The Skimm is a daily e-mail newsletter that simplifies headlines for busy professionals, especially women. It does reading for the user - across subject lines and party lines - and breaks it down with fresh editorial content.

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TypePrivate
HQNew York, US
Founded2012
Size (employees)413 (est)
Websitetheskimm.com
The Skimm was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at The Skimm

Carly Zakin

Carly Zakin

Co-Founder
Danielle Weisberg

Danielle Weisberg

Co-Founder
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The Skimm Office Locations

The Skimm has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
50 West 23rd Street, Suite 5B
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The Skimm Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2012

The Skimm total Funding

$40.4 m

The Skimm latest funding size

$12 m

Time since last funding

6 months 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

Subscribers

7 m
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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…
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The Skimm Company Life and Culture

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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 413 employees.

  • Who are The Skimm competitors?

    Competitors of The Skimm include BuzzFeed, Bleacher Report and Mashable.

  • Where is The Skimm headquarters?

    The Skimm headquarters is located at 50 West 23rd Street, Suite 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.