Refinery29 is a fashion, style, and beauty website that follows a newsletter format. The website is broken down into six sections, with an additional section that offers content geared toward specific, metropolitan cities in the United States. The overall website sections include "Fashion", "Beauty", "Living", "Entertainment", "How To" and "News".

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HQNew York, NY, US
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Refinery29 was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in New York, NY, US

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Key People/Management at Refinery29

Kate Spencer

Kate Spencer

Creative & Updates Editor

Refinery29 Office Locations

Refinery29 has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Berlin and London
New York, NY, US (HQ)
225 Broadway
Los Angeles, CA, US
11821 Mississippi Ave
Berlin, DE
Litfaßpl. 1
London, GB
207 Old St, Old Street
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Refinery29 Financials and Metrics

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$133.4 m


In total, Refinery29 had raised $133.4 m. Refinery29 is a subsidiary of Vice Media

Refinery29 Revenue

Refinery29's revenue was reported to be $120 m in Y, 2016
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30 m
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Refinery29 Blogs

Men Are Shopping For Skirts. Is The World Ready?

Engineer Mark Bryan was in college the first time he put on a pair of heels. Initially, it was a joke; he was dating a woman who, in heels, was taller than he was, and so he tried on a pair to give himself a boost, too. But, he found that there was nothing funny about how he felt in them. “I was ver…

Tonight’s Full Moon In Pisces Brings Clarity, Comfort & Possibility

There’s something about a full moon in Pisces that always feels like it comes right on time. No matter how lost you are in your calendar right now, slogging through meeting after meeting, task after task, Virgo season begs for the nearness of a heavenly body collecting light just to pour it back…

I Created 3 Totally Different Beauty Looks Using Only $25 Worth Of Drugstore Makeup

As a beauty editor and serial YouTube-tutorial binge-watcher, I love a good makeup challenge. So when I was recently challenged by Paypal and Venmo to create three different beauty looks using the same $25 CVS makeup haul, I was immediately on board. There are two things I quickly learned upon takin…

Your Horoscope This Week: September 19, 2021

This week begins with a full moon in Pisces on Monday evening, but not before Mercury in Libra makes a trine to Jupiter in Aquarius. The combination of these two aspects offers a clarifying energy upon an otherwise muddy week. Clarity, in this case, has less to do with having all the facts straight …

These Climate-Friendly Crackers Made Me Put Down My Cheez-Its For Good

Picture it: it’s a rare Friday night in and my glass of cabernet is decanting wonderfully on the kitchen counter. I crack open my snack cabinet, but instead of reaching for my stand-by Cheez-Its, my hand makes a beeline toward a decidedly more grown-up and sophisticated bite: a box of vegan Sour…

20 Latinx Brands To Shop This Latinx Heritage Month (And Beyond)

¡Oye! Latinx Heritage Month is here, a time to celebrate Latin America's cultural richness and variety. In contrast to what some people might think, there is no single Latinx culture. Some aspects may overlap, but Latinx culture is a rich blend of Indigenous, European, and African influences that sh…
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Refinery29 Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Refinery29 founded?

    Refinery29 was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Refinery29 key executives?

    Refinery29's key executives are Kate Spencer.

  • How many employees does Refinery29 have?

    Refinery29 has 312 employees.

  • What is Refinery29 revenue?

    Latest Refinery29 annual revenue is $120 m.

  • What is Refinery29 revenue per employee?

    Latest Refinery29 revenue per employee is $384.6 k.

  • Who are Refinery29 competitors?

    Competitors of Refinery29 include New York Magazine, Fullscreen and Vox Media.

  • Where is Refinery29 headquarters?

    Refinery29 headquarters is located at 225 Broadway, New York.

  • Where are Refinery29 offices?

    Refinery29 has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Berlin and London.

  • How many offices does Refinery29 have?

    Refinery29 has 4 offices.