Anton Waitz (pictured), managing director Axel Springer Digital Ventures USA said: “NowThis is taking advantage of the three big trends in digital media: video, social and mobile. We do not just want to engage as an investor, but also look forward to a mutual exchange of know-how and experience.”
“Axel Springer is an ideal partner for us,” said NowThis co-founder and managing director at Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Eric Hippeau. “As a leading news publisher they offer us expertise, resources, and significant opportunities for international growth.”
We recently launched the new FIPP.com (in beta, while doing live testing and refinements). The relaunch is not only about look and feel, but even more so about us providing a platform to further enable the sharing of ideas, insights and opinions within our global network. If you have a story to tell, or are interested in contributing to FIPP.com on a regular basis, get in touch with our communications manager, Amy Duffin.