PlanetOut Overview

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 95
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Financing Rounds
  • 7
  • Investments
  • 1

PlanetOut General Information

Description

Provider of global media and entertainment services exclusively serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. The company's brands include Gay.com, PlanetOut.com, Kleptomaniac.com, and OUT&ABOUT Travel, as well as localized versions of the Gay.com site.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Social Content
Other Industries
Publishing
Acquirer
Here Networks
Primary Office
  • 1355 Sansome Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94111
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000
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PlanetOut Valuation & Funding

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

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PlanetOut Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lowell Selvin Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Mark Elderkin President
Dan Miller Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Peter Kretzman Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
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PlanetOut Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
0000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
000000 000000 PlanetOut Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
000000 0000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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PlanetOut Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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PlanetOut Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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PlanetOut Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 00000000000 08-Mar-2006 000000000000000000 00.00 Cruise Lines 00000 00000
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PlanetOut Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000 00000000000 08-Mar-2006 000000000000000000 00.00 Completed
  • 000000000
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