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PopSugar

PopSugar
2006 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
501-1K EMPLOYEES
M&A LATEST DEAL TYPE (Cancelled)
$580M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
$47.1M TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED
Description

Provider of an online lifestyle guide for women. The company provides access to daily offers from a selection of local businesses in beauty, health and fitness, dining, travel getaways and other relevant categories.

Formerly Known As
Sugar
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Social Content
Application Software
Primary Office
111 Sutter Street
16th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
United States
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PopSugar Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Merger/Acquisition 12-Jul-2015 $580M 00000 Cancelled Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series D) 13-Apr-2011 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series C) 01-Jun-2009 000.00 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series B) 01-Jun-2007 $10.4M $15.8M $169M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-Oct-2006 $5.37M $5.37M $22.8M Completed Product Development
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PopSugar Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series D 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 0.000
Series B 590,551 $0.000100 $0.51 $6.35 $6.35 1x $6.12 1.23%
Series A 7,578,429 $0.000100 $0.07 $0.91 $0.91 1x $0.91 15.18%
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PopSugar Investors (6)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
IVP Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Linseed Capital Angel Group Minority 000 0000 000000 0
NBCUniversal Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Panorama Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sequoia Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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PopSugar Executive Team (22)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Lisa Sugar Co-Founder, President & Editor in Chief
Krista Moatz Co-Founder & Executive Vice President, Culture and Corporate Citizenship
Jason Rhee Co-Founder & Vice President, Analytics and Product Marketing
Arthur Cinader Jr. Co-Founder, Board Member & Executive Vice President, Product Development
Sean Macnew Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer
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PopSugar Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Arthur Cinader Jr. PopSugar Co-Founder, Board Member & Executive Vice President, Product Development 000 0000
Dennis Phelps IVP Board Member 000 0000
Jonathan Kaplan Self Board Member 000 0000
Michael Moritz Sequoia Capital Board Member 000 0000