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Company Overview of Vice Media Inc.

Company Overview

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

Suite 204

Brooklyn, NY 11211

United States

Founded in 1994

Phone:

718-599-3101

Fax:

718-599-1769

Key Executives for Vice Media Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder
Chief Creative Director
Global Head of Content Across Vice.Com & Vice's Nine Channels
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Vice Media Inc. Key Developments

Vice Media Appoints Alex Miller as Global Head of Content Across Vice.com and Vice's Nine Channels

Vice Media announced that Alex Miller has been confirmed as Global Head of Content across Vice.com and Vice's nine channels. The company said he has been transitioning into the role since October.

Vice Media May Go For IPO In 2015

Vice Media Inc. will go on a “deal spree” in 2015 and explore an initial public offering if market conditions remain favorable, according to Shane Smith, Chief Executive of Vice Media said.

Rogers Communications to Form 50:50 Joint Venture with Vice Media

Rogers Communications Inc. agreed to form a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with Vice Media Inc. to launch a new television (TV) channel and establish a production studio in downtown Toronto, Canada. As part of the transaction, the TV channel VICE TV Network will be launched and the new studio Vice Canada Studio will be established. On content, Vice Canada will focus on news, drama, and documentary formats, spanning food, sports, fashion, tech, and other relevant verticals. The JV content will be available across Vice Media digital properties in Canada, as well as Vice Plus, a mobile platform offering access to original programming. Under the terms of the transaction, both the partners will invest CAD 100 million ($89.58 million) in the JV.

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