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PublicNASDAQ:WBMD
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitewebmd.com
Twitter@webmd
CategoryConsumer Web
Phone212-624-3700
Employees
Founded1996
DescriptionBetter information. Better health.

Offices

HQ
111 8th Ave
7th Floor
New York, NY, 10011
USA

People

co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
CEO
Chairman of the Board of Directors
President
Director
Head of Online Marketing
Medical Reviewer -- Content and Special Projects
Nutrition and Weight Loss Expert

Acquisitions

Total$25M
Avado, 10/2013
eMedicine, 1/2005 $25M

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WebMD

WebMD is the leading provider of health information and services to consumers and healthcare professionals. WebMD works closely with CBS News and provides health news and features for CBS News programs. The online healthcare information, decision-support applications and communications services that we provide:

It helps consumers take an active role in managing their health by providing objective healthcare information and lifestyle information.

They also make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

They enable employers and health plans to provide their employees and plan members with access to personalized heath and benefit information and decision support technology that helps them make informed benefit, provider and treatment choices.

Recent Milestones

  • Handshake
    WebMD acquired Avado. (10/29/13)
    Posted 10/29/13 at 2:28pm via techcrunch.com
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    WebMD added Maurice Cherry as Web Services Developer. (11/1/08)
    Posted 10/5/11 at 11:55pm
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    WebMD — Acquires online health information portal QualityHealth.com and its parent Marketing Technology Solutions for $50 million (9/15/08)
    Posted 9/16/08 at 5:01pm via mtscorp.com
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    WebMD added Lindsay Watt as Director, Platform Services. (1/1/08)
    Posted 7/22/13 at 8:28am
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    WebMD added Vikas Gupta as Sr. Technical Lead/ Architect. (5/1/07)
    Posted 8/6/13 at 8:42pm
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    WebMD added Scotty Mackenzie as Senior Software Engineer. (6/1/05)
    Posted 5/17/13 at 2:44am
  • Handshake
    WebMD acquired eMedicine for $25M. (1/19/05)
    Posted 7/2/08 at 11:20am via thealarmclock.com
  • Check
    WebMD added Wayne Gattinella as Chief Executive Officer, President and Director. (1/1/01)
    Posted 6/19/09 at 10:42pm
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    WebMD added Nan-Kirsten Forte as Chief Innovation Officer & EVP, Consumer Services and Brand Development. (1/1/99)
    Posted 7/18/13 at 6:31pm
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    WebMD added Brian Shin as Vice President, Technology. (1/1/98)
    Posted 6/26/13 at 12:55pm
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    WebMD added Shashi Navar as Product Manager. (1/1/98)
    Posted 8/6/13 at 1:24am
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    WebMD added Bruce Springer as co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President.
    Posted 5/26/13 at 2:31am
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    WebMD added Joe Grace as Head of Online Marketing.
    Posted 11/7/11 at 10:58am
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    WebMD added Mark J. Adler as Director.
    Posted 6/19/09 at 10:42pm
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    WebMD added Dr. Charles E. Saunders as Chief Medical Officer,,Vice President Strategic Planning and Medical Director,,Key Member of the Senior Management Team,,.
    Posted 6/16/13 at 10:45pm
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    WebMD added Martin J. Wygod as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
    Posted 6/19/09 at 10:42pm

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Above: WebMD Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 6/4/09

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Sources

  1. WebMD Acquires Avado For $20-$30M To Help Drive Its Evolution From Media Company To Patient Engagement Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. WebMD Pays $25M for Competitor eMedicine (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
  3. MTS (mtscorp.com) [edit]
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