high gear media

  • Content, Commerce, And Cars: High Gear Media Launches A Site To Buy New And Used Vehicles

    Content, Commerce, And Cars: High Gear Media Launches A Site To Buy New And Used Vehicles

    Executives from automotive startup High Gear Media have talked to us before about turning the bleak economics of online media into a scalable business model. Now the company is unveiling a key part of its plans — a listings section on its flagship car review site TheCarConnection.com where you can now search for new and used vehicles for sale, and contact their sellers. Vice President… Read More

  • Digg's Money Guy Joins High Gear Media Board

    High Gear Media, a publishing company focused on automotive digital media, is having a great year. The Palo Alto, CA-based vertical content startup raised a second round of funding last Summer to the tune of $5.5 million and has been growing like a weed. Today, the company’s announcing that Chas Edwards is joining its board of directors. Edwards is the former Chief Revenue Officer of… Read More

  • High Gear Media Scores $5.5 Million For Auto Media Network

    High Gear Media, the publisher of automotive media sites, has secured $5.5 million in Series B funding led by DAG Ventures with Accel Partners and Greylock Partners participating. The company raised $6.5 million in Series A funding in November 2007 from Accel Partners and Greylock Partners. High Gear will use the funds expand its media network and acquire other media properties. High Gear owns… Read More