Group Nine Media, the digital media holding company that operates NowThis, Thrillist, The Dodo, and Seeker, has raised an additional $50M in funding from investors that include Axel Springer and Discovery Communications. Group Nine formed in 2016 through the merger of several media brands and is led by Ben Lerer. This funding comes at a reported $600M+ post-money valuation.
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