VC  Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments

http://www.bdmifund.com





     Office Locations:

1745 Broadway, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212-782-8806

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Media & Digital Media
  • Sports & Entertainment

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    Description:

    BDMI is a strategic venture investor focused on innovative digital media technologies, products, and distribution channels across the globe. The firm looks for opportunities where Bertelsmann can accelerate growth through BDMI's financial and management resources and close connectivity with one or more Bertelsmann divisions. Covering seed stage to early rounds, the firm's ideal investment includes a management team passionate about their business and dedicated to building clear and sustainable competitive advantage. BDMI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann AG, a leading global media company with consolidated revenues of over EURO 15.4 billion (U.S. $22 billion). With more than 600 individual companies, Bertelsmann has significant interests in all areas of media, including books, magazines, music, television, direct marketing, and media services. Initial investments range from EURO 500 thousand to EURO 3 million. BDMI invests worldwide and maintains an additional office in Germany.



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Courtney Nelson Analyst
    Keith Titan Partner
    Mary Liu Associate
    Sim Blaustein Partner
    Urs Cete Managing Partner

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      06/27/2018


      InvolveSoft


      CA


      $2,500,000


      


      10/24/2017


      Wibbitz


      NY


      $20,000,000


      Series C


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      8i
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      AdSpert
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      alaTest
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      American Reading Company
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      Atlas Obscura
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      Bark & Co
        web link


      BarkBox
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      Beautylish
        web link


      Cabiedes & Partners
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      Clique
        web link


      Clique Media Group
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      Content Fleet
        web link


      CrowdTwist
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      Dashbot
        web link


      Deal United
        web link


      dealvertise
        web link


      Ebrary
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      Epoxy
        web link


      Exit Games
        web link


      Flat World Education
        web link


      FloSports
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      food52
        web link


      Found Fair
        web link


      Frank & Oak
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      Greycroft
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      H-Farm
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      Heleo
        web link


      Indicative
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      Inverse


      InvolveSoft
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      Isai
        web link


      Jukin Media
        web link


      Kitchen Stories


      Latin America Media Group
        web link


      LearnShip
        web link


      LicenseStream
        web link


      Lool Ventures
        web link


      Makers Kit
        web link


      Marfeel
        web link


      Mic
        web link


      Mojiva
        web link


      Nativo
        web link


      Panjo
        web link


      Pathmatics
        web link


      QeeP
        web link


      RegioHelden
        web link


      Returbo
        web link


      RoyaltyShare
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      Satago
        web link


      Seedcamp
        web link


      Semasio
        web link


      Sensor Tower
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      SensorTower
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      SkimLinks
        web link


      Spectrm
        web link


      Splash App
        web link


      Sportal.de
        web link


      StyleHaul
        web link


      SV Angel
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      The Princeton Review
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      Thirty Labs
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      Traity
        web link


      Trion Worlds
        web link


      Udacity
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      UITV
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      Unmute
        web link


      Vemba
        web link


      Victorious
        web link


      Vindicia
        web link


      Visionary
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      Vocel
        web link


      Whisbi
        web link


      Wibbitz
        web link


      Wonder
        web link


      Zergnet
        web link


     

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