WideOrbit

WideOrbit develops and delivers an advertisement management platform for media companies to manage, execute and optimize advertisement sales. Read more

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WideOrbit

WideOrbit develops and delivers an advertisement management platform for media companies to manage, execute and optimize advertisement sales. Read more

Eric Mathewson's photo - Founder & CEO of WideOrbit

Founder & CEO

Eric Mathewson

CEO Approval Rating

75/100

Founded:

1999

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Mediaocean is seen as one of WideOrbit's top competitors. Mediaocean was founded in 1967, and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Like WideOrbit, Mediaocean also competes in the Digital Marketing & Publishing industry. Mediaocean generates $81M less revenue vs. WideOrbit.

Triton is a top competitor of WideOrbit. Triton was founded in 2006, and its headquarters is in Sherman Oaks, California. Like WideOrbit, Triton also competes in the Digital Marketing & Publishing field. Triton has 369 fewer employees than WideOrbit.

Imagine Communications is WideOrbit's #3 rival. Imagine Communications was founded in Plano, Texas} in 2005. Imagine Communications operates in the IT Services industry. Compared to WideOrbit, Imagine Communications generates $33.2M more revenue.

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WideOrbit Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Castfire, Inc.

Dec 2014

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undisclosed
Castfire is a video and audio publishing platform that helps advertisers to manage media content.
Admeta AB

Jul 2014

Source »
undisclosed
Admeta provides online advertising platform solutions for advertisers and publishers.
Abacast, Inc.

Jun 2014

Source »
undisclosed
Abacast provides streaming, live and on demand advertisement insertion and monetization solutions for digital radio.
Fivia

Apr 2014

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undisclosed
Fivia provides automated inventory, order and billing management software designed for online advertising. 

These are all the companies that WideOrbit has acquired. WideOrbit has acquired 4 companies and its latest acquisition was Castfire, Inc. in Dec 2014. Castfire is a video and audio publishing platform that helps advertisers to manage media content.

WideOrbit Funding History

Since WideOrbit was founded in 1999, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total WideOrbit has raised $32.5M. WideOrbit's last funding round was on Oct 2008 for a total of $10.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series D
Oct 2008
$10M

Khosla Ventures

Series C
Feb 2008
$14.5M
Series B
Sep 2002
$8M

Since WideOrbit was founded in 1999, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total WideOrbit has raised $32.5M. WideOrbit's last funding round was on Oct 2008 for a total of $10.0M

WideOrbit Investments

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These are all the companies that WideOrbit has invested in. WideOrbit has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was Castfire, Inc. in Dec 2014. Castfire is a video and audio publishing platform that helps advertisers to manage media content.

WideOrbit News

July 21, 2020Martech News

Veritone integrates With Advertising Platform WideOrbit

Veritone Inc., (NASDAQ: VERI), the creator of the world's first operating system for artificial intel... See more »
May 5, 2020Martech Series

Viant Announces Integration With WideOrbit, Automating Linear TV Buying and Delivery

Single Holistic View Across Omnichannel Media Now Available For Marketers Viant, a people-based adver... See more »
March 10, 2020FinanzNachrichten

LeadsRx and WideOrbit Partnership Gives Advertisers Access to Advertising Campaign Data to Maximize ROAS

PORTLAND, OR / ACCESSWIRE / March 10, 2020 / LeadsRx today further strengthens its unrivaled marketin... See more »
February 20, 2020Beet TV

We're Making Transactions Easier For Marketers

SAN JUAN. PR - As leaders in advertising management, WideOrbit has a robust marketplace of their own.... See more »
November 29, 2019Radio World

WideOrbit Provides Podcasting for Federated Media

Services integrate well with other modules from WideOrbitThe post User Report: WideOrbit Provides Pod... See more »
October 3, 2019Beet TV

WideOrbit's Mathewson,

Local US TV has come a long way - but now it needs to go through another revolution, to change the wa... See more »
October 2, 2019Radio World

WideOrbit App Puts Remotes in Charge

AFR Mobile app makes remote control simple - even for DJsThe post User Report: WideOrbit App Puts Rem... See more »

WideOrbit Blogs

March 4, 2021WideOrbit Blog

Setting the Stage for NextGen TV

Between the current pandemic and the 2020 election season, the broadcast industry has had a lot to ta... See more »
February 25, 2021WideOrbit Blog

Digital/Linear Convergence - What Does it Mean and Why Does it Matter?

