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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Parent CompanyVice Media
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

Justin Stefano

Justin Stefano

Philippe von Borries

Philippe von Borries

Christene Barberich

Christene Barberich

Melissa Goidel

Melissa Goidel

Piera Gelardi

Piera Gelardi

Executive Creative Director & Co-Founder
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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

Marjorie Taylor Greene Harassed AOC, Following & Yelling At Her For Supporting “Terrorists”

After attempting to argue with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for weeks on Twitter, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene “aggressively confronted” AOC in the House Chamber and accused her of supporting so-called “terrorist” groups including Antifa and Black Lives Matter. According to two reporters fro…

Urban Decay’s New Collection Celebrates Prince’s Legacy In A Beautiful Way

Wende Zomnir‘s love of Prince goes back to when she was a child in the ’80s. Like millions of devoted fans, Prince was “everything” to the Urban Decay founder. “My sister and I were completely obsessed with Prince,” Zomnir tells Refinery29. “His music, the way he dresses, the way he did his make…

9 Easy-Breezy Large Muslin Blankets To Snuggle Up In This Summer

What once was a simple, “organic cotton bedding seed” planted in one of our very own Shopping team member’s head, is now a fully-blossomed infatuation with adult baby blankets — aka lightweight oversized cotton muslin bedspreads that are perfect for swaddling up in regardless of age. These easy-…

Pyer Moss Designer Kerby Jean-Raymond To Make Haute Couture Debut

On Wednesday, Pyer Moss designer Kerby Jean-Raymond revealed plans to show during fall ‘21 Paris Haute Couture Week which will take place from July 5 to July 8. The designer, who launched his brand in 2013 and has since taken on the additional role of Global Creative Director for Reebok, was inv…

The Absolute Best Luggage Available On Amazon

A bag does not simply have to carry items from one place to another to be considered an impeccable piece of luggage. It should also be lightweight yet durable, roomy with plenty of pockets, and, of course, look super stylish. That may seem like a lot to ask of our bags, but the perfect piece does ex…

Is Jupiter In Pisces The Best Transit Of 2021? Astrologers Think So

Jupiter, computer artwork. Jupiter is one of the luckiest planets in astrology, and it’s making its way into the dreamy sign of Pisces on May 13. This combo hasn’t happened since 2011 — and it’s something to get excited about. In fact, it’s being described as “a transit all astrologers have been …
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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 Justin Stefano, Philippe von Borries and Christene Barberich.

  • How many employees does Refinery29 have?

    Refinery29 has 343 employees.

  • What is Refinery29 revenue?

    Latest Refinery29 annual revenue is $120 m.

  • What is Refinery29 revenue per employee?

    Latest Refinery29 revenue per employee is $349.9 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.