VentureBeat Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 216

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt - PPP

  • Investors
  • 20

VentureBeat General Information

Description

Operator of an online news portal intended to publish news, analysis, long-form features, interviews, and videos. The company's portal offers an overview of technology trends, from social media to mobile, clean technology, games, and computer chips, enabling individuals and companies to get news updates.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Corporate Office
  • 500 Sansome Street
  • Suite 601
  • San Francisco, CA 94111
  • United States

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VentureBeat Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Debt - PPP 28-Apr-2020 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC 28-Sep-2016 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C1) 08-Oct-2015 00.000 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series C1) 07-Aug-2014 00.000 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 23-Mar-2009 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 28-Jan-2008 $360K $360K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator Completed Startup
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VentureBeat Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C3 000,000 00.000000 00 00.0 00.0 00 00.0
Series C2 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00
Series C1 00,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B 3,967,720 $0.000005 8% $0.1 $0.1 1x $0.1 6.36%
Series A 3,494,420 $0.000005 8% $0.09 $0.09 1x $0.09 5.6%
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VentureBeat Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
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Post Valuation
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Financing
Details
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VentureBeat Competitors (21)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Inside.com Venture Capital-Backed Culver City, CA 00 0000 00000000000 0000
TNL Mediagene Venture Capital-Backed Taipei City, Taiwan 000 0000 000000000000 0000
Gigaom (Acquired) Corporate Backed or Acquired San Francisco, CA 000 000.00 000000&0
The Next Web Corporate Backed or Acquired Amsterdam, Netherlands 000 000000&0
Tech in Asia Private Equity-Backed Singapore, Singapore 00 000.00 000000000000 000.00
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VentureBeat Executive Team (23)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Matthew Marshall Ph.D Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Gina Joseph Founder of VB lab, Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President of Strategic & Partnerships
Michael Minotti Managing Editor
Jess Puig Vice President of Growth and Business Development
Pankaj Shah Advisor and Investor
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VentureBeat 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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VentureBeat Investors (20)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Ambition.vc Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Foley Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Citizen.VC Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Crosslink Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Dylan Tweney Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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VentureBeat Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Anzu 27-Jun-2023 00000 0000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
NFTpay 22-Apr-2022 00000 0000 Financial Software
AWS Wickr 04-Aug-2017 00000 0000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software
VBprofiles 10-Sep-2013 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000000 0
Bitmob Media 13-Jan-2012 Merger/Acquisition Other Media
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VentureBeat Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
AWS Wickr 04-Aug-2017 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Business Connect China Early Stage VC Completed
  • 3 buyers
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