

“Transgender Universe is passionately dedicated to today’s issues surrounding gender identity,” said Maven CEO James Heckman. “At Maven, we welcome open discussions surrounding today’s impactful issues and we’re pleased to welcome Transgender Universe to our platform. We look forward to watching their community grow as they provide valuable information and voice to this topic.”

Transgender Universe joins dozens of award-winning journalists, best-selling authors, top analysts, important causes and foundations bringing their organizations to Maven’s coalition of elite content channels.

Maven is an expert-driven, group media network, whose innovative platform serves, by invitation-only, a coalition of professional, independent channel partners. By providing broader distribution, greater community engagement and efficient advertising and membership programs, Maven enables partners to focus on the key drivers of their business: creating, informing, sharing, discovering, leading and interacting with the communities and constituencies they serve.

Based in Seattle, Maven is publicly traded under the ticker symbol MVEN. The executive team and operational board members include digital media pioneers James Heckman and Josh Jacobs and technology innovators Bill Sornsin and Ben Joldersma. For more insight, head to