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Acquired byE.W. Scripps
Price$35M
Date12/2013
TermsCash

General Information

Offices

Headquarters
904 Elm Street
Suite 208
Columbia, MO, 65201
USA

People

President and Founder
VP of Marketing
VP, Business Operations

Funding

TOTAL $3.5M
FUNDING TOTAL $3.5M
Venture Round, 5/2010
$2M
Series B, 3/2011
$1.5M

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Newsy

Promising to make you smarter and faster, Newsy is a multi-source, multi-platform video news service that highlights unique perspectives from across the media spectrum — providing what you need to know about the day’s events. Newsy’s engaging video news bites offers a broader view in a concise format.

Through short video segments available on the web, mobile devices and OTT, Newsy advances the understanding of how a news story is covered by global media outlets - it offers context with convenience.

Newsy has won two Appy Awards, a Davey Award and a W3 Award. Its highly rated free apps are available from the Apple App Store, Google Play, the Windows Phone Marketplace and the Nokia Store.

Recent Milestones

Videos

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What is Newsy?

Added: 3/31/14

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Sources

  1. Scripps Buys Newsy For $35M To Expand From TV And Newspapers To Digital Video (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Newsy Raises $2 Million For Multi-Source Video News Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Newsy Raises $1.5 Million in Series B Funding For Mobile News (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Lead411 launches "Hottest Companies in the Midwest" awards (lead411.com) [edit]
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