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The Athletic

The Athletic
2016 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
201-300 EMPLOYEES
Series C1 LATEST DEAL TYPE
$21.8M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
19 INVESTORS
Description

Provider of a subscription based sports media platform designed to offer in-depth sports coverage and related information. The company's platform offers in-depth articles on local and national sports, that are free of advertisements, pop-ups and auto-play videos, enabling users to get authentic sports news and articles from talented local and national sports journalists, covering 35+ markets across North America.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 332 Pine Street
  • Floor 9
  • San Francisco, CA 94104
  • United States

+1 (415) 000-0000
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The Athletic Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Later Stage VC (Series C1) 29-May-2019 $21.8M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 30-Oct-2018 0000 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series B) 05-Mar-2018 0000 0000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 31-Jul-2017 00.00 0000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 15-Nov-2016 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Accelerator/Incubator 22-Aug-2016 $120K $2.22M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Angel (individual) $2.1M $2.1M Completed Generating Revenue
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The Athletic Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series C-1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Series A5 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A4 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A3 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A2 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A1 784,049 $0.000010 $0.03 $0.45 $0.45 1x $0.45 1.49%
Series A 5,524,746 $0.000010 $0.06 $1 $1 1x $1 10.53%
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The Athletic Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
MinuteMedia Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 00000 00000000000 00000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Ismaning, Germany 000 000.00 000000&0
0000 0000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 0 000 0000000000 0 000
000 0000000' 00000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 0000 00000000000 0000
00000000 000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0 000.00 000000&0 000.00
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The Athletic Investors (19)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Bedrock Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Founders Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Advancit Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ali Rowghani Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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The Athletic Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Alex Mather Co-Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Adam Hansmann Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer & Board Member
Paul Fichtenbaum Chief Content Officer
Balen Gore Chief Technology Officer

1 Former Executive

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The Athletic Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Adam Hansmann The Athletic Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Deepen Parikh Self Board Member 000 0000
Ian Doody Evolution Media Capital Board Member 000 0000
Napoleon Ta The Athletic Board Member 000 0000