Funding Received
$580 Million in 4 Rounds from 3 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$250 Million Private Equity on September 4, 2014
Headquarters:
Brooklyn, NY
Description:
VBS TV is an online network providing domestic and international news, pop and underground culture coverage, music, and technology updates.
Founders:
Suroosh Alvi, Shane Smith
Categories:
Video, Video Streaming, Television, News
Website:
http://www.vice.com

Company Details

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Founded:
December, 2006
Aliases:
VBS TV
Contact:
Employees:
4 in CrunchBase

Vice (formerly VBS. TV) is an online network streaming original content, 24 hours a day. Vice covers a mixture of domestic and international news, pop and underground culture coverage, music, skate-snow-surf, and technology. Academy Award-nominated director Spike Jonze (Adaptation, Being John Malkovich) is listed as their creative director.

Since it's IPTV start in 2007, Vice content can be seen on a wide range of platforms from Myspace and social networks to their own shows on both MTV and IFC.

Current Team (4)

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Funding Rounds (4) - $250M

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Products (6)

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    MotherBoard

    The future is wonderful, the future is terrifying. They should know, they live there
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    The VICE Guide To Travel

    The VICE Guide To Travel was added to CrunchBase in 2008
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    Shot By Kern

    Shot By Kern was added to CrunchBase in 2008
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    HottDogs

    HottDogs was added to CrunchBase in 2008
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    Toxic

    Toxic was added to CrunchBase in 2008
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    Epicly Later'd

    Epicly Later'd was added to CrunchBase in 2008

Acquisitions (1)

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Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • HeadQuarters

    97 North Tenth Street

    Suite 204

    Brooklyn, NY 11211

    USA

Competitors (2)

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    Heavy

    Heavy is a video ad network providing breaking news, entertainment and celebrity gossip.
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    CollegeHumor

    CollegeHumor is a website producing and linking college student-related humorous pictures, videos and content on the internet.