Internet Software and Services
Company Overview of Outbrain Inc.
Outbrain Inc. is a content recommendation platform integrated below articles on publisher sites where readers are looking to discover new content. Its platform enables users to rate articles, blog posts, user comments, messages, information, data, graphics, news articles, photographs, images, illustrations, software, and audio and video clips on the site and as a widget. The company’s platform also provides recommendations for other content based on user’s ratings of the content. It enables publishers, brands, and agencies to reach audience through distribution on media sites. Outbrain Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York, New York with an R&D location in Netanya, Israel...
2 Rector Street
New York, NY 10006
Founded in 2006
Key Executives for Outbrain Inc.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer
Head of Global Business and Executive Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.
Outbrain Inc. Key Developments
Outbrain Appoints Jeff Davison as Chief Financial Officer
Sep 10 13
Outbrain announced that Jeff Davison has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. Jeff most recently served as Chief Financial Officer at RightNow Technologies, a leading global provider of customer experience software that was acquired by Oracle. As CFO based in New York City, Jeff will oversee Outbrain's finance operations and assist in managing Outbrain's accelerated global growth while reporting to CEO Yaron Galai. Jeff is a seasoned financial executive who brings more than 25 years of experience working at both public and private companies to his role at Outbrain. In his twelve years at RightNow Technologies, Jeff oversaw the company's annual revenues of $227 million and played a key role in building the company from a privately held company through the IPO process and ultimately through a $1.8 billion acquisition by Oracle. Prior to RightNow, Jeff was the controller for Powerhouse Technologies, a multi-national, publicly held, technology and manufacturing company with more than $200 million in revenues and approximately 1,800 employees.
Outbrain Mulls IPO
Sep 9 13
Outbrain Inc. is seeking initial public offering (IPO) in year 2014. It plans to raise $100 million to $200 million on Wall Street at a company value of $700 million to $800 million.
Cision Partners with Outbrain to Promote Sponsored Content
Aug 27 13
Cision announced a new partnership with Outbrain Inc. to offer customers amplification tools via its new Content Marketing Suite. With the growing need for PR professionals to find new ways of reaching new audiences, Cision's Content Marketing Suite provides a platform for companies to not only create branded content, but amplify it across multiple premiere publisher sites like CNN, NBC News and Rolling Stone. Through the new alliance, the suite takes links to the branded content from a company's social newsroom and other owned and earned media sites and places the links as recommended stories on Outbrain's premium network of publisher sites. The Outbrain Amplify solution finds the right audience for content while they are actively looking for something new to discover. It then optimizes based on engagement, so the more interesting the content is and the more traffic it drives, the more the content will be recommended to readers.
Similar Private Companies By Industry
Recent Private Companies Transactions