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Description

Operator of a multimedia financial-services company. The company provides financial solutions for various investors. It reaches people each month through its website, books, newspaper column, television appearances, and subscription newsletter services. Its services include subscription investment newsletter that provides information on blue-chips, mutual funds, undiscovered small caps, and growth stocks, as well as delivers stock and fund recommendations; and Fool.com that publishes articles to offer news, analysis, and commentary through a range of distribution partnerships primarily with Yahoo!, MSN, and AOL. It also provides information on bonds, broker comparison, ETFs, index funds, mutual funds, and stock ideas; and saving and spending, credit and debt, home and real estate, death and taxes, and IRAs.

1993

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

201-500

Employees

2ndary - Private

Latest Deal Type

$81.5M

Total Amount Raised

7

Investors

Description

Operator of a multimedia financial-services company. The company provides financial solutions for various investors. It reaches people each month through its website, books, newspaper column, television appearances, and subscription newsletter services. Its services include subscription investment newsletter that provides information on blue-chips, mutual funds, undiscovered small caps, and growth stocks, as well as delivers stock and fund recommendations; and Fool.com that publishes articles to offer news, analysis, and commentary through a range of distribution partnerships primarily with Yahoo!, MSN, and AOL. It also provides information on bonds, broker comparison, ETFs, index funds, mutual funds, and stock ideas; and saving and spending, credit and debt, home and real estate, death and taxes, and IRAs.

Website:

www.fool.com

Ownership Status

Privately held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Information Services (B2C)

Other Industries

Social Content

Primary Office

2000 Duke Street 4th Floor Alexandria, VA 22314United States +1 (703) 838-3665
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The Motley Fool Investors (7)

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AOL Time Warner VenturesCorporate Venture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
BIA Digital PartnersPE/BuyoutMinority000 0000000 0000
Garage Technology VenturesVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
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AOL Time Warner Ventures Corporate Venture Capital
BIA Digital Partners PE/Buyout
Garage Technology Ventures Venture Capital
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Mayfield Venture Capital

The Motley Fool Executive Team (26)

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Tom Gardner Ph.DCo-Chairman, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Ollen DouglassChief Financial Officer
Mark BrooksChief Information Officer
Andrew CrossChief Investment Officer
Lawrence Greenberg JDChief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President
Tom Gardner Ph.D Co-Chairman, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Ollen Douglass Chief Financial Officer
Mark Brooks Chief Information Officer
Andrew Cross Chief Investment Officer
Lawrence Greenberg JD Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President

The Motley Fool Board Members (7)

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David GardnerThe Motley FoolCo-Chairman000 0000
John MackeySelfAngel (individual)000 0000
John McKinnonSelfBoard Member000 0000
Peter DerowSelfBoard Member000 0000
Putnam CoesSelfBoard Member000 0000
David Gardner Co-Chairman The Motley Fool
John Mackey Angel (individual) Self
John McKinnon Board Member Self
Peter Derow Board Member Self
Putnam Coes Board Member Self
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