- Acquired by Remedy Health Media
- January, 2006
- Arlington, VA
- Went Public on Dec 7, 1999
- News, Health and Wellness
- HealthCentral offers condition-specific, wellness and health websites that enable users to access content and interact with other patients.
HealthCentral comprises over 30 condition-specific, wellness and general health Web properties. These include destinations for allergy, bipolar, cholesterol, high blood pressure and more. At these sites, users can read news, watch videos, interact with other patients, and search through reputable publications such as Harvard Health Publications. The company also produces the nationally syndicated television show, "Medical Breakthroughs with Dr. Dean Edell."
HealthCentral was acquired in 2005 by Polaris Venture Partners, The Carlyle Group, Sequoia Capital, and Allen & Company. Since then, IAC acquired a significant minority stake in the company.
HealthCentral competes with WebMD, RevolutionHealth, iVillage Health, and About.com Health.
Current Team (4)Update
Past Team (9)Update
Director of Marketing and Sales
2010 - Jan, 2011
1998 - Jan, 2001
Chief Products & Innovation Officer
2009 - Jan, 2010
VP of Content and Contributors
Dec 9, 2010 - Jun 30, 2011
Director of Blogger Networks
Apr 4, 2009 - Apr 9, 2010
Vice President, Software Engineering
2005 - Jan, 2010
EVP & CTO
2010 - Jan, 2010
2300 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22201
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