The Skimm

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The Skimm is a media company. It provides a daily e-mail newsletter that simplifies headlines for busy professionals, especially women. 

HQNew York, US
Employee Ratings4.4

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)252
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at The Skimm

Carly Zakin

Carly Zakin

Danielle Weisberg

Danielle Weisberg

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The Skimm Office Locations

The Skimm has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
50 W 23rd St #5B
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The Skimm Financials and Metrics

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The Skimm total Funding

$40.4 m

The Skimm latest funding size

$12 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

The Skimm investors

The Skimm's latest funding round in May 2018 was reported to be $12 m. In total, The Skimm has raised $40.4 m
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The Skimm Operating Metrics

The Skimm's Subscribers was reported to be 7 m in May, 2018.
May, 2018


7 m
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The Skimm Cybersecurity Score

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The Skimm Online and Social Media Presence

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The Skimm News and Updates

How The Skimm founders are inspiring Millennials to get out and vote

Skimm co-founders Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin explain to CNN's Boss Files why they set out to use their daily newsletter, with more than six million subscribers, as a way to get young voters to the polls.

What The Skimm Can Teach Us About Marketing To Millennials

Marketing secrets from the wildly popular email newsletter with an army of millennial devotees

Oh my god, please shut up about The Skimm

So! Right now on the parts of the internet mostly occupied by People Who Work In the Business of Content (or as known by their Hebrew name: Media Schmucks), there's a fiery debate raging, mostly through the dumb art of white-hot takery, about a critical issue for this terrifyingly weird and abrasi…

The Skimm Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Skimm founded?

    The Skimm was founded in 2012.

  • Who are The Skimm key executives?

    The Skimm's key executives are Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg.

  • How many employees does The Skimm have?

    The Skimm has 252 employees.

  • Who are The Skimm competitors?

    Competitors of The Skimm include The Hustle, Refinery29 and Mashable.

  • Where is The Skimm headquarters?

    The Skimm headquarters is located at 50 W 23rd St #5B, New York.

  • Where are The Skimm offices?

    The Skimm has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does The Skimm have?

    The Skimm has 1 office.