DNAinfo Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2009

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 1

DNAinfo General Information


Operator of an online news platform based in Chicago. The company prides its readers with news, articles, and information related to several categories covering life and style, thereby delivering content related to entertainment, education, politics, crime, sports and dining.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Parent Company
WNYC Radio
Corporate Office
  • Block Club Chicago
  • 1132 South Wabash Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60605
  • United States
+1 (646) 000-0000

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DNAinfo Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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DNAinfo Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Gothamist 08-Mar-2017 0000000000 Publishing 000 00000
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DNAinfo Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Gothamist 08-Mar-2017 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
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DNAinfo FAQs

  • When was DNAinfo founded?

    DNAinfo was founded in 2009.

  • Who is the founder of DNAinfo?

    Joe Ricketts is the founder of DNAinfo.

  • Where is DNAinfo headquartered?

    DNAinfo is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

  • What industry is DNAinfo in?

    DNAinfo’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is DNAinfo a private or public company?

    DNAinfo is a Private company.

  • What is DNAinfo’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for DNAinfo is 00000.

  • When was DNAinfo acquired?

    DNAinfo was acquired on 22-Feb-2018.

  • Who acquired DNAinfo?

    DNAinfo was acquired by WNYC Radio.

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