ESPN Sports Media Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1979

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 5,000

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private
  • (Upcoming)

  • Financing Rounds
  • 3

  • Investments
  • 26

ESPN Sports Media General Information

Description

Operator of a cable and satellite television broadcasting network focused on sports content. The company engages in acquiring and producing live sports programs for cricket, football, car racing, basketball and Olympic games as well as sports news and original and non-scripted sports-related shows, thereby enabling watchers to stay updated with the latest news and events in the field.

Contact Information

Website
www.espn.com
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Corporate Office
  • ESPN Plaza
  • Bristol, CT 06010
  • United States

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ESPN Sports Media Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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ESPN Sports Media Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Bristol, CT
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ESPN Sports Media Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
MSNBC Cable Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 000 000000&0
NBC Sports Group Corporate Backed or Acquired Stamford, CT 0000 000000&0
Disney General Entertainment Content Corporate Backed or Acquired Burbank, CA 0000 000000&0
Eurosport International Corporate Backed or Acquired Issy-les-Moulineaux, France 000 00000000000
Fox Sports (Broadcasting, Radio and Television) Corporate Backed or Acquired Atlanta, GA 0000 000000&0
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ESPN Sports Media Executive Team (32)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Nate Silver Sports Editor
Ed Eagan Co-Founder
Scott Rasmussen Co-Founder
William Rasmussen Co-Founder
Nick Dawson Senior Director Programming & Acquisitions
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ESPN Sports Media Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
00000-0000 000000 ESPN Sports Media Senior Vice President, Strategy and Office of the Chairman 000 0000
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ESPN Sports Media Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
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

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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ESPN Sports Media Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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ESPN Sports Media Investments & Acquisitions (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Trustx 03-Apr-2018 000000000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B)
DraftKings 27-Jul-2015 00000 0000 00000 Entertainment Software
FiveThirtyEight 22-Jul-2013 0000000000 Publishing
ExtraCorp 14-Aug-2011 0000000000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software 000 00000
PVI Virtual Media Services 13-Dec-2010 Merger/Acquisition Multimedia and Design Software 00000 000
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ESPN Sports Media Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
ESPNCricinfo Publishing Bangalore, India 0000
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ESPN Sports Media FAQs

  • When was ESPN Sports Media founded?

    ESPN Sports Media was founded in 1979.

  • Who is the founder of ESPN Sports Media?

    Ed Eagan, Scott Rasmussen, and William Rasmussen are the founders of ESPN Sports Media.

  • Where is ESPN Sports Media headquartered?

    ESPN Sports Media is headquartered in Bristol, CT.

  • What is the size of ESPN Sports Media?

    ESPN Sports Media has 5,000 total employees.

  • What industry is ESPN Sports Media in?

    ESPN Sports Media’s primary industry is Broadcasting, Radio and Television.

  • Is ESPN Sports Media a private or public company?

    ESPN Sports Media is a Private company.

  • What is ESPN Sports Media’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for ESPN Sports Media is 000000.

  • Who are ESPN Sports Media’s investors?

    R.J. Reynolds Tobacco has invested in ESPN Sports Media.

  • Who are ESPN Sports Media’s competitors?

    MSNBC Cable, NBC Sports Group, Disney General Entertainment Content, Eurosport International, and Fox Sports (Broadcasting, Radio and Television) are some of the 9 competitors of ESPN Sports Media.

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