TheWrap Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2008

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 82


  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

TheWrap General Information


Operator of a digital news platform covering the business of entertainment and media. The company's website offers high-profile newsbreaks, investigative stories, authoritative analysis, original photography, and editorial reports and hosts multiple events, thereby enabling users to learn about different information and news in one place.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Corporate Office
  • 2034 Armacost Avenue
  • 1st floor
  • Los Angeles, CA 90025
  • United States
+1 (424) 000-0000

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TheWrap Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Debt - PPP 04-Apr-2020 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 25-Apr-2010 000 00.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 26-Jan-2009 $1000K $1.5M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 11-Aug-2008 $500K $500K Completed Generating Revenue
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TheWrap Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A1 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00 00 00 00 0.000
Series A 651,234 $0.010000 $0.18 $3 $3 1x $3 27.29%
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TheWrap Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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TheWrap Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Deadline Hollywood Private Equity-Backed Los Angeles, CA 00 000000000000
Entertainment Weekly Corporation Los Angeles, CA 000
Variety Private Equity-Backed Los Angeles, CA 0000 000000000000
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TheWrap Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat
Sharon Waxman Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Editor in Chief
Edward Menicheschi Chief Operating Officer & President
Lynne Segall Chief Revenue Officer
Claude Memmi Head, Finance
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TheWrap Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
Michael Slade Self Board Member 000 0000
Peter Rappaport Self Board Member 000 0000
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TheWrap Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
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

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TheWrap Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
VideoInk 06-Sep-2018 0000000000 Social/Platform Software 000000 00 18-Jan-2011 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B)
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TheWrap FAQs

  • When was TheWrap founded?

    TheWrap was founded in 2008.

  • Who is the founder of TheWrap?

    Sharon Waxman is the founder of TheWrap.

  • Who is the CEO of TheWrap?

    Sharon Waxman is the CEO of TheWrap.

  • Where is TheWrap headquartered?

    TheWrap is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

  • What is the size of TheWrap?

    TheWrap has 82 total employees.

  • What industry is TheWrap in?

    TheWrap’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is TheWrap a private or public company?

    TheWrap is a Private company.

  • What is TheWrap’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for TheWrap is 00000.

  • How much funding has TheWrap raised over time?

    TheWrap has raised $3.5M.

  • Who are TheWrap’s competitors?

    Deadline Hollywood, Entertainment Weekly, and Variety are competitors of TheWrap.

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