Whistle Sports

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Whistle Sports is a cross-platform entertainment network that creates entertainment content focusing on creativity, humor and skill.

Whistle Sports is the first cross-platform entertainment network created to serve young millennials, providing compelling, quality content on multiple platforms to entertain, inspire and activate.

Whistle Sports was founded in January of 2014 by Jeff Urban & John West. The company is based in New York, New York with additional offices in Los Angeles, CA & London, UK.

Whistle Sports is a YouTube-certified broadcaster that produces and publishes a range of sports-focused videos aimed at demographics in the 14-34 age group. It offers branded content and advertisements to sponsors.

Since it's launch Whistle Sports quickly scaled to over 12.4 million subscribers on YouTube with a library of 38,000 videos that had been viewed over 2.3 billion times.

 

Whitle Sports's investors includes Sky Broadcasting, Tegna, Inc., NBC Sports, Sky Sports, Liberty Global and Emil Capital, as well as multiple professional sports leagues.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $108M in 6 funding rounds (Last funding type: Series D)- Whistle Sports has also acquired The Lacrosse Network on Jun 4, 2014
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: New York
  • State: New York
  • Country: United States
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