The Tickld Blog - Tickld Acquired by Gateway Media

Tickld Blog Last Updated:04 December 2015

Tickld Acquired by Gateway Media

TORONTO, Dec. 4. 2015 - Tickld, a popular online community and a leading social publisher, is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Gateway Media, LLC.

On Tickld's acquisition, Tickld President Kyle Trattner said, "The entire Tickld Team is incredibly excited to join the Gateway Media family. Gateway shares our distinct vision for strengthening the Tickld Community. This acquisition will allow us to super-charge the pace of improvement to the services we offer to our dedicated user-base."

About Tickld:

Tickld was founded in 2012 by two young entrepreneurs—Kyle Trattner and James Engelsman. Tickld has more than 60 million monthly visitors across mobile and desktop, and a dedicated community of daily-active users. The company is based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

About Gateway Media:

Located in St. Louis, Missouri, Gateway Media has grown from fewer than twenty employees when it was formed in January 2013 to some seventy full-time employees today. Each month the company's websites attract 115 million unique visitors. BrainJet, Gateway Media's most popular destination, is a Quantcast Top 200 website. In May, Gateway Media's took home the 2015 Webby Award for Best Food & Drink Website. In June, Gateway Acquired, the web's most popular independent entertainment website known for its expert reviews and exhaustive coverage of the film, television and gaming industries.