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Gawker Media

Description

Operator of online media and blog network. The company offers an online platform that enables users to read articles and blogs and watch videos on various issues.

2002

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

201-500

Employees

Buyout/LBO

Latest Deal Type

$135M

Latest Deal Amount

$23M

Total Amount Raised

Description

Operator of online media and blog network. The company offers an online platform that enables users to read articles and blogs and watch videos on various issues.

Website:

advertising.gawker.com

Ownership Status

Privately held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Social Content

Other Industries

Social/Platform Software
Publishing

Primary Office

210 Elizabeth Street Fourth Floor New York, NY 10012United States
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Gawker Media Valuation and Funding

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Deal TypeDateAmountRaised to DatePost-ValStatusStage

Gawker Media Investors (1)

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Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
Seat
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Columbus Nova Technology PartnersVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Columbus Nova Technology Partners Venture Capital

Gawker Media Executive Team (10)

NameTitleBoard
Seat
Contact
Info
Nick DentonFounder, Chief Executive Officer & Publisher
Heather Dietrick JDPresident & General Counsel
Joshua Albertson JDChief Operating Officer
Ian FetteChief Technology Officer
John CookExecutive Editor and Reporter
Nick Denton Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Publisher
Heather Dietrick JD President & General Counsel
Joshua Albertson JD Chief Operating Officer
Ian Fette Chief Technology Officer
John Cook Executive Editor and Reporter

Gawker Media Board Members (1)

NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
Info
Thomas Plunkett Ph.DGawker MediaBoard Member000 0000
Thomas Plunkett Ph.D Board Member Gawker Media
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