Gimlet’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Gimlet Media is a digital media company that produces narrative podcasts for films and television shows. Read more

Gimlet Media is a digital media company that produces narrative podcasts for films and television shows. Read more

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Co-Founder & CEO

Alex Blumberg

CEO Approval Rating

83/100

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Midroll Media is a top competitor of Gimlet. Midroll Media is a Private company that was founded in 2010 in Los Angeles, California. Midroll Media operates in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Gimlet, Midroll Media has 57 more employees.

PodcastOne is seen as one of Gimlet's biggest rivals. PodcastOne was founded in 2013, and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, California. PodcastOne is in the Internet Software industry. PodcastOne generates $17.5M more revenue vs. Gimlet.

Nerdist is seen as one of Gimlet's top competitors. Nerdist was founded in Burbank, California} in 2012. Nerdist competes in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Gimlet, Nerdist generates $4M less revenue.

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Growth Score - 1/1

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Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Gimlet

Gimlet Funding History

$950K$12.4M$32.2M

Since Gimlet was founded in 2014, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total Gimlet has raised $32.2M. Gimlet's last funding round was on Jul 2017 for a total of $19.8M

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Series B
Jul 2017
$19.8M
Series A
Dec 2015
$6M

Graham Holdings company

Equity
Nov 2015
$5.4M
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Debt
Nov 2014
$275K
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Seed
Sep 2014
$675K
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Total Funding: $32.2M

Since Gimlet was founded in 2014, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total Gimlet has raised $32.2M. Gimlet's last funding round was on Jul 2017 for a total of $19.8M

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Gimlet News

July 1, 2019Silicon Bayou News

New Orleans-Based Dig Selected to Pitch on Gimlet Media's Podcast

Dig is a New Orleans-based app for dog lovers. It's designed for users to find someone who loves dogs... See more »
April 1, 2019The Drum

What Spotify's acquisitions mean for marketers

Earlier this year, Spotify made waves in the world of podcasting with a few big announcements. Spotif... See more »
March 13, 2019TechCrunch

After being acquired by Spotify, Gimlet's staff looks to unionize

Last month's Gimlet was a watershed moment for podcasting. Spotify acquired the network for a reporte... See more »
February 15, 2019TechCrunch

Spotify says it paid $340M to buy Gimlet and Anchor

Spotify doubled down on podcasts last week with a double deal to buy podcast networks Gimlet and Anch... See more »
February 9, 2019Stuff - New Zealand

Spotify's takeover of Gimlet Media spells the end of free podcasts

OPINION: It was a good run. But all things must come to an end. Good podcasts, that are free-to-pod, ... See more »
February 7, 2019The Business Journals: Memphis

Spotify takes over a pair of podcast giants

Spotify Technology SA is on a buying spree. The Stockholm-based company's (NYSE: SPOT) first target w... See more »

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Brooklyn, New York11217

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Gimlet Media is a digital media company that produces narrative podcasts for films and television shows. Gimlet was founded in 2014. Gimlet's headquarters is located in Brooklyn, New York, USA 11217. It has raised 32.2M in 5 rounds. The latest round w...

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Gimlet's Co-Founder & CEO, Alex Blumberg, currently has an approval rating of 83%. Gimlet's primary competitors are Midroll Media, PodcastOne & Nerdist.

Website

gimletmedia.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Gimlet

  1. When was Gimlet founded?

    Gimlet was founded in 2014
  2. Who is Gimlet's CEO?

    Gimlet's CEO is Alex Blumberg
  3. How much revenue does Gimlet generate?

    Gimlet generates $10M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Gimlet have?

    Gimlet has historically raised $32.2M in funding
  1. Where is Gimlet's headquarters?

    Gimlet's headquarters is in Brooklyn New York, USA
  2. How many employees does Gimlet have?

    Gimlet has 83 employees
  3. What sector does Gimlet operate in?

    Gimlet is in Internet Software, Digital Media
  4. Who are Gimlet's competitors?

    Gimlet's top competitors are Midroll Media, PodcastOne, Nerdist