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Acquired byGoogle
Price$750M
Date11/2009
TermsStock

General Information

Websitegoogle.com/admob
CategoryAdvertising
Employees
Founded12/2006
DescriptionApp developer monetization/promotion.

Offices

Google, Inc
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View, CA, 94043
USA

People

Angel Investor
Team Member

Acquisitions

AdWhirl, 8/2009

Funding

TOTAL $46.8M
FUNDING TOTAL $46.8M
Series A, 9/2006
Michael Dearing
Sequoia Capital
$3.6M
Series B, 3/2007
Accel Partners
Sequoia Capital
SV Angel
$15M
Series C, 10/2008
Sequoia Capital
Accel Partners
$15.7M
Series C, 1/2009
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ)
Northgate Capital
DFJ Growth
$12.5M

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AdMob

AdMob has been helping app developers build app businesses since 2006. A leading mobile advertising network serving billions of ads daily, AdMob helps developers worldwide monetize and promote their mobile and tablet apps.

AdMob was acquired by Google in 2011 Since the acquisition, Google has refocused AdMob’s offerings, pointing mobile web publishers to AdSense for mobile web advertising and advertisers to AdWords. Accordingly, AdMob is a platform for app developers.

Recent Milestones

  • Check
    AdMob — AdMob announced a new interface and improved tools to help app deveopers build their business. (5/16/13)
    Posted 6/26/13 at 7:04am via techcrunch.com
  • Handshake
    AdMob was acquired by Google for $750M. (11/9/09)
    Posted 11/9/09 at 1:26pm via techcrunch.com
  • Handshake
    AdMob acquired AdWhirl. (8/27/09)
    Posted 8/27/09 at 12:24pm via techcrunch.com
  • Check
    AdMob added John Lagerling as VP & General Manager,Japan & Korea. (5/1/09)
    Posted 7/2/09 at 11:12pm
  • Dollar
    AdMob received $12.5M in Series C funding. (1/29/09)
    Posted 1/29/09 at 7:34am via admob.com
  • Check
    AdMob added Charles Yim as Business Development. (1/1/09)
    Posted 8/16/10 at 9:28am
  • Dollar
    AdMob received $15.7M in Series C funding. (10/21/08)
    Posted 10/21/08 at 6:10pm via venturebeat.com
  • Check
    AdMob added Laurence Aderemi as Director, Business Development (EMEA). (3/1/08)
    Posted 7/4/13 at 12:21pm
  • Check
    AdMob added Kevin Scott as VP, Engineering & Technical Operations. (7/1/07)
    Posted 8/30/07 at 5:19am
  • Check
    AdMob added Jason Spero as VP & GM, North America. (3/1/07)
    Posted 8/30/07 at 5:19am
  • Dollar
    AdMob received $15M in Series B funding. (3/1/07)
    Posted 8/30/07 at 5:29am via americanventuremagazine.com
  • Check
    AdMob added Ron Hornbaker as Technical Consultant. (1/1/07)
    Posted 7/19/13 at 12:10am
  • Dollar
    AdMob received $3.6M in Series A funding. (9/1/06)
    Posted 8/30/07 at 5:32am
  • Check
    AdMob added Omar Hamoui as Founder & CEO. (1/1/06)
    Posted 8/30/07 at 5:16am

Videos

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Vator.tv Interview

Added: 3/18/14

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Compete

Google

Sources

  1. Google Acquires AdMob For $750 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. AdMob Acquires AdWhirl (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
  4. americanventuremagazine.com [edit]
  5. Mobile ad network AdMob hits profitability, raises $15.7 million (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  6. AdMob blog (blog.admob.com) [edit]
  7. Google Announces Rebuilt AdMob Developer Tools With Smarter App Promotion, Local Currency Support (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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