|Description||Internet Media Company|
|Seed, 6/2011 |
|Angel, 2/2012 ||$303k|
|Series B, 11/2013 ||$3M|
Rant Media Network, Inc. and its expanding internet property lineup has established itself as a leading innovator in online media consumption. Known for the well-established brand Rant Sports, Rant Media Network has recently launched Rant Lifestyle and Rant Chic to expand its reach towards the areas of lifestyle, fitness, exercise, entertainment and celebrities.
Co-founders Brett Rosin and Grant Brown founded the company in 2010 in Winfield, IL and began to build and manage a rich collection of 155 sports team blogs that would eventually blossom into one centralized hub known today as Rant Sports. In 2012, Rant Sports expanded its operations to offices in Downers Grove, IL and San Francisco, CA, and in 2013, the San Francisco, CA office expanded and moved to Laguna Beach, CA where it launched new web properties. As of October 2013, the company has 17 full time employees to complement its expansive writing staff.
Take a closer look into the current properties of Rant Media Network:
Rant Sports has experienced continued high levels of growth since inception in 2011 due to its highly opinionated and expansive sports content. As of November 2013, the Rant Sports audience is anticipated to surpass 12 million monthly unique visitors and 220 million monthly page views. Armed with a 300 person paid writer team across the United States, Canada and United Kingdom, Rant Sports has reached the sports masses as a premiere destination for media consumption.
Rant Lifestyle is a men’s lifestyle property launched in early October 2013 that explores content exclusively catered to the male demographic. Hitting on popular topics such as Health/Fitness, Dining/Nightlife, Entertainment, Celebrities and more, Rant Lifestyle has immediately made waves in the industry as an engaging platform that gives guys an excuse to just be guys. Only one month from inception, Rant Lifestyle is expected to hit 5.5 million monthly unique visitors who will consume over 100 million page views.
Rant Chic has rapidly become a first-class women’s lifestyle destination built on rich and captivating content. Launched in the beginning of November 2013, Rant Chic is anticipated to surpass 1.5 million unique visitors and hit over 20 million page views in its first full month of being live on the Internet. Relying on staple categories of Beauty, Entertainment, Fashion, Health, Love, Shopping and more, Rant Chic will continue to deliver stories that women identify with.
The Rant Media Network team has several other websites to be launched throughout 2014.
|Launch Date||February 1, 2010|
|Tags||sports-media, sports-video, sports-news, sports-rumors, sports-blogs|