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Group Nine Media Named to Fast Company's "Most Innovative Companies"

Group Nine Ranks no. 8 Alongside Netflix, Hulu on Most Innovative Companies in Video List
Company Release
February 20, 2018

NEW YORK, NY (February 20, 2018) – Group Nine Media is excited to announce that it has been included among Fast Company’s 2018 list of the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Video. Home to NowThis, Seeker, The Dodo and Thrillist, Group Nine was ranked no. 8 for "applying the social-centric approach of its brands to Facebook and Snap shows."


About Group Nine Media:
Group Nine Media is one of the world's largest digital-first media companies and the #1 publisher on Facebook Watch, boasting over 5 billion monthly video views [source: Crowd platform specific analytics modules] and reaching 81% of U.S. adults in their 20s [source: Nielsen]. With over 120 million social engagements each month [source: ListenFirst Media], Group Nine's brands are built for consumption on the platforms where young people spend the majority of their time. Group Nine is home to NowThis (the no. 1 social news creator in the world), The Dodo (the no. 1 animal brand on social), Thrillist (the most trusted digital brand in food, drink, travel & entertainment) and Seeker (the digital leader in science and curiosity). Group Nine recently acquired Emmy-nominated, Cannes Lion and Sundance Film Festival award-winning production studio, JASH.

CONTACT:

April Mellody

Group Nine Media

(646) 218-9312

Devon Giddon

Group Nine Media

(646) 218-9312

Pierce White

(646) 218-9312

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