Overview

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Status
Acquired by on July, 2008
Total Equity Funding
$44.2M in 4 Rounds from 9 Investors
Headquarters:
Usa
Description:
Ruckus is a college-only digital entertainment service enabling students with similar music interests to connect with each other.
Founders:
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Categories:
Digital Entertainment, Media and Entertainment, Music
Website:
http://www.ruckusnetwork.com

Company Details

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Founded:
Unknown
Contact:
6172927365
Employees:
1 - 10 | 2 in Crunchbase

Ruckus Network Inc., is the provider of the college-only digital entertainment service, Ruckus.

Ruckus offers:

National, local, and campus-based programming

Over 3.2 million free, high fidelity, licensed tracks of music from major labels and indies

Hollywood blockbusters, cult classics, independent films, TV shows and music videos.

Robust social networking features that allow students with similar music, video and programming interests to explore, connect and share with friends on their campus and meet new people with similar interests on campuses across the country.

Comprehensive and continuously evolving media, wrapped in a social networking fabric, which Ruckus members find increasingly valuable and compelling.

Dedicated field operations team provides a comprehensive set of services and support that make Ruckus a strong partner in building a digital network and strengthening your campus community.

Based in Herndon, Virginia, Ruckus is backed by Battery Ventures and Shelter Capital Partners, which are leading technology investment firms that invest in businesses at all stages of growth with a focus on high-value contributions to companies that have the potential to become industry leaders.

Funding Rounds (4) - $44.2M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Sep, 2009$10.7M / Series F5
May, 2007$10M / Series C2
Oct, 2006$16M / Venture2
Jun, 2004$7.5M / Series A2

Current Team (2)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Products (1)

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  • Ruckus was added to CrunchBase in 2007

Competitors (1)

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  • SpiralFrog is an advertising-supported online music service offering legal music and video downloads.

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    Usa,

    JPN

Past Team (8)

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