Mic Network

Mic is an American internet and media company focused on millennials. It features eight different sections: News, Policy, World, Arts, Music, Science, Connections, and Identities. In addition, Mic offers nine extra content sections: Slay, focused on women’s issues; Payoff, focused on personal finance; Hype, focused on pop-culture; Multiplayer, focused on video games; Out of Office, focused on food and travel; Navigating Trump’s America, focused on politics; Strut, focused on style and beauty; The Future is Now, focused on technology; and The Movement, focused on social justice.

Employee Rating

Parent CompanyBustle
HQNew York, NY, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Mic Network was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in New York, NY, US

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Key People/Management at Mic Network

Chris Altchek

Chris Altchek

CEO and Co-Founder
Sharmi Gandhi

Sharmi Gandhi

EVP, Strategy & Development
Marcus Moretti

Marcus Moretti

VP Product
Kerry Lauerman

Kerry Lauerman

Executive Editor
Sarah Iooss

Sarah Iooss

EVP, Revenue
Jake Horowitz

Jake Horowitz

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Mic Network Office Locations

Mic Network has an office in New York
New York, NY, US (HQ)
315 Park Ave S 11th Floor
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Mic Network Financials and Metrics

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$59.5 m


In total, Mic Network had raised $59.5 m. Mic Network is a subsidiary of Bustle

Mic Network Revenue

Mic Network's revenue was reported to be $19.4 b in Y, 2016
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Mic Network Operating Metrics

Jun, 2015Apr, 2017Jun, 2017Aug, 2017Feb, 2018Mar, 2018Apr, 2018Jun, 2018

Monthly Unique Users

30 m65 m76 m50 m

Average Daily Time Spent per User, minutes


Monthly Page Views

192 m11 m


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Mic Network Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
HyperMarch 08, 2016

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Mic Network Online and Social Media Presence

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Mic Network Blogs

The paused Johnson & Johnson vaccine just means that science is working

Federal health agencies have recommended that the U.S. hit pause on administering the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine while they review reports of six cases of a rare blood clotting disorder, according to the New York Times. While the move may…

Whether in the neighborhood or onstage, DMX made us feel seen

I first found out about DMX falling into a coma last Saturday, April 3. My immediate family had gathered at my mother’s house for the first time in a year to celebrate her birthday. Most of us had been vaccinated, which gave us something to be…

RAINN and ‘Promising Young Woman’ are confronting sexual assault on college campuses

According to RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, 13% of all students experience rape or sexual assault during their time in college. Compared to all women, female students aged 18 to…

Um, Biden's big immigration deal seems pretty similar to Trump's

During the 2020 election, Joe Biden decried Donald Trump's cruel policies to punish and deter migrants from crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, saying, "This is not who we are. America is better than this." Turns out, it may not be better after all. On…

How long a weed high lasts, according to science

It's a classic conundrum: You're in the mood to smoke, but you also need to drive to meet up with a friend in your pod tonight. Sure, you can sort of predict how long your high will last based on factors like the concentration of…

COVID-19 vaccine drug interactions: Is there anything I should avoid?

This last week in a tiny pharmacy, I was vaccinated against COVID-19 — a once in a lifetime upgrade, via Moderna. The shots from Pfizer-BioNTech, or Johnson & Johnson would also have been welcome, too, of course. While I waited for my turn to get…
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Mic Network Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mic Network founded?

    Mic Network was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Mic Network key executives?

    Mic Network's key executives are Chris Altchek, Sharmi Gandhi and Marcus Moretti.

  • How many employees does Mic Network have?

    Mic Network has 1,656 employees.

  • What is Mic Network revenue?

    Latest Mic Network annual revenue is $19.4 b.

  • What is Mic Network revenue per employee?

    Latest Mic Network revenue per employee is $11.7 m.

  • Who are Mic Network competitors?

    Competitors of Mic Network include Vice Media, BuzzFeed and Bustle.

  • Where is Mic Network headquarters?

    Mic Network headquarters is located at 315 Park Ave S 11th Floor, New York.

  • Where are Mic Network offices?

    Mic Network has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Mic Network have?

    Mic Network has 1 office.