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Gimlet Media

Gimlet Media
2014 FOUNDED
M&A STATUS
91-100 EMPLOYEES
M&A LATEST DEAL TYPE
$230M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
Description

Developer of a digital media network platform intended to help listeners better understand the world and each other. The company's platform produces narrative podcasts and episodes, offer users an option to share, subscribe and download them, enabling clients to deliver powerful and engaging stories while expanding their brand outreach.

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Other Industries
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Entertainment Software
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 41 Flatbush Avenue
  • Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • United States
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Gimlet Media Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Merger/Acquisition 06-Feb-2019 $230M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 11-Sep-2017 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Debt - General 16-Aug-2017 $7M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 24-Nov-2015 $7M $7M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
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Gimlet Media Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series B 000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series A 000,000 00.000000 00.0 000.0 000.0 00 000.0 00.000
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Gimlet Media Competitors (15)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
HowStuffWorks Venture Capital-Backed Atlanta, GA 0000 0000 000000&0 0000
00000 0000000 Formerly VC-backed Los Angeles, CA 000 0000 000000&0 0000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 000000000000 000.00
00000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 000000&0
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
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Gimlet Media Former Investors (19)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Andrew Mason Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Beau Allen Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Betaworks Other Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Betaworks Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Cross Culture Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Gimlet Media Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Alex Blumberg Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Matthew Lieber Co-Founder, President & Board Member
Josh Fjelstad Director, Marketing
Austin Thompson Technical Director
Chris Giliberti Head of Multiplatform & Chief of Staff

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Gimlet Media Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Alex Blumberg Gimlet Media Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Matthew Lieber Gimlet Media Co-Founder, President & Board Member 000 0000

2 Former Board Members

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