To Be Trusted Voices of Light and Truth
Reaching Hundreds of Millions of People Worldwide

It’s our hope that people of principle will choose to bring us into their homes and lives on a daily basis. After all, we champion values that have been cherished by good people from diverse backgrounds for centuries. Standards like integrity, loyalty, and a desire to treat everyone with dignity and respect. We are committed to being a trusted company and adding to the sum of good in the world.

As a media organization, we have a responsibility to uphold the trust of readers, listeners and viewers around the world. We are committed to being trusted voices of light and knowledge for people from all cultures, backgrounds and circumstances.

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Our Companies

Beneficial Life

Founded in 1905 to help protect widows and orphans, Beneficial Life is the oldest life insurance company based in the Intermountain West. Beneficial continues to service existing policies in a professional, service-oriented, manner.


Bonneville Communications (Boncom) has a unique collection of creative innovators who offer full-service communications solutions with expertise in product development, analytics, design, media and advertising.

Bonneville International

Founded in 1964, Bonneville International’s heritage traces its early roots to KSL Radio, which first went on the air in May of 1922 (originally as KZN) in Salt Lake City, and to KSL-TV, which had its on-air debut in 1949.

Deseret Book

Through its many and varied resources, Deseret Book strives to be a trusted source of products that meet the needs of its customers and reflect the values of its parent company, Deseret Management Corporation.

Deseret Digital Media

Deseret Digital Media (DDM) knows the public has many options for where they get information and entertainment. DDM produces digital content the public feels comfortable bringing into their homes and lives on a daily basis.

Deseret News

Deseret News has been a voice of light and truth for 160 years. First published on June 15, 1850, the Deseret News is not only the oldest newspaper but also the longest continuously operating business in the state of Utah.


Deseret Management Corporation (DMC) oversees many of the for-profit commercial companies affiliated with the LDS Church. All DMC companies operate under a unified mission which is to “be trusted voices of light and truth reaching hundreds of millions of people worldwide.”

Temple Square Hospitality

Temple Square Hospitality Corporation (TSHC) hosts its services in The Joseph Smith Memorial Building and Lion House. Both buildings maintain a historically significant presence on Temple Square and in the downtown Salt Lake City area.