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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Axel Springer 1
New York, US
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

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

Summary Metrics

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

Business Insider Operating Metrics

Feb, 2017Y, 2018

Global Editions


Unique Visitors (US)

55 m
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Business Insider News and Updates

Business Insider Intelligence is hiring a Research Editor

We're seeking a motivated Research Editor with 3-5 years of work experience to join Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. At Business Insider Intelligence, we’re passionate about making market research that industry leaders use to make strategic decisions. To a…

Business Insider Intelligence is hiring Summer Research Interns

Job Description We’re hiring summer research interns to join our team at Business Insider Intelligence. The ideal Research Intern will have a deep interest in the tech industry, an excellent academic record, solid writing and analytical skills, and an entrepreneurial attitude. BI Intelligence is a…

Nominate someone for Business Insider's Food 100: The coolest people in food and drink in North America and Europe

Business Insider is looking for the 100 coolest people in food and drink in North America and Europe — and you can start nominating today. The Business Insider Food 100 will rank the most innovative, trend-setting, impactful, and influential people in the fantastic worlds of food and drink. It will…

Business Insider is hiring a breaking news reporter in London

Business Insider needs a breaking news reporter for our London office. We are looking for someone who loves the speed and chaos of the daily news cycle to work on our breaking news desk in London. We want reporters who want to set the agenda with our readers. People who aren't satisfied until that …

The UK Treasury's Robert Jenrick talks to Business Insider about inequality, productivity, and whether he'd rather fight 100 duck-sized horses or one horse-sized duck

Robert Jenrick MP, currently the UK Treasury's lead spokesperson on economic growth and productivity, was once attacked by the Daily Mail for being too rich. We asked him whether he believes that wealth inequality might be holding back economic growth. He also talked about the economic effect of c…

Business Insider is hiring a retail reporter

Business Insider is looking for a reporter to join its retail team. The reporter will focus on social media, advertising, and the ways that America's favorite brands use both to engage their customers.  The retail reporter will have a familiarity with major consumer companies as well as the platform…
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