Yahoo Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1983

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 9,339


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 12

  • Investments
  • 140

Yahoo General Information


Provider of advertising and media services based in New York City, New York. The company focuses on offering news relating to varied sectors including entertainment, finance, lifestyle, sports and games, along with providing advertisement services.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Quantum Computer Services, Control Video Corporation, America Online, Oath, AOL, Verizon Media Group
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Corporate Office
  • 770 Broadway
  • 9th Floor
  • New York, NY 10003-9562
  • United States
+1 (703) 000-0000

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Yahoo Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Yahoo Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Yahoo Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Gannett Company Formerly PE-Backed McLean, VA 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Vox Media Venture Capital-Backed Washington, DC 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Access Intelligence (Publishing) Formerly PE-Backed Rockville, MD 000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
Salon Media Group Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 000000&0
Grupo OPSA Corporation Cortes, Honduras 000
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Yahoo Patents

Yahoo Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-10871068-B2 Piping assembly with probes utilizing addressed datagrams Active 27-Jul-2017 000000000 00
US-10871174-B2 Prime mover system and methods utilizing balanced flow within bi-directional power units Active 23-Oct-2015 00000000 00
US-20040109611-A1 Reduction of differential resolution of separations Active 20-Dec-2002 000000000 00
GB-2384669-B Digital audio and video distribution transmission and playback Inactive 10-Nov-2000 H04H60/23

Yahoo Executive Team (104)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Alicin Williamson Senior EVP, Chief Diversity and Culture Officer and President of MAKERS
Monica Mijaleski Chief Financial Officer
Aengus Mcclean Chief Technology Officer
Darin Bassin Chief Legal Officer
Tressie Lieberman Chief Marketing Officer
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Yahoo Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Yahoo 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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Yahoo Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Yahoo Investments & Acquisitions (140)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Artifact (San Francisco) 12-Jan-2024 0000000000 Publishing
Wagr (Nashville) 21-Apr-2023 0000000000 0000 Entertainment Software 00000 000
Taboola 17-Jan-2023 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 000
BuzzFeed 19-Nov-2020 00000 0000 Publishing 0000 0000
Yahoo7 31-Aug-2018 Merger/Acquisition Publishing
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Yahoo Subsidiaries (8)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Nautilus by AOL Venture Capital Tel Aviv, Israel 2014
AOL Ventures Corporate Venture Capital New York, NY 0000
Going Information Services (B2C) Boulder, CO 0000
TechCrunch Information Services (B2C) San Francisco, CA 0000
Engadget Broadcasting, Radio and Television San Francisco, CA 0000
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Yahoo Exits (71)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
BuzzFeed 19-Nov-2020 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 8 buyers
Shoppimon 15-Mar-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Completed
  • 10 buyers
Sunshine (Application Software) 19-Feb-2015 0000 00000 000 Completed
  • 15 buyers 01-May-2014 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 2 buyers 05-Feb-2013 Early Stage VC 00.00 Completed
  • 7 buyers
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Yahoo FAQs

  • When was Yahoo founded?

    Yahoo was founded in 1983.

  • Who is the founder of Yahoo?

    Bud Rosenthal and Stephen Case are the founders of Yahoo.

  • Who is the CEO of Yahoo?

    James Lanzone is the CEO of Yahoo.

  • Where is Yahoo headquartered?

    Yahoo is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What is the size of Yahoo?

    Yahoo has 9,339 total employees.

  • What industry is Yahoo in?

    Yahoo’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Yahoo a private or public company?

    Yahoo is a Private company.

  • What is Yahoo’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Yahoo is 00000.

  • How much funding has Yahoo raised over time?

    Yahoo has raised $1.31B.

  • Who are Yahoo’s investors?

    Apollo Global Management and Verizon Communications have invested in Yahoo.

  • Who are Yahoo’s competitors?

    Gannett Company, Vox Media, Access Intelligence (Publishing), Salon Media Group, and Grupo OPSA are some of the 6 competitors of Yahoo.

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