The Information Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 50

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Early Stage VC

The Information General Information


Publisher of technological news intended to offer inside scoop on technology trends. The company's content focuses on the stories that drive conversations and help subscribers get ahead, enabling users to access advertising-free in-depth news of the technology industry.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Primary Office
  • 1 Post Street
  • Suite 1050
  • San Francisco, CA 94104
  • United States

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The Information Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Early Stage VC 000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Capitalization 19-Jul-2013 000 000 Completed Generating Revenue
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The Information Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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The Information Competitors (27)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Mic (Media Platform) Formerly VC-backed New York, NY 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
000 000 Venture Capital-Backed Bengaluru, India 00 00.000 00000000000 00.000
0000 00000 Formerly PE-Backed Brooklyn, NY 0000 0000 000000000000 0000
00000000 000000 Formerly PE-Backed New York, NY 000 0000 000000&0 0000
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Bengaluru, India 0 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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The Information Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jessica Lessin Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Editor-in-Chief
Shai Oster Asia Bureau Chief
Karl Wells Chief Commercial Officer
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The Information 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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The Information Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000000 20-Oct-2017 0000000000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000000 0
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