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The Onion

The Onion
1988 FOUNDED
M&A STATUS
M&A LATEST DEAL TYPE
4 FINANCING ROUNDS
Description

Operator of a news satire website. The company offers an online platform that enables users to read online articles and digital media featuring satirical news stories.

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Social Content
Acquirer
Primary Office
  • 730 North Franklin Street
  • Suite 7
  • Chicago, IL 60654
  • United States

+1 (312) 000-0000

The Onion Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
EBITDA
Debt Status

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The Onion Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Barstool Sports Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 00 000000000000
000 00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Washington, DC 000000&0
000000000 00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 000000&0
00000000000 Formerly VC-backed Seattle, WA 00 000.00 000000000 000.00
0000000 00000 Formerly PE-Backed West Palm Beach, FL 000 000 000000000000 000
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The Onion Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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The Onion Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Mike McAvoy President & Chief Executive Officer
Kurt Mueller Chief Operating Officer
Katie Pontius Chief Resource Officer
Joe Fullman Vice President, Marketing

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The Onion Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
00000 000000 The Onion Chairman 000 0000