Overview

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Status
Acquired by on October 26, 2009
Total Equity Funding
$15M in 1 Round from 3 Investors
Headquarters:
New York, New York
Description:
Imaginova operates as a digital media and commerce company.
Categories:
E-Commerce, Digital Media, Web Hosting
Website:
http://www.imaginova.com

Company Details

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Founded:
1999
Contact:
212-703-5800
Employees:
101 - 250 | 3 in Crunchbase

Imaginova is a leading digital media and commerce company. Our rapidly expanding network of brands has become the premier online destination for the intellectually curious.

The Imaginova Network of owned and operated Web sites and affiliates reaches more than 10 million monthly unique visitors. These websites include Livescience.com, Space.com and Newsarama.com. Our award-winning, original content (editorial, video and widgets) is both informative and entertaining.

Imaginova’s Commerce business offers innovative consumer optics and science-themed products direct to the consumer. These products are available at Orion.com.

Founded in 1999, Imaginova is headquartered in New York City with offices and news bureaus in California, Virginia, Toronto and Paris. Imaginova is led by an experienced management team and is backed by a prestigious group of institutional investors.

Funding Rounds (1) - $15M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Aug, 2006$15M / Series C3

Current Team (3)

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Products (5)

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  • Livescience.com was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Livesciencestore.com was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Newsarama.com is an entertainment website that provides daily comic book news, previews, reviews, blogs, and commentaries.
  • Orion.com was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Space.com was added to CrunchBase in 2009

Competitors (3)

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  • Demand Media is a diversified Internet company that builds platforms across its media and marketplace properties.
  • Discovery Communications is a global mass media and entertainment company.
  • Wired Magazine is a monthly magazine that provides an in-depth coverage of current and future trends in technology.

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Headquarters

    470 Park Avenue South

    New York, New York 10016

    United States

Past Team (4)

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