PennWell Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1910

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 550


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 24

PennWell General Information


Publisher of technical and non-technical books intended to cover international petroleum news and technology. The company provides online magazines and newsletters, conferences and exhibitions, extensive offering of books, maps, websites, research products, digital media, and database services, enabling industries to have quality content and integrated marketing solutions.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Petroleum Publishing Company
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 10050 East 52nd Street
  • Tulsa, OK 74146
  • United States
+1 (866) 000-0000

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PennWell Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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PennWell Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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PennWell Competitors (15)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Access Intelligence (Publishing) Formerly PE-Backed Rockville, MD 000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
WTWH Media Private Equity-Backed Cleveland, OH 000 00000 000000000 00000
Peerless Media Private Debt Financed Framingham, MA 00 00.000 000000000 - 00.000
The Business Journals Corporation Charlotte, NC 0000
1105 Media Formerly PE-Backed Woodland Hills, CA 000 000000 - 000
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PennWell 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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PennWell Investments & Acquisitions (24)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Sektörel Fuarcılık 25-Jan-2017 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 000
The Pipeline & Energy Expo 22-Mar-2016 000000000 Buildings and Property
Dental Economics 01-Sep-2015 0000000000 Publishing
Revo Media Partners 14-Oct-2014 0000000000 Publishing 000000 00
CyberTech (Power Generation & Transmission Data Business) 03-Jan-2013 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Services
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PennWell Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Utility Products Magazine Media and Information Services (B2B) Northbrook, IL 1997
Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equipment Media and Information Services (B2B) Rochelle Park, NJ 0000
Strategies Unlimited Other Commercial Services Nashville, TN 0000
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PennWell Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Dental Economics 01-Sep-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
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PennWell FAQs

  • When was PennWell founded?

    PennWell was founded in 1910.

  • Who is the founder of PennWell?

    P.C. Boyle is the founder of PennWell.

  • Where is PennWell headquartered?

    PennWell is headquartered in Tulsa, OK.

  • What is the size of PennWell?

    PennWell has 550 total employees.

  • What industry is PennWell in?

    PennWell’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is PennWell a private or public company?

    PennWell is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of PennWell?

    The current valuation of PennWell is 00000.

  • What is PennWell’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for PennWell is 00000.

  • Who are PennWell’s competitors?

    Access Intelligence (Publishing), WTWH Media, Peerless Media, The Business Journals, and 1105 Media are some of the 15 competitors of PennWell.

  • When was PennWell acquired?

    PennWell was acquired on 02-Apr-2018.

  • Who acquired PennWell?

    PennWell was acquired by Clarion Events.

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