October 23, 2016 11:24 PM ET


Company Overview of Vox Media, Inc.

Company Overview

Vox Media, Inc., a media company, creates and distributes online content, and connects with educated young adults worldwide. It offers SB Nation, an online sports media brand and network of individual fan-centric sports communities; The Verge, a technology publication; Polygon, a publication for adult gamers; Vox.com, an interest news site; Eater, food and dining publication; Racked, a shopping, beauty, and fashion publication; Curbed, a real estate and home brand publication; and Re/code, a tech business publication. Vox Media, Inc. was formerly known as SBNation, Inc. and changed its name to Vox Media, Inc. November 2011. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Washington, District...

1201 Connecticut Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20036

United States

Founded in 2003



Key Executives for Vox Media, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 47
Polygon Editor-In-Chief
The Verge Editor-In-Chief
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Vox Media, Inc. Key Developments

Vox Media Seeks Acquisitions

Vox Media, Inc. is looking for acquisition opportunities. For Vox, it's a pivotal infusion as it continues to grow by acquiring digital media startups and strategically seeks to pursue younger readers and viewers.

Vox Media Partners With Operative to Unify Ad Sales Across All Brands

Vox Media announced a new partnership with Operative Media, Inc. The collaboration will bring all eight Vox media properties on to the Operative One software platform, which will enable a unified sales strategy as well as bring increased scale to their sales and operations groups. The Operative Product Catalog will allow Vox sales immediate access to pre-approved inventory and pricing, which will fuel continued revenue growth while reducing the cost associated with the sale.

NBCUniversal May Invest In Buzzfeed And Vox Media

NBCUniversal Media, LLC is close to a deal to invest $250 million in Buzzfeed, Inc., in a transaction that will value it at around $1.5 billion, according to a report. News webside Re/code, citing unnamed sources, said NBCUniversal has a "handshake" agreement with BuzzFeed. NBCUniversal also is negotiating to invest in Vox Media, Inc. in a deal that would value Vox at $850 million. The report added that there is a possibility that negotiations could fall apart, but that both investments were close to being consummated.

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