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Acquired byHearst Corporation
Price$85M
Date7/2007
TermsCash

General Information

Offices

New York, USA
670 Broadway
2nd Floor
New York, NY, 10012
USA

People

CTO
SVP, Business Development
SVP, Advertising Sales
SVP, Programming & Product Development
VP, Editorial

Acquisitions

1Up, 1/2009

Tags

UGO Entertainment

UGO Entertainment creates quality lifestyle content for the coveted 18-34 male audience. The company’s flagship brands, UGO.com and 1UP.com, deliver in-depth daily coverage of the latest developments in games and entertainment. A network of owned and affiliated properties supports the flagships with databases of game cheats, interactive games, celebrity pictures, news and more.

UGO Entertainment offers advertisers an opportunity to reach 42 million visitors worldwide who are highly influential trendsetters and lifestyle mavens with a passionate curiosity for “what’s next.”

UGO has earned a strong reputation as a trusted publisher and as a proven innovator that delivers customized, high-impact online advertising programs for its world-class client base.

UGO Entertainment, a unit of Hearst Corporation, is headquartered in New York City, with offices in San Francisco, Chicago and Santa Monica.

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Screenshots

UGO Entertainment screenshot
Above: UGO homepage
Uploaded: 1/7/09

Products

UGO.com

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Ugo

Sources

  1. http://www.ugo.com/ugo/html/static/hearst-acquires-ugo.asp (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  2. UGO Entertainment Buys 1UP Gaming Network; EGM Bites Dust (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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