NBCUniversal is set to make a $200 million equity investment in Vox Media, one of the world’s largest and fastest growing digital media companies.
The eight Vox Media brands are SB Nation, Polygon, The Verge, Vox.com, Eater, Racked, Curbed, and Re/code.
“Vox Media has a great portfolio of premium digital brands that deeply engage broad audiences,” comments Steve Burke, CEO, NBCUniversal. “Vox Media has strong leadership, top editorial talent and a unique technology platform. We are excited to be making this investment and building a collaborative partnership involving editorial content, advertising and technology.”
For more information on NBCUniversal’s digital evolution, Chris Falkner (NBCUniversal’s VP for Advanced TV), is a confirmed speaker at this year’s TV Xperience (October 6th-7th 2015, Hilton Times Square, New York).