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NewsCred is the world’s leading content marketing platform. The Company is powering marketing technology for the future – helping brands transform the way they connect with people, build brand love, and win more customers. NewsCred enables top brands such as Pepsi, Pfizer, Dell, Diageo, and Spotify to create amazing content experiences with simplicity, speed, and global scale. NewsCred's Content Marketing Cloud software provides the easiest end-to-end solution for content planning, creation, publishing and analytics. In one place, brands gain unprecedented access to the world's largest content marketplace, including licensed content from over 5,000 publishers and original content from our award-winning journalist network.

HQBrooklyn, NY, US
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)95(-5%)
Job Openings10
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at NewsCred

Shafqat Islam

Shafqat Islam

CEO & Co-Founder
Radhika Samant

Radhika Samant

Charles Hough

Charles Hough

COO & President
Matt Malanga

Matt Malanga

Tzi-Kei Wong

Tzi-Kei Wong

VP of Product
Cliff Dorsey

Cliff Dorsey

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NewsCred Office Locations

NewsCred has offices in Brooklyn, Lafayette, Dhaka and London
Brooklyn, NY, US (HQ)
386 6th Ave
Lafayette, CO, US
400 W South Boulder Rd suite 2500 c / o
Dhaka, BD
Kamal Ataturk Avenue 58/E 13th Floor 1212 Banani
London, GB
32-36 Great Portland St
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NewsCred Financials and Metrics

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NewsCred total Funding

$107 m

NewsCred latest funding size

$20 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

NewsCred investors

NewsCred's latest funding round in July 2019 was reported to be $20 m. In total, NewsCred has raised $107 m
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NewsCred Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
DaylifeOctober 17, 2012

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NewsCred News and Updates

With a new focus on marketing software, NewsCred relaunches as Welcome

The company formerly known as NewsCred has a new name and a new product: Welcome. Co-founder and CEO Shafqat Islam explained that this follows a broader shift in the company’s strategy. While previously known as a content marketing business, Islam said NewsCred has been increasingly focused on build…

InterWest leads $20 mln round for NewsCred

NewsCred, an enterprise content marketing platform, has secured $20 million in funding. InterWest Partners led the round.

NewsCred raises $20 million to build out its enterprise content marketing platform

NewsCred, a self-described enterprise content marketing technology provider, announced that it's raised $20 million in venture capital.

Content Marketing Global Market 2018-2023: HubSpot, Contently, NewsCred, Marketo, Scripted

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Content Marketing Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2018 - 2023” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Content Marketing Service 2018 Global Market Key Players – HubSpot, Contently, Influence & Co, NewsCred, Marketo, Scripted, Skyword – Analysis and Forecast to 2025 Presents “Global Content Marketing Service Market Size, Status and Forecast 2018-2025” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

NewsCred Announces Winners of Its 2018 Top 50 Awards, Recognizing the 50 Best Brands Utilizing Content Marketing to Improve Their Business

PRESS RELEASE: NewsCred, the global leader in enterprise content marketing, today announced the winners of its 2018 Top 50 Awards. In the awards' second year, NewsCred identified companies that pushed boundaries and inspired others through content...
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NewsCred Blogs

How to Provide Actionable Video Feedback to Save Time + Money

Updated: September 17, 2021 It’s 2021, so you know how important video is to a proper content marketing strategy. Recode predicts that people this year will watch 25 percent more video on phones and tablets than last year.  Think with Google reports that seven in 10 YouTube viewers turn to the platf…

What Is Digital Asset Management?

What Is Digital Asset Management? Oh, the wonderful and mystifying world of content and file management.  Long before they were relegated to a ubiquitous “save” symbol, floppy disks were our only source of digital media storage.  Then came CD-ROM, followed by physical hard drives. USB storage device…

ICYMI: The Practical Marketer’s Guide to B2B Content Transformation (feat. Forrester)

As a B2B marketer, you know it best: Implementing meaningful changes to your B2B content processes, while keeping day-to-day operations on track…can be daunting, to say the least. Watch Welcome CEO Shafqat Islam and our guest speaker, Christine Polewarczyk, VP and Research Director of Content Strate…

[WATCH] Introducing Welcome x Adobe Creative Cloud

Building beautiful assets for your digital campaigns does often require talented creatives, and special design software, like Adobe Creative Cloud.  But… it does not have to be a tedious, time-consuming (and manual) back-and-forth process between marketers and designers.   Introducing Welcome’s firs…

Content Marketing ROI: Metrics to Measure Brand Equity, Conversions, and Loyalty

When it comes to their biggest challenge, most content marketers are in agreement: They’re struggling to measure content marketing return on investment (ROI). At our conferences and workshops, that’s the question people most often ask us: “How can I measure the effectiveness of my content?” And that…

What Is Marketing Orchestration?

Marketing orchestration is a holistic approach that enables organizations to execute higher-quality campaigns faster and save valuable budget and resources. Through the effective orchestration of technologies, marketing channels, data, and teams, marketers are able to focus more time on the creative…
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NewsCred Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was NewsCred founded?

    NewsCred was founded in 2008.

  • Who are NewsCred key executives?

    NewsCred's key executives are Shafqat Islam, Radhika Samant and Charles Hough.

  • How many employees does NewsCred have?

    NewsCred has 95 employees.

  • Who are NewsCred competitors?

    Competitors of NewsCred include Curata, RebelMouse and PathFactory.

  • Where is NewsCred headquarters?

    NewsCred headquarters is located at 386 6th Ave, Brooklyn.

  • Where are NewsCred offices?

    NewsCred has offices in Brooklyn, Lafayette, Dhaka and London.

  • How many offices does NewsCred have?

    NewsCred has 4 offices.