Business Insider is a fast-growing business site with deep financial, media, tech, and other industry verticals. Launched in 2007 by former top-ranked Wall Street analyst Henry Blodget and DoubleClick executives Dwight Merriman and Kevin Ryan, the site is now the largest business news site on the web. Business Insider has seven international editions and 40 million visitors each month. In  September 2015, Business Insider was acquired by German publishing powerhouse Axel Springer for approximately $450 million.

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Business Insider was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at Business Insider

Henry Blodget

Henry Blodget

CEO, Co-Founder & Editor in Chief
Gordon Crovitz

Gordon Crovitz

Board of Directors
Pete Spande

Pete Spande

Chief Revenue Officer
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Business Insider Office Locations

Business Insider has offices in New York and London
New York, US (HQ)
150 Fifth Avenue, 8th Floor
London, GB
16-24 Underwood Street
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Business Insider Financials and Metrics

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In total, Business Insider had raised $58.6 m. Business Insider is a subsidiary of Axel Springer 1

Business Insider Operating Metrics

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Global Editions


Unique Visitors (US)

55 m
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Business Insider Online and Social Media Presence

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Business Insider News and Updates

Business Insider is hiring an associate editor

Business Insider is hiring an associate editor to work with our team of freelance writers.  As an associate editor, you will edit freelance posts for spelling and grammar, structure, flow, style and factual accuracy. You will work on posts about topics from across the site, including personal essays…

Business Insider is hiring a paid retail reporting intern

Business Insider is looking for a retail reporting intern to join our editorial team. The retail reporting intern will gain exposure to a variety of topics covered by Business Insider's retail team, including fast food, e-commerce, big-box and department stores, and apparel.  If you're interested in…

Business Insider is hiring an associate lifestyle editor in London

We are looking for a confident, experienced, and enthusiastic writer and editor to join our lifestyle team in London. The right candidate should be able to quickly and confidently write accurate news stories as well as conduct interviews and compose more in-depth features. They should also be comfo…

Business Insider Intelligence is hiring an Account Manager (Sales/Renewals)

We're hiring an Account Manager to join our Enterprise Renewal team at Business Insider Intelligence. Business Insider Intelligence is Business Insider’s cutting-edge research service, delivering real-time insights on emerging trends, technologies, and disruptors in the digital arena. The Account Ma…

A Business Insider columnist writes a bad column, and resigns over it

Columnist Daniella Greenbaum announced her resignation on Twitter after a controversial post that she authored was taken down. A weird thing that seems to keep happening lately is the tendency of center-right writers to misconstrue editing for censorship. The job of a columnist is not to simply yell…

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