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theSkimm

theSkimm
2012 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
71-80 EMPLOYEES
Series C LATEST DEAL TYPE
$12M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
22 INVESTORS
Description

Provider of an online newsletter intended for female millennials to live a smarter life. The company's subscription newsletter integrates future events in culture, politics, tech and more by directly into the user's calendar, breaking down key topics, all delivered through their daily routines, providing female millennials with all the context they need to understand the biggest issues in the world, in under 10 minutes and helping them live smarter.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Publishing
Application Software
Primary Office
  • 50 West 23rd Street
  • Suite 5B
  • New York, NY 10010
  • United States
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theSkimm Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 21-May-2018 $12M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 26-Sep-2016 00.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 16-Dec-2014 $6.25M $7.83M 000.00 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 14-Apr-2014 $1.58M $1.58M 00.000 Completed Startup
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theSkimm Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Series A 6,121,446 $0.000100 $1.02 $1.02 1x $1.02 16.48%
Seed 5,743,918 $0.000100 $0.28 $0.28 1x $0.28 15.46%
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theSkimm Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Magzter Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 00000000000
000 000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 00 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
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theSkimm Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 00000000 23-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 Communication Software
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theSkimm Investors (22)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
GV Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Halogen Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Hope Taitz Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jesse Draper Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Linnea Roberts Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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theSkimm Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Carly Zakin Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Danielle Weisberg Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Steven Moncada Head, Engineering
Kaylin Marcotte Community Marketing Manager & Social Media
Jonathan Steinberg Advisor

theSkimm Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Carly Zakin theSkimm Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Danielle Weisberg theSkimm Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Satya Patel Homebrew Board Member 000 0000
Shonda Rhimes Self Board Member 000 0000
Steven Schlafman theSkimm Board Member 000 0000
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