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Medium Corporation

Medium Corporation
2012 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
91-100 EMPLOYEES
Series C LATEST DEAL TYPE
$50M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
26 INVESTORS
Description

Operator of a social publishing platform designed for sharing ideas and perspectives. The company's platform offers simple creation tools combined with a larger distribution network, enabling writers, thinkers and storytellers to bring out fresh thinking and unique perspectives and enables readers to follow people and topics that matter to them and receive a personalized feed of content every day.

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Primary Office
  • 799 Market Street
  • 5th Floor
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States
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Medium Corporation Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 21-Apr-2016 $50M 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series B) 29-Sep-2015 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 28-Jan-2014 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 06-Mar-2012 $7M $16.5M 0000 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round $9.5M $9.5M 000.00 Completed Startup
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Medium Corporation Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Seed 2 88,750,000 $0.000001 $0.08 $0.08 1x $0.08 15.21%
Seed 97,005,991 $0.000001 $0.1 $0.1 1x $0.1 16.62%
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Medium Corporation Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
SheKnows Media Private Equity-Backed Scottsdale, AZ 000 000000000000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 00000 0&0
00000 Venture Capital-Backed Mountain View, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 00000 000000000 00000
000000000' Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
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Medium Corporation Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000 0000 000000 12-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 Publishing
00000000 000000000 26-Jul-2017 000000000000000000 Communication Software 0000 00000000
00000.00 01-Aug-2016 000000000000000000 Social/Platform Software 0000 00000
0000000000 02-Jun-2016 000000000000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 000000000
Matter Studios 01-Apr-2013 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 00000000
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Medium Corporation Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000 0000000 01-Apr-2013 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000000 00000000000
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Medium Corporation Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Embed.ly Social/Platform Software Boston, MA 2010
000 0000 000000 Publishing San Francisco, CA 0000
0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) San Francisco, CA 0000
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Medium Corporation Investors (26)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Evan Williams Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Hinge Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Spark Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Andreessen Horowitz Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Obvious Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Medium Corporation Executive Team (14)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Evan Williams Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Larry Zhong Executive, Investment Banking
Michael Sippey Vice President of Product
Andrew Doyle Advisor

10 Former Executives

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Medium Corporation Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Benjamin Horowitz Andreessen Horowitz Board Member 000 0000
Josh Elman Greylock Partners Board Member 000 0000

2 Former Board Members

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