- Netanya, HaMerkaz
- Outbrain is a content discovery platform providing publishers a service for recommended links to increase traffic and generate revenue.
- Ori Lahav, Yaron Galai
- Internet, Content Discovery, Media and Entertainment
Outbrain (www.outbrain.com) is the leading content discovery platform, reaching a highly engaged audience through distribution on top publisher sites, including CNN, Fox News, Hachette Filipacchi Media, Mashable, MSNBC and Slate. Outbrain provides publishers a service for recommended links to increase traffic and generate revenue.
Outbrain also works with brands and agencies including Starcom, Digitas, Mindshare, American Express, P&G, Colgate-Palmolive, General Mills and Exxon, offering a way to distribute content alongside publisher's own editorial recommendations. Outbrain acquired content recommendation platform Surphace (formerly known as Sphere) in February 2011. Founded in 2006, the company is headquartered in New York with offices in London, San Francisco, Chicago, Washington, DC, Paris, Hamburg and Netanya, Israel, and is backed by Index Ventures, Carmel Ventures, Gemini Israel Funds, GlenRock Israel, Rhodium and Lightspeed Venture Partners.
Funding Rounds (8) - $194MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|May, 2016||$45M / Private Equity||—||—||0|
|Jul, 2015||$50M / Private Equity||—||Susquehanna Growth Equity||1|
|Oct, 2013||$35M / Series E||—||HarbourVest Partners||8|
|Dec, 2011||$35M / Series D||—||Index Ventures||3|
|Feb, 2011||$11M / Series C||—||Carmel Ventures||6|
|Feb, 2009||$12M / Series B||—||Carmel Ventures||6|
|Feb, 2008||$5M / Series A||—||5|
|Jan, 2007||$1M / Seed||—||GlenRock Israel||2|
Current Team (27)Update
|Oct 6, 2016||Digiday - Bots are the new apps, only they suck (for now)|
|Sep 26, 2016||Venture Beat - Progress made in pro-female ads, but men and adtech are still letting the side down|
|Sep 23, 2016||Digiday - News Corp is testing a homegrown content recommendation tool|
|Sep 8, 2016||Digiday - Quartz's Jay Lauf: 'Serving the reader first is central to our strategy'|
|Sep 6, 2016||PRWeb Sitemap - ScyllaDB Announces General Availability of World’s Fastest NoSQL Database|
|Aug 10, 2016||The Drum - Everything You Need to Know – About Content Marketing: Episode three|
|Aug 3, 2016||Business Wire - Adgorithms Launches Albert 2.0 – the Industry’s First Artificial Intelligence-Based Marketing Platform|
|Aug 3, 2016||Marketing Land - Report: Nearly three-quarters of native ads get failing scores|
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