By Singlesnet.com

announced 2/25/2010 via Company Press Release

Match.com, will acquire Singlesnet.com

synopsis: Match.com, an operating business of IAC, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Singlesnet, one of the most visited online dating sites in the United States. Terms of the deal are not being disclosed.
buyer parent: IAC
buyer: Match.com (MTCH:$1,863.89)
Match.com pioneered online personals when it launched on the Web in 1995 and continues to lead this exciting and evolving category after more than a decade. Throughout its history, Match.com has helped redefine the way people meet and fall in love. "
target: Singlesnet.com
A leader in the online dating community since 1998, Singlesnet is one of the most visited online dating Web sites in the world. As one of the most vibrant online communities, Singlesnet connects singles via instant messaging, online forums, emails and chat rooms.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 2/25/2010 via Company Press Release

Match.com, will acquire Singlesnet.com

synopsis: Match.com, an operating business of IAC, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Singlesnet, one of the most visited online dating sites in the United States. Terms of the deal are not being disclosed.
buyer parent: IAC
buyer: Match.com (MTCH:$1,863.89)
Match.com pioneered online personals when it launched on the Web in 1995 and continues to lead this exciting and evolving category after more than a decade. Throughout its history, Match.com has helped redefine the way people meet and fall in love. "
target: Singlesnet.com
A leader in the online dating community since 1998, Singlesnet is one of the most visited online dating Web sites in the world. As one of the most vibrant online communities, Singlesnet connects singles via instant messaging, online forums, emails and chat rooms.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 2/24/2014 via PR Web

SK Intertainment, acquired Fleshbot, LLC

synopsis: SK Intertainment, the parent company behind internet powerhouses Mr. Skin, Mr. Man, and Naked News, has announced the acquisition of the popular adult website, Fleshbot, the web’s favorite source for news and reviews from the world of adult entertainment.
buyer: SK Intertainment
SK Intertainment was established in 1999 as the creative home for the renowned film-review website Mr Skin. As the owner and operator of one of the most trafficked websites online, SK Intertainment has remained on the forefront of web technology. "
target parent: Gawker Media
target: Fleshbot, LLC
Fleshbot is a sex-oriented weblog, founded by Gawker Media. It was launched in November 2003 as the third online title from Gawker. The range of subject matter includes everything from amateur sex blogs and thumbnail gallery posts to news about sex in popular culture and advertising.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/2/2011 via PR Newswire

Manwin Holding S.à.r.l., purchased Television and Digital Businesses from Playboy Enterprises, Inc.

synopsis: Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI) and Manwin announced that they have closed their deal relating to PEI's television and digital businesses. Under the label Playboy Plus Entertainment, Manwin will manage PEI's online branded assets and is licensed to run Playboy TV worldwide.
buyer: Manwin Holding S.à.r.l.
Manwin is the leading international provider of high-quality adult entertainment, delivered through online, mobile and television media platforms. It is the owner of the largest network of adult websites in the world, with more than 60 million daily visitors. "
seller parent: Icon Acquisition Holdings, L.P.
seller: Playboy Enterprises, Inc.
Playboy Enterprises, Inc. is a media and lifestyle company that markets the brand through a wide range of media properties and licensing initiatives. The company publishes Playboy magazine and creates content for distribution via television networks, websites, mobile platforms and radio.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/13/2011 via Market Wire

Internet Brands, Inc., purchased Weddingbee.com and JustMommies.com from eHarmony

synopsis: Internet Brands, a new media company that operates online media, community, and e-commerce websites in vertical markets, announced the acquisition of Weddingbee.com, one of the largest wedding blogs on the Internet, and JustMommies.com, a top-ranked parenting community for moms and moms-to-be.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Internet Brands, Inc. (:$107.45)
Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands, Inc. is a new media company that operates online media, community, and e-commerce websites in vertical markets. The company also develops and licenses Internet software and social media applications. "
seller: eHarmony
eHarmony launched in the United States in 2000 and is now the #1 Trusted Relationship Services Provider in the USA. eHarmony’s patented Compatibility Matching System® allows eHarmony members to be matched with compatible persons with whom they are likely to enjoy a long-term relationship.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/3/2009 via PR Newswire

Private Media Group Inc., acquired Sureflix Digital Distribution

synopsis: Private Media Group, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Sureflix Digital Distribution ("Sureflix"), the world leader in digital distribution of premium gay content and owners of maleflixxx .tv, splashshots .com. The acquisition provides Private with a leadership position in the lucrative gay market.
buyer: Private Media Group Inc. (PRVT:$23.27)
Private Media Group (PRVT) is a brand-driven world leader in adult entertainment and distributes premium quality content globally via a wide range of platforms including mobile telephone handsets, digital TV, broadband Internet, television broadcasting, DVDs and magazines. "
target: Sureflix Digital Distribution
Sureflix is a leading global supplier of adult programming. Sureflix operates a vast network of pay-per-view video on-demand (VOD) websites and has a North American broadcast presence.
price ($mm)
$1.30
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/25/2010 via Company Press Release

