Rodale Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1930

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 700


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

  • Investments
  • 1

Rodale General Information


Publisher of healthcare books and magazines intended to spread awareness about health and fitness. The company's healthcare books and magazines offer wellness content, online fitness programs through various distribution channels, including magazines, books, online, mobile, e-commerce, direct-to-consumer, social and video, enabling fitness enthusiasts to discover various aspects of nutrition and fitness.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Other Healthcare Services
Corporate Office
  • P.O. Box 3064
  • Harlan, IA 51593
  • United States

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Rodale Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Rodale Patents

Rodale Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20110071008-A1 Portable sliding exercise device Active 22-Sep-2009 00000000000 00
US-8480547-B2 Portable sliding exercise device Inactive 22-Sep-2009 00000000000 00

Rodale Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Rodale Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Rodale Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Running Times 26-Feb-2007 0000000000 Publishing 00000 000
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Rodale FAQs

  • When was Rodale founded?

    Rodale was founded in 1930.

  • Where is Rodale headquartered?

    Rodale is headquartered in Harlan, IA.

  • What is the size of Rodale?

    Rodale has 700 total employees.

  • What industry is Rodale in?

    Rodale’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is Rodale a private or public company?

    Rodale is a Private company.

  • What is Rodale’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Rodale is 00000.

  • Who are Rodale’s investors?

    Hearst Communications has invested in Rodale.

  • When was Rodale acquired?

    Rodale was acquired on 09-Jan-2018.

  • Who acquired Rodale?

    Rodale was acquired by Penguin Random House.

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