HuffPost Overview

  • Founded
  • 2005
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 350
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

HuffPost General Information

Description

Operator of an online media network created to provide information and news content. The company's network offers both localized and international information related to various socio-economic, cultural and other matters supported with photos and videos, enabling viewers to gain information on the latest news worldwide.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Publishing
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 770 Broadway
  • New York, NY 10003
  • United States
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HuffPost Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Merger/Acquisition 01-Feb-2021 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Merger/Acquisition 19-Oct-2019 Cancelled Generating Revenue
6. Merger/Acquisition 07-Mar-2011 00000 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 01-Oct-2008 0000 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 26-Sep-2007 000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-Aug-2006 $5M $7M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-May-2005 $2M $2M Completed Startup
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HuffPost Comparisons

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HuffPost Competitors (30)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Mic (Media Platform) Formerly VC-backed New York, NY 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
0000000 00000 Formerly VC-backed New York, NY 00 0000 0&0 0000
0000000000000 Formerly VC-backed Atlanta, GA 0000 0000 000000&0 0000
000000 00000 Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 000 0000 000000000000 0000
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HuffPost 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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HuffPost Former Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Greycroft Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Kenneth Lerer Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Lerer Hippeau Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Oak Investment Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
RRE Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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HuffPost Investments & Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 000000000 22-Sep-2017 00000 0000000 Information Services (B2C)
00000000000 01-Jan-2016 000000000000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
000000000 000000 0 13-Jun-2014 000000000000000000 Business/Productivity Software
00000000000000 000 27-Sep-2012 00000 0000000 Information Services (B2C) 0000000 0000000000
Le Huffington Post 11-Oct-2011 Joint Venture Publishing 0000000 0000000000
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