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My Lists  Acquired by DandB (2007 $ 55,000,000)

650 Townsend Street, Suite 675
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 694-5000
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Greg Sands (Sutter Hill Ventures Managing Director) Rich Moran (author)
Advisory board: John Kilcullen (IDG Books)

Business description:, Inc. is an online media and e-commerce company that operates one of the premier business sites on the Web. provides entrepreneurs, small and growing businesses, consultants and business professionals everything they need to start, manage and grow their companies. The site offers practical resources including articles, business forms, contracts and agreements, expert advice, blogs, questions and answers, business news, business directory listings, product comparisons, business guides and services, tools, a small business association, product discounts and more. content and services may be accessed via its Web site or by signing up for its content syndication program, RSS feeds or e-newsletter.
Customers include: companies under 100 EEs
Partners include: VerioYahoo!; ;  American City Business Journels;  BusinessWeek;  BusinessWeek Online;  BuyerZone;  CB Richard Ellis;;  Fortune;  Kaufmann Foundation;;  United States Chamber of Commerce ;

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Mar 2006   Jul 2004
Capital raised: 97.2M
Last Round: 12.4M
Ownership: Acquired by DandB (2007 $ 55,000,000)
VCs include: Canaan PartnersKleiner PerkinsSutter Hill Ventures TCVVantagePoint Capital PartnersReed Elsevier VenturesCarlyle Group;  Platform Ventures;  123 Investments
Corporate investors: Intel CapitalAmerican Express
Private equity: KKR

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Record updated: Jan 2010
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 1999
Headcount: 51-75 as of Jan 2019
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Mar 2006   Jul 2004
Capital Raised: 97.2M
Last Round: 12.4M
Ownership: Acquired by DandB (2007 $ 55,000,000)