BuzzFeed is an American internet media company. The company works in media and technology fields providing coverage on a variety of topics. BuzzFeed covers breaking news, produces original video, and creates content that people want to share on the web.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
New York, US
Founded
2006
Size (employees)
1,986 (est)+3%
BuzzFeed was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at BuzzFeed

Jonah Peretti

Jonah Peretti

Founder & CEO
Mark Frackt

Mark Frackt

CFO
John Johnson

John Johnson

Co-Founder
Greg Coleman

Greg Coleman

President
Ze Frank

Ze Frank

President
Lee Brown

Lee Brown

Chief Revenue Officer
Ken Lerer

Ken Lerer

Executive Chairman
Jinen Kamdar

Jinen Kamdar

VP of Product
Frank Cooper

Frank Cooper

Chief Marketing and Chief Creative Officer
Lenke Taylor

Lenke Taylor

Chief People Officer
Carole Robinson

Carole Robinson

Chief Communications Officer

BuzzFeed Office Locations

BuzzFeed has offices in New York, San Francisco, Paris, Berlin and in 19 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
111 E 18th St

BuzzFeed Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

BuzzFeed's latest funding round in November 2016 was reported to be $200 m. In total, BuzzFeed has raised $542.6 m. BuzzFeed's latest valuation is reported to be $1.7 b.

BuzzFeed Financial Metrics

BuzzFeed's revenue was reported to be $250 m in 2016 which is a 47% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2016)

250 m

Revenue growth (Y, 2015 - Y, 2016), %

47%

Market valuation

1.7 b
USDY, 2015EY, 2016E

Revenue

170 m250 m

Revenue growth, %

47%
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

168.5 k

BuzzFeed Operating Metrics

BuzzFeed's Monthly Unique Visitors was reported to be 197.6 m in Jan, 2017. BuzzFeed's Monthly Unique Users was reported to be 77.8 m in Apr, 2017
Jan, 2014Jul, 2014Jan, 2015Jul, 2015Jan, 2016Jul, 2016Jan, 2017Apr, 2017

Monthly Unique Visitors

160.3 m157.1 m197.7 m198.6 m189.3 m184.4 m197.6 m

Monthly Unique Users

77.8 m

Digital Page Views

660.7 m

BuzzFeed Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
ZeegaFebruary 19, 2015
Kingfish LabsSeptember 11, 2012
YokeSeptember 11, 2012

BuzzFeed Job Categories

BuzzFeed Median Salaries

Source: 31 public H-1B filings from BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed Online and Social Media Presence

BuzzFeed News and Updates

BuzzFeed Company Life and Culture

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