Vox Media company logo

The profile is currenly unclaimed by the seller. All information is provided by CB Insights.

voxmedia.com

Founded Year

2011

Stage

Series G | Alive

Total Raised

$324.65M

Valuation

$0000 

Last Raised

$200M | 7 yrs ago

Revenue

$0000 

About Vox Media

Vox Media builds smart brands that people love in big categories they're passionate about. The company creates products to empower the most talented voices and engage hundreds of millions of people with high quality content and experiences. Vox Media is eight distinct media brands: The Verge (Technology), Vox.com (News), SB Nation (Sports), Polygon (Gaming), Eater (Food), Racked (Shopping), Curbed (Home and Design), and Re/code (Business Tech).

Vox Media Headquarter Location

1201 Connecticut Ave NW 11th Floor

Washington, DC, 20036,

United States

202-609-7026

Predict your next investment

The CB Insights tech market intelligence platform analyzes millions of data points on venture capital, startups, patents , partnerships and news mentions to help you see tomorrow's opportunities, today.

Research containing Vox Media

Get data-driven expert analysis from the CB Insights Intelligence Unit.

CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Vox Media in 3 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Jul 6, 2022.

Expert Collections containing Vox Media

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Vox Media is included in 2 Expert Collections, including Unicorns- Billion Dollar Startups.

U

Unicorns- Billion Dollar Startups

1,178 items

C

Conference Exhibitors

6,062 items

Companies that will be exhibiting at CES 2018

Vox Media Patents

Vox Media has filed 1 patent.

patents chart

Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

10/31/2012

Data management, Trees (data structures), Narratology, Search algorithms, Distributed data storage

Application

Application Date

10/31/2012

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Data management, Trees (data structures), Narratology, Search algorithms, Distributed data storage

Status

Application

Latest Vox Media News

How to keep your kids busy while you work from home

Aug 5, 2022

How to keep your kids busy while you work from home Some ideas from the parents on our staff Aug 5, 2022, 8:15am EDT If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement . Share this story Illustration by Samar Haddad / The Verge | Photography by Halfpoint Images / Getty Images Working from home can be a balancing act between your business and personal life — especially if you’ve got kids. If your children are toddlers, then you must depend on partners, family, or childcare providers to keep them away from your Zoom sessions. If they are school age, you may have some time for yourself and your job during school hours — until the school day is done. Below are some toys, videos, and ideas that some of our staffers with kids have come up with to help keep things a little saner while you’re finishing up your work day. Keep the kids busy Image: Marbrasse Esther Cohen, associate director of audience development for The Verge, says, “I got one of these rotating desk organizer things and filled it up with crayons, markers, colored pencils, scissors, glue, etc. I also got two trays, one for white paper / construction paper and one to put things in once completed. I stuck it all on the empty dining room table. The kids would come home, shower, and — without me nudging them — gravitate toward it because it is laid out for them and so easy. That usually keeps them busy for an hour.” $31 This clear plastic organizer rotates 360 degrees and can hold pens, pencils, crayons, and all sorts of other stuff. Toniebox. Image: Tonies Emma Merlis, senior director of newsroom analytics for Vox Media, has been thinking about investing in a Toniebox. This display-free audio player will tell stories and sing songs to your kids when they place one of dozens of different figures — cartoon characters, fairy-tale princesses, favorite protagonists from books — on top of the child-sized speaker. It’s a good idea for keeping your child busy without also keeping them glued to a screen. 21% off A screenless box that, with the help of figurines, tells stories, sings songs, and entertains the preschool set. Osmo. Image: Tangible Play Jory Ruscio, who was an engineering manager at Vox and is now senior data platform engineer at Better, said, “We’re a big fan of Osmo games for preschool-plus. Playing Osmo is a much-loved activity for my three kids. The physical pieces allow for a much more interactive and tactile experience. The games are entertaining and educational. From exploring physics and coding to making pizzas and calculating change, the kids are occupied for hours. 34% off This innovative device lets you put your tablet in the base so that your kids can combine innovative learning games with physical game pieces. ABCmouse.com Early Learning Academy. Image: Age of Learning Abigail Aronofsky, who is the executive director of corporate marketing at Vox Media, reported two years ago that they “got on board the ABCmouse train” for their five-year-old, and it was surprisingly great. “The graphics are very 2002, but it kept her entertained for about an hour a day.” Bluey. Image: BBC Studios & ABC When one parent at Vox Media lauded the Disney Plus show Bluey, several others chimed in to offer their plaudits. This show is about a family of dogs who live in Australia: a mother, a father, a four-year-old, and a six-year-old. According to Nathan Edwards, senior reviews editor at The Verge, one reason the show is so popular is that kids love it and it’s fun for parents as well. “Bluey is currently our No. 1 solution,” adds Christopher Grant, group publisher of The Verge and Polygon. “Bless you, Bluey.” Image: PBS Another parental favorite (suggested by Nikolas Wise, Vox Media engineering manager) is Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, a modern offshoot of the venerable Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. The animated series centers around Daniel Tiger, who lives in the Neighborhood of Make Believe along with his parents, his friends, and their parents and uses Strategy Songs — little ditties that explore various feelings and experiences — to help children learn and develop. Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Pro. Image: Amazon Dan Seifert, deputy editor of reviews for The Verge, reports, “On paper, there are a lot of things that make the Kids Edition Fire tablets attractive to parents. They all come with a bulky rubber case that makes it easy to hold and hard to break. Should your kid break it, Amazon provides two years of worry-free protection. And each Kids Edition tablet comes with a subscription to Amazon’s Kids Plus service, which lets parents control what content is available on it and set time limits for how long kids can use the tablet each day.” “In practice, the tablets are objectively terrible. The interface is confusing, the performance is slow and laggy, and the battery life leaves a lot to be desired. Those things all matter to me, a professional product reviewer, but for my children, the Fire tablets we got them a couple of holidays back are their favorite toys. They use them to play games, watch SpongeBob SquarePants, and maybe occasionally read a book.”