For years, the media industry has been talking about the convergence of digital and linear, both in t... See more »
February 17, 2021WideOrbit Blog

How Nielsen's Measurement Changes Will Impact Broadcast TV Stations

Over the years, cord-cutters have created an erosion in the number of People Using Television (PUT), ... See more »
February 4, 2021WideOrbit Blog

Media Trends to Watch in 2021

The unprecedented year that was 2020 has the media industry understandably anxious about what 2021 mi... See more »
December 1, 2020WideOrbit Blog

Happy 100th Anniversary to Radio: An International Love Letter to Radio

Part 4 of 5. Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. Today we present a single Love Letter to Radio from Ire... See more »
November 12, 2020WideOrbit Blog

Happy 100th Anniversary to Radio: Love Letters Celebrating Childhood Memories of Music and Sports

Part 2 of 4. Read Part 1 here. Listening to the radio is a near-universal childhood experience, one t... See more »
October 27, 2020WideOrbit Blog

Digital-Linear Convergence – Offering Your Advertisers the Best of Both Worlds

The broadcast industry has been talking about digital-linear convergence for years but recent growth ... See more »

WideOrbit Press Releases

October 22, 2020PressReleasePoint

WideOrbit Earned Designation as a Great Place to Work-Certified Company in 2020

SAN FRANCISCO, October 21, 2020 - WideOrbit, the platform that makes it easier to buy and sell advert... See more »
September 2, 2020PRWeb

WideOrbit and Amagi Partner to Enable Seamless Broadcast Transition to OTT and CTV

WideOrbit extends linear inventory and revenue workflow management expertise to help local TV broadca... See more »
June 2, 2020PRWeb

WideOrbit Integrates with Rubicon Project to Increase Access to Live, On-Demand, and Podcast Audio Supply

Integration Benefits Both the Buy and Sell Sides of the Exchange(PRWeb June 02, 2020)Read the full st... See more »
March 16, 2020PRZOOM

New API Integration from Matrix & WideOrbit Delivers AR Transparency

PRZOOM - Newswire (press release) - Mon, 16 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0400, Pittsburgh, PA United States - M... See more »
September 26, 2019University Chronicle

WideOrbit Reaches 20 Year Milestone

• WideOrbit celebrates 20 years of growth • From an idea to improve Media buying and selling to a sof... See more »
December 6, 2018Business Wire

WideOrbit Integrates Ad-ID to Simplify Communications Between Networks and Ad Buyers

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#advertising--WideOrbit is making it easier for national cable networ... See more »
September 24, 2018Business Wire

WideOrbit Affirms Support for the TIP Initiative, Updates on Progress

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WideOrbit is collaborating with broadcast industry leadership and tak... See more »

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WideOrbit Headquarters

1160 Battery Street Suite 300

San Francisco, California94111

415-675-6700

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WideOrbit Summary

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Overview

WideOrbit develops and delivers an advertisement management platform for media companies to manage, execute and optimize advertisement sales. WideOrbit was founded in 1999. WideOrbit's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94111. ...

CEO

WideOrbit's Founder & CEO, Eric Mathewson, currently has an approval rating of 75%. WideOrbit's primary competitors are Mediaocean, Triton & Imagine Communications.

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Frequently Asked Questions about WideOrbit

  1. When was WideOrbit founded?

    WideOrbit was founded in 1999
  2. Who is WideOrbit's CEO?

    WideOrbit's CEO is Eric Mathewson
  3. How much revenue does WideOrbit generate?

    WideOrbit generates $305M in revenue
  4. How much funding does WideOrbit have?

    WideOrbit has historically raised $32.5M in funding
  1. Where is WideOrbit's headquarters?

    WideOrbit's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does WideOrbit have?

    WideOrbit has 535 employees
  3. What sector does WideOrbit operate in?

    WideOrbit is in Digital Marketing & Publishing, Systems Software, Enterprise Software
  4. Who are WideOrbit's competitors?

    WideOrbit's top competitors are Mediaocean, Triton, Imagine Communications