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Answers Corporation


Information and answer service

Answers is the world’s leading Q&A resource, delivering trusted answers to all of your questions through web, mobile, and social channels. We organize the knowledge from our vast community of online experts, syndicated sites, and members’ social...

Founded in 1998
Employees: 255
Homepage:
Blog: http://theworldofanswers.com
Total money raised: $45.4M

10018 989 Avenue of the Americas
17th Floor

New York
USA MO
Updated on Sep 25, 2013
Answers Corporation at CrunchBase
Tags:   answers   information   question

Peter Horan President and COO
Past
Robert S. Rosenschein CEO and Founder
Jeff Cutler Chief Revenue Officer
Bruce D. Smith Chief Strategic Officer
Steven Steinberg CFO
Jeff Schneiderman CTO
Chiaming Hsu Director, Business Systems Planning
Jack Kustanowitz Software Team Leader
Ed Sim Board
Tom Dyal Board Member

May, 2013

Answers Corporation acquired WebCollage for $37M

Answers.com buys e-commerce solutions firm Webcollage for $37m; an underwhelming outcome    thenextweb.com

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Answers Acquires SaaS Platform Webcollage to Expand Product Offerings to Brands and Retailers    wiki.answers.com

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Marcus Alexander Joins Leadership Team at Answers    wiki.answers.com

April, 2013

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John Henderson Joins Leadership Team at Answers    wiki.answers.com

March, 2013

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Answers Launches New Mobile Web Product That Redefines the Consumer Experience, Increases Engagement    wiki.answers.com

January, 2013

Peter Horan, Former CEO of About.com, Appointed Chief Operating Officer; Matt Derdeyn, Former Charter Executive, Appointed Chief Financial Officer Answers, the world's most popular destination for trusted Q&A content, today announced the appointment

Two Senior Executives Join Leadership Team at Answers    wiki.answers.com

August, 2012

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Answers Acquires ResellerRatings to Extend Leadership in Providing Trusted Consumer Advice    wiki.answers.com

April, 2012

Answers Corporation raised unknown amount in unattributed round from TA Associates

TA Associates Invests In Q&A Site Answers.com    techcrunch.com

February, 2011

Answers Corporation was acquired by AFCV Holdings

Q&A Site Answers.com Acquired By AFCV Holdings For $127 Million In Cash    techcrunch.com

June, 2008

Answers Corporation raised $13M in debt_round round from Redpoint Ventures

Answers Corp. Raising Up To $13 Million From VC Firm Redpoint Ventures    paidcontent.org

January, 2008

Answers Corporation raised unknown amount in angel funding from Yossi Vardi

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yossi_Vardi    en.wikipedia.org

May, 2000

Answers Corporation raised $28M in a Series D round from Flatiron Partners, Goldman Sachs, and Highland Capital Partners

September, 1999

Answers Corporation raised $2.8M in a Series C round from Dawntreader Ventures, Garage Technology Ventures, and Israel Seed Partners

April, 1999

Answers Corporation raised $1.4M in a Series B round from Ron Conway, Bob Lessin, John Sculley, Jon Medved, and Michael Parekh

January, 1999

Answers Corporation raised $300K in a Series A round from Mort Meyerson and Mark Tebbe

December, 1998

Answers Corporation was founded on December, 1998