SpeedNews Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1979

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 3


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

SpeedNews General Information


Provider of news and information for executives in the commercial and military aviation industries. The company publishes newsletters about aircraft orders, engine product updates, maintenance, repair contracts, route planning and new product developments for aviation executives. It also organizes conferences for senior-level decision makers and analysts.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Corporate Office
  • 11500 W. Olympic Boulevard
  • Suite 574
  • Los Angeles, CA 90067
  • United States
+1 (310) 000-0000

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SpeedNews Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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SpeedNews Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat
Stephen Costley Managing Editor
William Freeman III Group Publisher
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SpeedNews 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

Key Data Points

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SpeedNews FAQs

  • When was SpeedNews founded?

    SpeedNews was founded in 1979.

  • Who is the founder of SpeedNews?

    Gilbert Speed is the founder of SpeedNews.

  • Where is SpeedNews headquartered?

    SpeedNews is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

  • What is the size of SpeedNews?

    SpeedNews has 3 total employees.

  • What industry is SpeedNews in?

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

  • Is SpeedNews a private or public company?

    SpeedNews is a Private company.

  • What is SpeedNews’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SpeedNews is 00000.

  • When was SpeedNews acquired?

    SpeedNews was acquired on 20-Sep-2006.

  • Who acquired SpeedNews?

    SpeedNews was acquired by Penton Media.

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