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Verizon Gobbles Up Yahoo, Will Group It With AOL—But What About Tumblr?

A huge question has finally been answered about Yahoo’s future. Verizon sealed a deal over the weekend to acquire the company’s core business for more than $4.8 billion in cash, and will put Yahoo on the same shelf it keeps AOL. That is but a sliver of the valuation Yahoo tasted in its heyday, including […]

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Yahoo! Acquires BrightRoll for $640,000,000

Feed Type Link http://www.venturedeal.com/Search/SearchResultTransactionDetail.aspx?TransactionId=68b32357-35bc-4a0f-adcb-f72c7bd48be4 Date 11/12/2014 Company Name BrightRoll Mailing Address 343 Sansome St. San Francisco, CA 94104 USA Company Description BrightRoll helps major brands execute smart video ad campaigns across the industry’s leading publishers, including over half of top 250 websites in the United States. Website http://www.brightroll.com Transaction Type M&A Transaction Amount $640,000,000 Transaction […]

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BrightRoll Secures $30,000,000 Series D Round

Feed Type Link http://www.venturedeal.com/Search/SearchResultTransactionDetail.aspx?TransactionId=464e8b05-e657-4202-9d74-dfee9d7f4366&Preview=1 Date 11/15/2011 Company Name BrightRoll Mailing Address 450 Sansome St. San Francisco, CA 94111 Company Description BrightRoll helps major brands execute smart video ad campaigns across the industry’s leading publishers, including over half of top 250 websites in the United States. Website http://www.brightroll.com Transaction Type Venture Equity Transaction Amount $30,000,000 Transaction […]

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True Ventures Looks for Magic in the Crowd of Portfolio CEOs, Not Its Partners’ Brains

How do you run a venture capital fund with $378 million under management with just four full-time partners? San Francisco-based True Ventures, a six-year-old early stage investing firm, has found a way: you crowdsource a lot of the work of shepherding your investments to the group of portfolio company CEOs themselves. You can’t go far […]

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Web Video Ad Startups ScanScout, Tremor Media Join Forces in Challenge to Hulu, YouTube

Boston-based ScanScout, which serves targeted video ads to a network of 1,000 online publishers, has been acquired by New York-based competitor Tremor Media, the two companies announced today. The combined company, which will be headed by ScanScout CEO Bill Day, hopes to form a video ad distribution network large enough to compete with Hulu, YouTube, Brightroll, […]

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BrightRoll Garners $10,000,000 Series C Round

Feed Type Link http://www.venturedeal.com/Search/SearchResultTransactionDetail.aspx?TransactionId=fafbd095-f520-40a9-b4ca-e8cafc53ab3d&Preview=1 Date 2/3/2010 Company Name BrightRoll Mailing Address 450 Sansome St. San Francisco, CA 94111 Company Description BrightRoll helps major brands execute smart video ad campaigns across the industry’s leading publishers, including over half of top 250 websites in the United States. Dozens of advertising agencies are using BrightRoll to execute campaigns […]

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