Maker Studios Overview

  • Founded
  • 2009
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 540
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $950M
Latest Deal Amount

Maker Studios General Information

Description

Operator of a media network for YouTube artists. The company offers a platform for artists to create, distribute and monetize their original content on YouTube.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Primary Office
  • 13428 Maxella Avenue
  • Suite 525
  • Los Angeles, CA 90016
  • United States
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Maker Studios Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Merger/Acquisition 25-Mar-2014 $950M 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series C) 12-Sep-2013 0000 0000 00000 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC 20-Jun-2011 $2.5M $4M Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC 21-Apr-2011 $1.5M $1.5M Completed Startup
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Maker Studios Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Los Angeles, CA
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Maker Studios Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Machinima Formerly VC-backed Burbank, CA 000 00000 000000&0 00000
0000000 Formerly VC-backed Los Angeles, CA 00 000000&0
00000 (00000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Milan, Italy 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
0000 0000000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Sydney, Australia 0000000000 0
0000 (000000, 0000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 000000 - 000
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Maker Studios 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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Maker Studios Former Investors (19)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Advancit Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Canal+ Group Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Collaborative Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Craig Shapiro Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Daher Capital Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Maker Studios Investments & Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 18-Dec-2015 00000 0000 Movies, Music and Entertainment
000000000000 09-Jul-2015 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
00000 00000 12-May-2014 00000 0000 000 Movies, Music and Entertainment
0000 00000000 09-Sep-2013 0000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 0000 0000
Cortica 19-Jun-2013 Later Stage VC 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software
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Maker Studios Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 00000 12-May-2014 00000 00000 00 000 Completed
  • 7 buyers
Cortica 19-Jun-2013 Later Stage VC 00.00 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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