Tribune Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 33

  • Exits
  • 27


Tribune Ventures General Information

Company Description

Tribune Ventures was corporate venture arm of Tribune Media. The firm used to specialize in the in new media and technology sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • 435 North Michigan Avenue
  • Suite 600
  • Chicago, IL 60611
  • United States

Tribune Ventures Investments (33)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Mashable 03-Mar-2014 Later Stage VC 0000 Publishing Generating Revenue
Nimble TV 31-Aug-2012 00000 00000 000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue
Perfect Market 18-Jan-2011 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Perfect Market 03-Mar-2010 00000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Profound 02-May-2007 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Profitable
Topix 06-Nov-2006 00000 00000 0000 Information Services (B2C) Profitable
Upoc 27-Jan-2006 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue
Topix 01-Mar-2005 00000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Profitable
West Notifications 25-Sep-2001 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Communications and Networking Generating Revenue 28-Sep-2000 Early Stage VC 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
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Tribune Ventures Exits (27)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size 01-Mar-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
Topix 23-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
Mashable 05-Dec-2017 000 00 00000000
Nimble TV 14-Jan-2015 000000000000000000
Perfect Market 04-Aug-2014 000000000000000000 14-Mar-2013 000000000000000000 06-Apr-2012 0000000000
The FeedRoom 01-Oct-2009 000000000000000000 00.00
CheckFree 03-Dec-2007 Merger/Acquisition 00.00 19-Jul-2007 Merger/Acquisition 0000
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Tribune Ventures FAQs

  • What is Tribune Ventures?

    Tribune Ventures was corporate venture arm of Tribune Media.

  • When was Tribune Ventures founded?

    Tribune Ventures was founded in 1995.

  • Where is Tribune Ventures headquartered?

    Tribune Ventures is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

  • How many investments has Tribune Ventures made?

    Tribune Ventures has made 33 investments.

  • What has Tribune Ventures invested in?

    Tribune Ventures has made numerous investments in companies like Mashable, Nimble TV, and Perfect Market within the Publishing, Movies, Music and Entertainment, and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Tribune Ventures invested in recently?

    Tribune Ventures's latest investment was on 03-Mar-2014 in Mashable, a company within the Publishing industry.

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