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Blavity

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2014 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
21-30 EMPLOYEES
Series A LATEST DEAL TYPE
$6.5M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
11 INVESTORS
Description

Provider of a video curating and editing platform created to economically support Black millennials across the African disapora. The company's video curating and editing platform helps to discover multi-cultural contents and videos, built for and by passionate black millennials trying to add more balance to the way Black people are represented in media and culture.

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Media
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Primary Office
  • 160 Brannan Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
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Blavity Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 20-Jul-2018 $6.5M 00.000 Completed Profitable
3. Seed Round 12-Apr-2017 00.000 00.000 00.000 Completed Profitable
2. Accelerator/Incubator 16-May-2016 $125K $175K 00.00 Completed Profitable
1. Angel (individual) 25-Nov-2015 $50K $50K Completed Profitable
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Blavity Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Seed 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Blavity Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 00000 18-Sep-2017 000000000000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 000000
Shadow and Act 27-Apr-2017 Merger/Acquisition Publishing 000000 000000
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Blavity Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Travel Noire Media and Information Services (B2B) 2013
000000 000 000 Publishing Los Angeles, CA 0000
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Blavity Investors (11)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Baron Davis Enterprises Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Comcast Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
GV Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Plexo Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Base Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Blavity Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Morgan DeBaun Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Aaron Samuels Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Sabine Quetant Director of Marketing
Jonathan Jackson Co-Founder & Head, Corporate Brand
Jeff Nelson Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Blavity Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
John Lyman GV Board Member 000 0000
Marlon Nichols Cross Culture Ventures Board Observer 000 0000