Vox Media Web Traffic

Rank
Page Views per User (PVPU)
Page Views per Million (PVPM)
Reach per Million (RPM)
CBI Logo

Vox Media Rank

  • When was Vox Media founded?

    Vox Media was founded in 2011.

  • Where is Vox Media's headquarters?

    Vox Media's headquarters is located at 1201 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington.

  • What is Vox Media's latest funding round?

    Vox Media's latest funding round is Series G.

  • How much did Vox Media raise?

    Vox Media raised a total of $324.65M.

  • Who are the investors of Vox Media?

    Investors of Vox Media include NBC Universal, General Atlantic, Accel, Comcast Ventures, Khosla Ventures and 6 more.

  • Who are Vox Media's competitors?

    Competitors of Vox Media include Buzzfeed and 8 more.

You May Also Like

Distractify Logo
Distractify

Matters Media, dba Distractify, is a media startup helping people communicate by sharing beautiful content. The company combines its human tastes with smart, predictive analytics to create major trends that take over Facebook feeds across the world. Its creative team is experienced in earning traction on Youtube, Buzzfeed, and Reddit while its engineers have held key roles at Skype, Microsoft, and Huffingtonpost.

O
Overtime Sports

Overtime Sports is a consumer-focused mobile app that allows users to film highlights and add slow-mo to capture moments in a sporting event. Fans can share and debate about their favorite players and teams, ranging from high school to professional sports.

O
OZY Media

Ozy Media is a daily information magazine that discovers and reports on politics, culture, sports, food, technology stories, and organizes live events.

Vice Media Logo
Vice Media

Vice Media operates an international network of digital channels, a television production studio, a magazine, a record label, an in-house creative services agency, and a book-publishing division. The company's digital channels include The Creators Project, dedicated to the arts and creativity, Motherboard, covering cultural happenings in technology, and Noisey, a music discovery channel.

9gag Logo
9gag

9gag is a humor site offering content without ads.

theSkimm Logo
theSkimm

theSkimm is a daily newsletter that simplifies the headlines for professional. The company aims to do the reading for users and explain it with fresh editorial content, breaking down what's needed to know to start the conversation.

Discover the right solution for your team

The CB Insights tech market intelligence platform analyzes millions of data points on vendors, products, partnerships, and patents to help your team find their next technology solution.

Request a demo

CBI websites generally use certain cookies to enable better interactions with our sites and services. Use of these cookies, which may be stored on your device, permits us to improve and customize your experience. You can read more about your cookie choices at our privacy policy here. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to these choices.