Founded in 1998, Legacy.com is an innovative technology company that is the online leader in the memorial and obituary market. As the leader in the online memorial and obituary market, Legacy.com draws more than 18 million unique visitors each month, making it one of the 50 most visited websites in the U.S. In addition to hosting more than 20 million obituaries, Legacy.com also provides newspapers with online solutions for their celebration, pet and public notice categories.
Legacy.com is headquartered in Evanston, Illinois, with information technology facilities in nearby Naperville, Illinois. The U.K. and European markets are supported through their London office. In Europe, they also manage iAnnounce, whose parent company, Web Announcements Ltd., was acquired by Legacy.com in 2013. Legacy.com is a privately held company.
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|Nov 21, 2014||legacy.com - GREAT HILL PARTNERS ACQUIRES LEGACY.COM|
|Nov 2, 2014||Built in Chicago - The 2014 Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago|
|Jul 9, 2010||TechCrunch - 1000Memories: A Loved One Has Passed Away. What’s Your Digital Strategy?|
|Jun 4, 2007||Gigaom - Obituaries Site Respectance Launches With Undisclosed First Round Funding|
|Jun 20, 2000||web.archive.org - VC Buzz - $348.1 Million in Today's Deals|
|Jun 19, 2000||The Free Library - Tribune Increases Stake in Legacy.com; CNI Ventures Makes Initial Investment.|
820 Davis Street
Evanston, Illinois 60201