Match.com, will acquire Singlesnet.com

synopsis: Match.com, an operating business of IAC, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Singlesnet, one of the most visited online dating sites in the United States. Terms of the deal are not being disclosed.
buyer parent: IAC
buyer: Match.com (MTCH:$1,863.89)
Match.com pioneered online personals when it launched on the Web in 1995 and continues to lead this exciting and evolving category after more than a decade. Throughout its history, Match.com has helped redefine the way people meet and fall in love. "
target: Singlesnet.com
A leader in the online dating community since 1998, Singlesnet is one of the most visited online dating Web sites in the world. As one of the most vibrant online communities, Singlesnet connects singles via instant messaging, online forums, emails and chat rooms.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/24/2014 via PR Web

SK Intertainment, acquired Fleshbot, LLC

synopsis: SK Intertainment, the parent company behind internet powerhouses Mr. Skin, Mr. Man, and Naked News, has announced the acquisition of the popular adult website, Fleshbot, the web’s favorite source for news and reviews from the world of adult entertainment.
buyer: SK Intertainment
SK Intertainment was established in 1999 as the creative home for the renowned film-review website Mr Skin. As the owner and operator of one of the most trafficked websites online, SK Intertainment has remained on the forefront of web technology. "
target parent: Gawker Media
target: Fleshbot, LLC
Fleshbot is a sex-oriented weblog, founded by Gawker Media. It was launched in November 2003 as the third online title from Gawker. The range of subject matter includes everything from amateur sex blogs and thumbnail gallery posts to news about sex in popular culture and advertising.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/2/2011 via PR Newswire

Manwin Holding S.à.r.l., purchased Television and Digital Businesses from Playboy Enterprises, Inc.

synopsis: Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI) and Manwin announced that they have closed their deal relating to PEI's television and digital businesses. Under the label Playboy Plus Entertainment, Manwin will manage PEI's online branded assets and is licensed to run Playboy TV worldwide.
buyer: Manwin Holding S.à.r.l.
Manwin is the leading international provider of high-quality adult entertainment, delivered through online, mobile and television media platforms. It is the owner of the largest network of adult websites in the world, with more than 60 million daily visitors. "
seller parent: Icon Acquisition Holdings, L.P.
seller: Playboy Enterprises, Inc.
Playboy Enterprises, Inc. is a media and lifestyle company that markets the brand through a wide range of media properties and licensing initiatives. The company publishes Playboy magazine and creates content for distribution via television networks, websites, mobile platforms and radio.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/13/2011 via Market Wire

Internet Brands, Inc., purchased Weddingbee.com and JustMommies.com from eHarmony

synopsis: Internet Brands, a new media company that operates online media, community, and e-commerce websites in vertical markets, announced the acquisition of Weddingbee.com, one of the largest wedding blogs on the Internet, and JustMommies.com, a top-ranked parenting community for moms and moms-to-be.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Internet Brands, Inc. (:$107.45)
Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands, Inc. is a new media company that operates online media, community, and e-commerce websites in vertical markets. The company also develops and licenses Internet software and social media applications. "
seller: eHarmony
eHarmony launched in the United States in 2000 and is now the #1 Trusted Relationship Services Provider in the USA. eHarmony’s patented Compatibility Matching System® allows eHarmony members to be matched with compatible persons with whom they are likely to enjoy a long-term relationship.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/3/2009 via PR Newswire

Private Media Group Inc., acquired Sureflix Digital Distribution

synopsis: Private Media Group, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Sureflix Digital Distribution ("Sureflix"), the world leader in digital distribution of premium gay content and owners of maleflixxx .tv, splashshots .com. The acquisition provides Private with a leadership position in the lucrative gay market.
buyer: Private Media Group Inc. (PRVT:$23.27)
Private Media Group (PRVT) is a brand-driven world leader in adult entertainment and distributes premium quality content globally via a wide range of platforms including mobile telephone handsets, digital TV, broadband Internet, television broadcasting, DVDs and magazines. "
target: Sureflix Digital Distribution
Sureflix is a leading global supplier of adult programming. Sureflix operates a vast network of pay-per-view video on-demand (VOD) websites and has a North American broadcast presence.
price ($mm)
$1.30
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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