High Gear Media

Automotive digital media

High Gear Media, a vertical media company publishing engaging, premium automotive content on some of the Web’s fastest growing car websites. High Gear Media’s owned and operated automotive destinations have over 5.0 million visitors monthly and...

Founded in 2008
Total money raised: $12M

94025 830 Menlo Ave
Suite 201

Menlo Park
Menlo Park

Phone: 650.353.2433

Updated on May 7, 2013
High Gear Media at CrunchBase
Matt Heist CEO
Yacine Filali VP of Engineering
Jeff Birkeland VP, Product
Chas Edwards Board of Directors
James Slavet Board member
Joey Kirk Lead Designer
Andrew Braccia Board Member
Rob Solomon Board Member
Ido Green Founder
David Armitage Chief Revenue Officer
Hesky Kutscher Founder and Chairman
Doron Gutman

October, 2012

You want to buy a new car, then you are just going to make one of the largest investment after buying a house. It's about a lot of money. We will give you tips on the following pages, as you can when buying a car, new or used car save some thousands.


December, 2009

High Gear Media offers Tesla Roadster Test Drive Contest

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August, 2009

High Gear Media acquired

Auto News Network High Gear Media Acquires

June, 2009

High Gear Media raised $5.5M in a Series B round from DAG Ventures, Accel Partners, and Greylock Partners

Auto News Aggregator High Gear Media Gets $5.5 Million Second Round


High Gear Media was founded in 2008

November, 2007

High Gear Media raised $6.5M in a Series A round from Accel Partners and Greylock Partners