Tech Company Financing Transactions

Axios Funding Round

On 9/1/2016, Axios raised $10 million in Series A funding from Lerer Hippeau, Emerson Collective and Greycroft Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A
Proceeds Purpose
Use of proceeds was not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Digital Media & VR & AR
Mailing Address
3100 Clarendon Blvd. 200
Arlington, VA 22201
Email Address
We are a new media company delivering vital, trustworthy news and analysis in the most efficient, illuminating and shareable ways possible. We offer a mix of original and smartly narrated coverage of media trends, tech, business and politics with expertise, voice AND smart brevity -- on a new and innovative mobile platform.
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Social Media
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Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
James VandeHei
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Chief Technical Officer
Matthew Boggie
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Executive Vice President
Evan Ryan
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Michael Allen
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Roy Schwartz
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Vice President
Kendra Tucker
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VP - Bus. Development
AJ Frucci
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VP - Bus. Development
Kate Meissner
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Adams Paschal
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Ali Rubin
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