Atlas Obscura Overview

  • Founded
  • 2009
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 82
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series B
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $20M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 30

Atlas Obscura General Information

Description

Operator of a catalog platform intended to inspire wonder and curiosity about the incredible world. The company's platform offers a global community of explorers, who have together created a comprehensive database of the world's hidden places, incredible histories, scientific marvels, gastronomical wonders, and extraordinary foods, enabling travelers to inspire by hidden wonders through storytelling and experiences.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Database Software
Leisure Facilities
Primary Office
  • 61 Greenpoint Avenue
  • Suite 622, Brooklyn
  • New York, NY 11222
  • United States

Atlas Obscura Timeline

2018201920202021
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Atlas Obscura Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Later Stage VC (Series B) 10-Sep-2019 $20M 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Debt - General 04-Apr-2018 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series A) 02-Aug-2017 00.00 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 25-Feb-2016 $4.59M $6.59M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 24-Feb-2015 $2M $2M Completed Generating Revenue
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Atlas Obscura Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Seed 7,836,075 $0.000100 $0.04 $0.72 $0.72 1x $0.72 15.02%
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Atlas Obscura Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Warren Webster Chief Executive Officer
Tyler Cole Chief Operating Officer
Rose Annis Director of Sales, Strategy and Marketing
Sommer Mathis Editor-in-Chief
Michael Harshman Controller
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Atlas Obscura Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
Dylan Thuras Atlas Obscura Co-Founder, Creative Director & Board Member 000 0000
John Backus Self Board Member 000 0000
Joshua Foer Atlas Obscura Co-Founder & Chairman 000 0000
Karin Timpone Self Board Member 000 0000
Kimberly Dobson Atlas Obscura Board Member 000 0000
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Atlas Obscura 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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Atlas Obscura Investors (30)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Airbnb PE-Backed Company Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ruby Ventures Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
A&E Television Networks Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
AlleyCorp Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Floodgate Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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