Our global, cross-platform network includes our site and mobile apps, Facebook, Snapchat, YouTube, and many other digital platforms.
We strive to connect deeply with our audience, and give them news and entertainment worth sharing with their friends, family, and the people who matter in their lives.
We have the innovation obsessed culture and structure of a venture-backed tech company with an engineering team focused on building the media platform for today’s world, and the future.
Our news and entertainment divisions serve a next generation, highly engaged audience that consumes video and content across platforms, on mobile, and has an expectation that media will be relevant and connected to their lives, easily shareable, and globally accessible.
Our greatest hits connect with people on a massive scale, and play a significant role in connecting people to each other.
Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
1,707 (est)
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

John Johnson

John Johnson

Greg Coleman

Greg Coleman

Ze Frank

Ze Frank

Lee Brown

Lee Brown

Chief Revenue Officer
Ken Lerer

Ken Lerer

Executive Chairman
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 16 other locations
New York, US
Madrid, ES
Denver, US
Washington, US
Chicago, US
Mexico City, MX
Atlanta, US
Minneapolis, US
Toronto, CA
Beijing, CN
Los Angeles, US
São Paulo, BR
Mumbai, IN
Tokyo, JP
Sydney, AU
London, GB
Berlin, DE
Paris, FR
San Francisco, US

BuzzFeed Metrics

BuzzFeed Summary

Founding Date


Market valuation*

$1.5 b

Total Funding

$496.3 m

Latest funding size

$200 m

Time since last funding

4 months


* Source: http://fortune.com/2016/11/18/buzzfee...
We estimate that BuzzFeed's latest funding round in November 2016 was $200 m. In total, BuzzFeed has raised $496.3 m. We estimate that BuzzFeed's latest valuation is $1.5 b.

BuzzFeed Financials

We estimate that BuzzFeed's revenue is $170 m in 2015
Y, 2015


$170 m

BuzzFeed Operating Metrics

Jan, 2014Jul, 2014Jan, 2015Jul, 2015Jan, 2016Jul, 2016Jan, 2017

Monthly Unique Visitors

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

BuzzFeed Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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

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