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New York Office
900 Broadway, Suite 203
New York, NY, 10010
USA

People

Chief Executive Officer
VP Accounts
Board Member
Chief Creative Officer
Web Developer

Funding

TOTAL $20.5M
FUNDING TOTAL $20.5M
Series A, 6/2010
$2.4M
Private Equity, 9/2011
$1.16M
Series B, 10/2011
Greylock Partners
$4.9M
Series C, 7/2012
Comcast Ventures
$12M

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WhoSay

WhoSay is a new media company for fans of entertainment and sports - brought to you directly by famous film, television, music and sports personalities themselves.

The company provides a media management platform to celebrity talent to help them engage with their fans by creating and sharing original photos, videos and other personalized content across all major social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Tumblr, and several mainstream media partners including Yahoo and MTV Networks.

Fans can then choose to sign up to WhoSay directly where they can create a personalized experience around all their favorite celebrities and genres. WhoSay enhances the fan experience with contextual editorial content so that fans can learn more about the work and interests of their favorite influencers.

WhoSay has more than 1,600 celebrity members on the platform who in total have more than a billion social media followers.

Recent Milestones

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    WhoSay added Ken Mooney as Data Scientist. (2/4/13)
    Posted 4/10/13 at 6:07am
  • Dollar
    WhoSay received $12M in Series C funding. (7/24/12)
    Posted 7/24/12 at 6:18pm via techcrunch.com
  • Check
    WhoSay — WhoSay forms partnership with Viacom (4/30/12)
    Posted 8/30/12 at 8:32am via prnewswire.com
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    WhoSay — Whosays forms partnership with AP (12/13/11)
    Posted 8/30/12 at 8:33am via hollywoodreporter.com
  • Dollar
    WhoSay received $4.9M in Series B funding. (10/3/11)
    Posted 10/3/11 at 7:31pm via finsmes.com
  • Dollar
    WhoSay received $1.16M in Private Equity funding. (9/15/11)
    Posted 9/27/13 at 2:04am via sec.gov
  • Dollar
    WhoSay received $2.4M in Series A funding. (6/1/10)
    Posted 3/31/10 at 12:40pm via sec.gov
  • Check
    WhoSay added Steve Ellis as Chief Executive Officer. (2/1/10)
    Posted 8/29/12 at 10:49am

Videos

Screenshots

WhoSay screenshot
Above: whosay
Uploaded: 10/17/11

Sources

  1. SEC D (edgar.sec.gov) [edit]
  2. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  3. WhoSay Receives Investment from Greylock Partners (finsmes.com) [edit]
  4. WhoSay Gets $12 Million Series C Led By Comcast Ventures For Its Celebrity-Centric Social Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Viacom and WhoSay Forge Relationship Spanning Sales, Marketing, and Content Creation (prnewswire.com) [edit]
    WhoSay, AP Strike Partnership That Enables Stars to License Their Own Photos to Media Outlets (hollywoodreporter.com) [edit]
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