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Acquired byInfocom
Date1/2011
TermsCash
Acquired bySAY Media
Date11/2010

General Information

Offices

Global HQ
5-2-39 Akasaka
7th Floor, Entsuji Gadelius Bldg
Tokyo, 107-0052, JPN

People

COO
CTO
President & CEO
GM of North America

Acquisitions

NaturalPath Media, 6/2010
Pownce, 12/2008
Apperceptive, 4/2008
Rojo, 9/2006

Funding

TOTAL $22.6M
FUNDING TOTAL $22.6M
Series A, 4/2003
Neoteny
$600k
Series B, 10/2004
August Capital
Focus Ventures
$10M
Series C, 3/2006
August Capital
Intel
$12M

Competitors

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Six Apart

Six Apart was formed in 2001 as a blog solution provider in the US. In 2003 the company founded Six Apart KK, a Japanese legal entity. In November 2010, Six Apart joined forces with VideoEgg to create a new company called SAY Media. In January 2011, Six Apart KK was wholly acquired by Infocom, a Japanese IT company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Six Apart KK has assumed responsibility over all intellectual property and business operations of Movable Type, as well as trademark rights of Six Apart. The new Six Apart, a Japanese corporation formerly known as Six Apart KK, currently develops, markets and supports Movable Type for a global user base, and also operates the [company’s website] (www.sixapart.com).

TypePad and blogs.com are now available from SAY Media. For information on these services, please visit SAY Media’s website.

Recent Milestones

Videos

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Screenshots

Products

Blog It
Movable Type
TypePad
TypePad AntiSpam
TypePad Motion
Vox

Traffic Analytics

Quantcast

Livegraph

Compete

Sixapart

Sources

  1. Sayonara Six Apart Brand and Six Apart Japan (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Six Apart Acquires “Green” Online Media And Ad Network NaturalPath Media (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Welcome Pownce team! (sixapart.com) [edit]
  4. Six Apart Launches Ad Network, Moves Into Services (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Six Apart buys feed reader company Rojo (venturebeat.com) [edit]
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  9. Six Apart and JumpBox Announce Virtual Movable Type (sixapart.com) [edit]
    BettyConfidential.com Partners With Six Apart (marketwire.com) [edit]
    VideoEgg Will Acquire Six Apart And Rename Itself SAY Media (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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