Another SF Company Hits It Big - B/R Bought by Turner Broadcasting
As initially reported in MediaDailyNews on August 6 , Turner Broadcasting bought San Francisco-based sports content site Bleacher Report for a reported $200 million.
BleacherReport.com, with 10 million unique visitors per comScore and a special emphasis on sports and sports fans, will now be part of Turner Sports, which already manages properties for NBA.com, NCAA.com, PGA.com, and ad sales for Nascar.com. It also has a sales relationship with Yahoo! Sports.
Bleacher Report will remain headquartered in San Francisco and it will be business as usual for the company.