Company Profiles

driven by the PitchBook Platform

BuzzFeed

Description

Operator of a social news and entertainment company. The company provides breaking news, original reporting, entertainment and video across the social Web.

2006

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

1K-5K

Employees

Series G

Latest Deal Type

$200M

Latest Deal Amount

$496M

Total Amount Raised

Description

Operator of a social news and entertainment company. The company provides breaking news, original reporting, entertainment and video across the social Web.

Website:

www.buzzfeed.com

Ownership Status

Privately held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Publishing

Other Industries

Social/Platform Software
Other Media
Social Content

Primary Office

111 East 18th Street 13th Floor New York, NY 10003United States
Request a free trial to the PitchBook Platform
You're viewing a free company profile from the PitchBook Platform. To explore BuzzFeed's full profile, request a free trial.

BuzzFeed Valuation and Funding

Request access
Deal TypeDateAmountRaised to DatePost-ValStatusStage

BuzzFeed Cap Table

Stock# of Shares
Authorized
Par ValueDividend Rate (%)Original
Issue Price
LiquidationLiquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned

BuzzFeed Investors (17)

Request access
Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
Seat
Contact
Info
Andreessen HorowitzVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
BetaworksVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Eric PaleyAngel (individual)Minority000 0000000 0000
Founder CollectiveVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
General AtlanticGrowth/ExpansionMinority000 0000000 0000
Andreessen Horowitz Venture Capital
Betaworks Venture Capital
Eric Paley Angel (individual)
Founder Collective Venture Capital
General Atlantic Growth/Expansion

BuzzFeed Executive Team (30)

NameTitleBoard
Seat
Contact
Info
Jonah PerettiCo-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
John JohnsonCo-Founder
Greg ColemanPresident & Board Member
Ze FrankPresident of BuzzFeed Motion Pictures
Mark FracktChief Financial Officer
Jonah Peretti Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
John Johnson Co-Founder
Greg Coleman President & Board Member
Ze Frank President of BuzzFeed Motion Pictures
Mark Frackt Chief Financial Officer

BuzzFeed Board Members (9)

NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
Info
Christopher DixonAndreessen HorowitzGeneral Partner000 0000
Eric HippeauLerer Hippeau VenturesManaging Director & Partner000 0000
Greg ColemanBuzzFeedPresident & Board Member000 0000
Jordan LevySoftBank CapitalPartner000 0000
Kenneth LererSelfExecutive Chairman000 0000
Christopher Dixon General Partner Andreessen Horowitz
Eric Hippeau Managing Director & Partner Lerer Hippeau Ventures
Greg Coleman President & Board Member BuzzFeed
Jordan Levy Partner SoftBank Capital
Kenneth Lerer Executive Chairman Self
Request full access to PitchBook