Tech Company Financing Transactions

Greatist Funding Round

On 5/12/2015, Greatist landed $630 thousand in Seed funding from private investors and Vayner RSE.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Online Capital
Online Capital

private investors (Christopher Hughes)

private investors (Jesse Rasch)

private investors (Ramit Sethi)

private investors (Taher Khorakiwala)

private investors (Vishal Gondal)

Vayner RSE

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed. Transaction amount may include investment reservation only or amount actually remitted to company. Contact technology company for investment details, if applicable. Not an offer or solicitation for sale of securities.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
30 Vandam St.
New York, NY 10013
Email Address
Not Recorded
Greatist covers all things healthy, providing the most trusted and fun fitness, health, and happiness content on the web from healthy recipes to workout tips.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Derek Flanzraich
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Chief Marketing Officer
Debra Hyman
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VP - Bus. Development
Jay Blades
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VP - Sales
Tara Schmitt
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