Tremor Media

  • Tremor Co-founder Grabs $4.3M For Connected Sports Ventures To Bring Sports To Life Through The Second Screen

    Tremor Co-founder Grabs $4.3M For Connected Sports Ventures To Bring Sports To Life Through The Second Screen

    Two years ago, Jason Glickman stepped down as the CEO and executive chairman of Tremor Media, a company he co-founded back in 2005 and helped grow into one of the largest video ad networks on the Web. After Tremor Media merged with ScanScout at the end of 2010, Glickman stepped down and began working on a new media project, this time focusing on sports. Read More

  • Video Ad Network Tremor Media Launches Analytics Platform For Marketers

    Video Ad Network Tremor Media Launches Analytics Platform For Marketers

    Tremor Media, one of the largest video ad networks on the web, is launching a new product today to give marketers more insight into how video ad campaigns are performing. The Tremor Video Hub is an advertising console that helps marketers measure, track, and report what’s driving performance of their video campaigns. Video Hub not only lets marketers see where their videos are running… Read More

  • Exclusive: Tremor Media Acquires Mobile Video Ad Platform Transpera

    Exclusive: Tremor Media Acquires Mobile Video Ad Platform Transpera

    Tremor Media is making another acquisition today—mobile ad platform Transpera. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Transpera’s ad platform enables the distribution and monetization of web videos on mobile phones. With the Attention Network, the company offers publishers a way to monetize off of mobile video ads and gives advertisers a way to market their wares by serving targeted… Read More

  • The Year In Online Video Deals And What To Expect In 2011

    The Year In Online Video Deals And What To Expect In 2011

    With the recent rumor that Google’s YouTube unit was looking at acquiring video content company Next New Networks, it’s clear that anything can happen in the rapidly growing online video space.  While some are shocked to see that Google may cross over and own content, the rumor does sound plausible. Loaded with nearly $25M in venture financing, it’s not quite the initial… Read More

  • Tremor Media Coughed Up At Least $65 Million For ScanScout

    Tremor Media Coughed Up At Least $65 Million For ScanScout

    Tremor Media, a New York-based online video monetization and advertising company, recently acquired streaming ad placement service provider ScanScout for an undisclosed sum. Now, thanks to this SEC filing, we know they spent at least $65 million on the merger. If the transaction was all stock, that’s the purchase price. If the agreement also included partial payment in cash, that means… Read More

  • Q2 2010 Report: 366 Internet, Software Companies Raised $2.1 Billion In Total

    Q2 2010 Report: 366 Internet, Software Companies Raised $2.1 Billion In Total

    Venture capital database VentureDeal this morning released complimentary VC Funding Quarterly reports, covering the second quarter of 2010. Let’s take a look at the report TechCrunch readers are likely most interested in: the world of the Web, digital media, software and ecommerce. During Q2 2010, VentureDeal reports (PDF) that 366 companies raised a total of $2.1 billion in venture… Read More

  • The Online Video Debate: Size Versus Quality

    The Online Video Debate: Size Versus Quality

    Editor’s note: The following guest post is by Ashkan Karbasfrooshan, the CEO of WatchMojo, a producer and distributor of premium video content. Last week, Erick posted an article on TechCrunch titled “Industry Insiders Say Online Video Advertising Is Reaching A ‘Frenzy Point.’” It was a surefire way to get online video entrepreneurs excited, right? Not so… Read More

  • Industry Insiders Say Online Video Advertising Is Reaching A "Frenzy Point"

    Industry Insiders Say Online Video Advertising Is Reaching A "Frenzy Point"

    With the flood, comes the feast. Advertising dollars are pouring into online video. Some of the largest online video ad networks are seeing revenue growth accelerating this quarter, and expect the fourth quarter to be even bigger. “Last year we grew 40%, this year we are growing 90%,” says Keith Richman, CEO of Break Media. He expects Break’s total revenues in the… Read More

  • Tremor Media Shakes Another $40 Million Out Of The VC Money Tree

    Tremor Media Shakes Another $40 Million Out Of The VC Money Tree

    Tremor Media is already the largest online video ad network in the U.S., and the company says it’s been profitable since 2009. Now the company just closed a large $40 million series D financing to accelerate its product R&D and expand into “other media channels” (TV perhaps?). The round was led by the Draper Fisher Jurvetson Growth Fund, with some money coming from… Read More

  • The Ten Most Likely M&A Deals In Online Video

    The Ten Most Likely M&A Deals In Online Video


    Which online video companies will get bought in 2010?   Venture capitalists are desperately looking for exits while the usual suspects are sitting on more than $80 billion in cash: Microsoft ($20B), Apple ($40B), Google ($15B), Amazon ($3B), and Yahoo! ($3B) just to name the cash positions of a few potential acquirers.  Theoretically, it should be a match made in heaven, but the sheer number… Read More

  • Video Ad Network Tremor Media Raises $11 Million B Round

    Video Ad Network Tremor Media Raises $11 Million B Round

    Canaan Partners and Masthead Venture Partners led an $11 million B round in Tremor Media, an ad network that runs video ads streaming in other videos and in banner ads as well. This brings the total raised by the New York City startup to $19.4 million, including a series A in September 2006. Canaaan and Masthead led that round as well. Tremor’s video ad network reaches a cumulative… Read More