Company Overview of Vice Media Inc.
Vice Media Inc., a global youth media company, engages in print, event, music, online, television (TV), and feature film business activities in the United States and internationally. It specializes in publishing a magazine that covers information in various subjects, such as sex, drugs, music, fashion, photos, travel, sports, technology, food, not safe for work, and conflicts. The company also produces and licenses its content for mobile, TV, film, and magazine companies; and publishes videos across various content categories for the Web. In addition, it offers magazine subscriptions, books, and DVDs through its online store. Vice Media Inc. was founded in 1994 and is based in Brooklyn, New ...
99 North 10th street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Founded in 1994
Key Executives for Vice Media Inc.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.
Vice Media Inc. Key Developments
A+E Networks and Vice Media Announce Joint Venture for New TV Network VICELAND
Nov 3 15
A+E Networks and VICE Media announced a joint venture that will offer VICE as a new 24-hour channel programmed and produced by VICE. A+E Networks' channel H2® will be transitioned to VICELAND (working title). Launching in early 2016, VICELAND will be distributed in approximately 70 million homes, and will feature hundreds of hours of completely new programming developed and produced entirely in-house by the young creative minds that are the heart and soul of VICE, and the driving force behind its success over the last decade. VICELAND will launch with a full slate of prime-time shows, including Gaycation (with Ellen Page and Ian Daniel), Huang's World (with Eddie Huang), Noisey (with Zach Goldbaum), VICE World Of Sports(with Sal Masekela), Black Market (with Michael K. Williams), Flophouse, Party Legends, Weediquette (with Krishna Andavolu), and many, many more. A+E Networks will oversee technical operations and distribution and will work with VICE on ad sales and sponsorships. VICE will also handle all marketing across all platforms, utilizing its various relationships with partners across mobile and digital.
Walt Disney To Invest $200 Million In Vice Media
Nov 3 15
Vice Media Inc. is getting substantial investment of $200 million from The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). It’s not clear what proportion of Vice Media will Walt Disney get.
Vice Media Reportedly In Talks To Take Over A U.S. Cable Network
Oct 7 15
Vice Media Inc. is in talks to take over a U.S. cable network and has narrowed the potential targets to two, with a goal of reaching a deal by year-end, according to a person familiar with the matter. The cost of buying a network and the risk of getting dropped by pay-TV providers remain obstacles to a deal, the person said. A Vice spokesman declined to comment, Bloomberg reported.
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