Purch Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2003

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 350


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $127M

  • Investors
  • 1

Purch General Information


Operator of a digital publishing and marketplace platform intended to create a seamless connection between intent-based buyers and sellers. The company's platform combines in-depth product reviews, comparisons, and services with industry-leading publisher technology platform, helping clients maximize performance and sellers' return on investment.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
TechMedia Network
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Corporate Office
  • 111 West 42nd Street
  • 15th Floor
  • New York, NY 10036
  • United States

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Purch Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 06-Sep-2018 $127M 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 02-Jun-2015 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series B1) 14-Feb-2014 00.000 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series B) 26-Sep-2011 000.00 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Later Stage VC (Series A1) 01-Nov-2010 $1.5M $7.5M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-Jun-2008 $6M $6M 000.00 Completed Startup
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Purch Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B-1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A-1 1,799,435 $0.001000 $0.07 $0.83 $0.83 1x $0.83 4.35%
Series A 7,917,500 $0.001000 $0.06 $0.76 $0.76 1x $0.76 19.16%
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Purch Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Media and Information Services (B2B)
New York, NY
350 As of 2017
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Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Purch Competitors (13)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
The Next Web Corporate Backed or Acquired Amsterdam, Netherlands 000 000000&0
PennWell Private Equity-Backed Tulsa, OK 000 000000000000
Vox Media Venture Capital-Backed Washington, DC 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Group Nine Formerly VC-backed New York, NY 000 0000 000000&0 0000
Gigaom (Acquired) Corporate Backed or Acquired San Francisco, CA 000 000.00 000000&0
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Purch 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

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Purch Former Investors (4)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
ABS Capital Partners Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Canso Investment Counsel Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Highway 12 Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Village Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Purch Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
MosaicHUB 06-Jul-2016 0000000000 Social/Platform Software
Business.com 21-Jun-2016 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 0000
ShopSavvy 15-Nov-2015 0000000000 Information Services (B2C) 0000 0000
Active Junky 18-Sep-2015 0000000000 Social/Platform Software 0000 0000
Purchx 03-Mar-2015 Merger/Acquisition Information Services (B2C) 0000 0000
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Purch Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
AnandTech Publishing New York, NY 1997
BuyerZone Other Commercial Services Waltham, MA 0000
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Purch Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Business.com 21-Jun-2016 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000
ShopSavvy 15-Nov-2015 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Purch FAQs

  • When was Purch founded?

    Purch was founded in 2003.

  • Where is Purch headquartered?

    Purch is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What is the size of Purch?

    Purch has 350 total employees.

  • What industry is Purch in?

    Purch’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Purch a private or public company?

    Purch is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Purch?

    The current valuation of Purch is 00000.

  • What is Purch’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Purch is 00000.

  • How much funding has Purch raised over time?

    Purch has raised $181M.

  • Who are Purch’s investors?

    ABS Capital Partners, Canso Investment Counsel, Highway 12 Ventures, and Village Ventures have invested in Purch.

  • Who are Purch’s competitors?

    The Next Web, PennWell, Vox Media, Group Nine, and Gigaom (Acquired) are some of the 13 competitors of Purch.

  • When was Purch acquired?

    Purch was acquired on 06-Sep-2018.

  • Who acquired Purch?

    Purch was acquired by Future (Media).

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