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Acquired byIAC/InterActiveCorp
Price$30M
Date12/2012
TermsCash

General Information

Websitemassivemedia.co.uk
Twitter@massivemedia
CategorySocial Networking
Employees100
Founded2000

Offices

Administrative Office
Westwood House
Annie Med Lane
South Cave, HU15 2HG, GBR
Headquarters
Emile Braunplein 18
Ghent, B-9000, BEL

People

Co-Founder & CEO
Co-Founder & CTO
CMO
CIO
COO
Director, Product
Director, Community
Director, Conversion
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Acquisitions

Chirpme, 12/2013
StepOut, 9/2013

Competitors

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Massive Media

Massive Media SA is an online media group that aims to bring people together in a fun and simple way. The company is based in Ghent and London and runs, among others, Netlog and Twoo. Massive Media was founded in 2000 by Lorenz Bogaert and Toon Coppens. In 2007, Index Ventures and Atomico invested in the company. Since December 2012, Massive Media is owned by Meetic Group (MEET), headquartered in Paris. Meetic Group is part of the IAC/InterActiveCorp Group (IACI), headquartered in New York.

An overview of Massive Media’s products:

  1. Netlog is a social networking service where you can express yourself by building an interactive profile, sharing experiences and playing games. http://www.netlog.com/

  2. Twoo is the fun way to meet new people in your area. Twoo.com is the biggest site in the world in the personals category (Comscore February 2013). http://www.twoo.com/

  3. Stepout is a social discovery service available on mobile and desktop where people find out who like them nearby.

Source: http://www.massivemedia.co.uk/

Recent Milestones

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Twoo-behind the scenes

Added: 4/4/13

Screenshots

Massive Media screenshot
Above: Home Page
Uploaded: 8/15/11

Products

Netlog

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Stepout

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Twoo

Websitetwoo.com
Blogtwoo.com/blog
StageLive
Launch DateMay, 2011

Twoo was founded in 2011 by Lorenz Bogaert and Toon Coppens. What makes Twoo special, and sets it apart from its competitors, is that it’s free to use, and it features innovative matchmaking algorithms that bring you closer to the people you want to meet. The site features an enormous number of active and real members; 2 million active users every single day. Twoo.com is available in 38 languages and attracts over 10 million monthly unique visitors (comScore, February 2013).

Massive Media screenshot
Above: Landingspage Twoo
Uploaded: 4/4/13

Sources

  1. Meetic (IAC) buys Massive Media, the company behind Netlog and Badoo rival Twoo, for $25m (thenextweb.com) [edit]
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