The Athletic’s Alex Mather says they have more than 500,000 subscribers, and “We’ll end the year somewhere close to a million”
The Athletic says they now have more than 500,000 subscribers, and they expect to almost double that by the end of the year.
The Athletic CEO Alex Mather says “We raised this Series C [funding] with audio and video in mind”; how will that work out...
"We raised this Series C with audio and video in mind. We can tell even more stories when we add in audio and video possibilities. Our goal is to serve the subscriber: some love to read, some love to listen, others prefer to watch."
The Athletic founder says site will let local papers ‘continuously bleed,’ ‘suck them dry’ of talent
The Athletic had built up goodwill among those in sports media, but the site's founders made some enemies Monday.