theSkimm

theSkimm is a membership company that makes it easier for millions of millennial women to live smarter. theSkimm is fundamentally changing the way female millennials consume news by seamlessly integrating the information they need to know into their existing schedules and routines. The company started with the Daily Skimm, the fastest growing email newsletter on the market with an engaged community of approximately seven million Daily Skimm subscribers, and has expanded to include theSkimm app, which debuted at #1 in news and #9 overall in the Apple App Store. Other offerings include Skimm Studies, Skimm Reads, Skimm Picks, and Skimm Notes. theSkimm’s production arm, Skimm Studios, develops and creates new and innovative video and audio content and original programming including a new podcast “Skimm’d from The Couch,” which reached #1 on Apple Podcasts within hours of launch, and video series including "Sip 'n Skimm,", “Skimm’d with…”, "Get Off The Couch", among others. Expanding on the company’s mission, theSkimm launched No Excuses, a platform to mobilize and educate their highly-engaged audience. First introduced around the 2016 Presidential election, theSkimm registered more than 110,000 Americans to vote, and continues to tackle the issues driving the national conversation.

Website
http://theskimm.com
Headquarters
New York, NY
Industry
Founded in

2012

Invested IN

2013

Current  Stage

Growth

RRE Participation
Seed
Series A
Series B
Growth
RRE Investment Team
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