The Washington Post Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1876

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,600

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 7

The Washington Post General Information

Description

Providers of print and internet publishing services. The company provides news of local, national and international events around them. It also provides mobile application for smartphones and tablets for online news feed.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Publishing
Acquirer
Corporate Office
  • 1150 15th Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20071
  • United States

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The Washington Post Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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The Washington Post Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Publishing
Washington, DC
2,600 As of 2023
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Brooklyn, NY
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The Washington Post Competitors (31)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
VICE Media Private Equity-Backed Brooklyn, NY 000 0000 000000000000 0000
Iliffe Media Group Corporation Cambridge, United Kingdom
Postmedia Network Canada Private Equity-Backed Toronto, Canada 0000 00000 000000000000
The Wall Street Journal Corporation New York, NY 00000
The Independent Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 000 0000 0000000000 0 0000
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The Washington Post Patents

The Washington Post Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11210710-B2 Techniques for inserting advertising content into digital content Active 15-Jan-2019 00000000000 00
EP-3899703-A1 Techniques for inserting advertising content into digital content Pending 15-Jan-2019 00000000000
US-20200226642-A1 Techniques for inserting advertising content into digital content Active 15-Jan-2019 00000000000 0
CA-3126605-A1 Techniques for inserting advertising content into digital content Pending 15-Jan-2019 00000000000
EP-3899703-A4 Techniques for inserting advertising content into digital content Pending 15-Jan-2019 G06Q30/0277 0
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The Washington Post Executive Team (20)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
William Lewis Chief Executive Officer
Vineet Khosla Chief Technology Officer
Alex MacCallum Chief Revenue Officer
Johanna Mayer Jones Chief Advertising Officer
Kathy Baird Chief Communications Officer
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The Washington Post Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 000000 Self Chairman 000 0000
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The Washington Post Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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The Washington Post Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
FaithStreet 11-Sep-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software
Fab 11-Aug-2011 00000 0000 00.000 Internet Retail
Ongo 29-Sep-2010 00000 0000 0000 Publishing
Foreign Policy 29-Sep-2008 0000000000 Publishing 000000 00
Bigstep 01-Jan-2002 Later Stage VC 00.00 Systems and Information Management
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The Washington Post Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Foreign Policy Publishing Washington, DC 0000
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The Washington Post Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Fab 11-Aug-2011 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 23 buyers
Foreign Policy 29-Sep-2008 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000 0000000000 000
Bigstep 01-Jan-2002 00000 00000 00 00.00 Completed
  • 8 buyers
ZonaFinanciera.com 18-Apr-2000 00 000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 9 buyers
Bigstep Early Stage VC 000 Completed
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The Washington Post FAQs

  • When was The Washington Post founded?

    The Washington Post was founded in 1876.

  • Who is the CEO of The Washington Post?

    William Lewis and Patricia Stonesifer are the CEOs of The Washington Post.

  • Where is The Washington Post headquartered?

    The Washington Post is headquartered in Washington, DC.

  • What is the size of The Washington Post?

    The Washington Post has 2,600 total employees.

  • What industry is The Washington Post in?

    The Washington Post’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is The Washington Post a private or public company?

    The Washington Post is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of The Washington Post?

    The current valuation of The Washington Post is 00000.

  • What is The Washington Post’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for The Washington Post is 000000.

  • Who are The Washington Post’s competitors?

    VICE Media, Iliffe Media Group, Postmedia Network Canada, The Wall Street Journal, and The Independent are some of the 31 competitors of The Washington Post.

  • When was The Washington Post acquired?

    The Washington Post was acquired on 05-Aug-2013.

  • Who acquired The Washington Post?

    The Washington Post was acquired by Jeffrey Bezos.

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