M&A Deal Summary

Brightcove Acquires MetaStories

On March 20, 2006, Brightcove acquired internet software and services company MetaStories

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Brightcove’s 1st transaction in the Internet Software and Services sector.
  • This is Brightcove’s 1st transaction in the United States.
  • This is Brightcove’s 1st transaction in Washington.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2006-03-20
Target MetaStories
Sector Internet Software and Services
Buyer(s) Brightcove
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition

Target

MetaStories

Seattle, Washington, United States
MetaStories is a provider of rich-media publishing solutions, used by a wide variety of top-tier media companies including Yahoo!, MSN, USATODAY.com, Discovery Networks, National Geographic, and Scripps Networks.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Brightcove

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Category Company
Founded 2004
Sector Internet Software and Services
Employees703
Revenue 211M USD (2021)
DESCRIPTION

Brightcove a global provider of cloud services for video, offers a family of products that help the way organizations deliver video experiences. Brightcove was founded in 2004 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 1 of 6
Sector (Internet Software and Services) 1 of 4
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 1 of 4
State (Washington) 1 of 2
Country (United States) 1 of 6
Year (2006) 1 of 1
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
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