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News + Entertainment Startups in Chicago

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126 Companies
Cameo
News + Entertainment • Social Media
Our mission is to create the most personalized and authentic fan experiences in the world. We're a marketplace where fans can book personalized video shoutouts from their favorite people.

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
+15
45
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Stadium
News + Entertainment • Sports
Stadium is a new, fully programmed, multi-platform sports network that brings together exclusive live game and event coverage, extensive highlights, classic games, original programming, and daily live studio programming. Stadium includes a 24/7 linear feed distributed across both digital and broadcast platforms. Welcome to the Game.

Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
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115
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
LoganSquarist LLC
News + Entertainment
LoganSquarist.com is a popular neighborhood website that covers: neighborhood news, food + drink, business, arts + entertainment, politics, crime, living + lifestyle topics, family + youth, historical information and events throughout the Logan Square, Chicago neighborhood. We’ve been covering the Logan Square neighborhood since 2011.
1
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Elite Amateur Fight League
Other • News + Entertainment
The Elite Amateur Fight League is the only team vs team, state vs state, elite amateur MMA platform in the country. We are in Season 2 on NBC Sports Regional Networks. Every major sport in the country has a national feeder system except MMA. Our goal is to NOT to compete with the UFC, but rather become the feeder system for all professional MMA.
Chicago
Location
Recordly
Artificial Intelligence • News + Entertainment
Interviewing tool providing instant transcription for your recordings, with key parts highlighted.
2
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
RateYourSeats.com
Consumer Web • News + Entertainment
RateYourSeats.com is the best way to search, compare and buy tickets! We have made it our mission to help fans find the best seats at their next sporting event or concert. In the last five years, more than 9 million fans have sought advice, read reviews, browsed photos and searched for great seats on our website and through our app.

Health Insurance Benefits
Performance Bonus
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
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6
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Entertainment Cruises
Events • Food
Entertainment Cruises is the nation’s largest dining and sightseeing cruise company with a fleet of 36 ships in cities that include: Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, National Harbor, MD, Norfolk, VA, Philadelphia, New York, Washington, D.C. and Weehawken, NJ.
Chicago
Location
Simpler Media Group
Digital Media • Events
Simpler Media Group, Inc. grew out of the CMSWire.com publication, which was launched back in 2003. As a native digital publisher the publication was able to rapidly adapt to the evolving enterprise digital tools and practices landscape and continues to follow the evolution of digital customer experience, collaboration and digital workplace.

Dental Benefits
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Over Beers Podcast
News + Entertainment • Social Media

A Podcast based out of Chicago, talking about Startups, ideas, stories, life, and beer. 

Follow along at www.overbeerspodcast.com!

2
Local Employees
Legacy.com
Consumer Web • News + Entertainment
Legacy.com is an online media company that receives over 30 million visitors each month, making it one of the top 50 websites in the U.S. Founded in 1998, Legacy.com is an established market leader with an innovative start-up mindset. Today, Legacy.com partners with more than 1,500 newspapers in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.

Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
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137
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
ReviewDekha
News + Entertainment
ReviewDekha is a platform that provides a various of reviews on everything such as automobiles, electronic gadgets & devices, movies and many more
10
Local Employees
Jaipur
Location
Business Rockstars
News + Entertainment
Business Rockstars is an Entrepreneurial Community. We are the LARGEST producer of live audio and video content for entrepreneurs featuring rockstar CEO’s, startups, and entrepreneurs. The Business Rockstars daily radio & streaming video show airs LIVE 2 hours daily, Monday-Friday from 10:00am – noon PST. We air Nationally in 140 U.S Radio Markets...
11
Local Employees
What's The Hype News
News + Entertainment
What's the hype intends to keep the world updated with juiced up contents from all over the globe. Performing the responsibilities of a news hub, we choose to focus on the latest hullabaloo and trending stories that has the potential to grab a million eyeballs.
10
Local Employees
kolkata
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mindbodygreen
News + Entertainment • Digital Media
mindbodygreen is the leading independent lifestyle media company dedicated to health and wellness.
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Local Employees
Brooklyn
Location
Pixeldom
Consumer Web • News + Entertainment

A community where fans could talk intelligently about movies and games while being rewarded for their thoughts and opinions.

4
Local Employees
MediaRiver
Software • News + Entertainment

MediaRiver's patent-pending technology allows your content to transcend the boundaries of your web site. ClickSurge reads and understand the contents of a page, and uses that knowledge to find and deliver video, pictures, podcasts, and articles from your website, allowing the right content to reach the right audience at the right time - anywhere on...

HeadlineJuice
Consumer Web • News + Entertainment

Beautiful, clean, well-organized news aggregator with youthful, demographic-friendly name.

Chicago
Location
Smart Mobile Solutions
Fintech • News + Entertainment

Smart Mobile Solutions is a creative software development company based in the Greater Chicagoland Area. We are an innovative leader in the development of mobile apps for different mobile devices. Our company also provides software development, R&D, prototyping, integration with other software systems, QA and consulting.

 

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2
Local Employees
Naperville
Location
Buzz Tracker (Participate Media)
Consumer Web • News + Entertainment

BuzzTracker is a news aggregator and blog tracking website that was acquired by Yahoo! on September 14, 2007 and merged into Yahoo! News.

Rooster
News + Entertainment • Digital Media
Rooster is a daily podcast that gives listeners a way to get news quickly and comprehensively. In six minutes every morning, Rooster summarizes about 35 stories across all new genres: international, politics, tech, sports, pop culture, etc. It turns the daunting task of rifling through websites and newspapers into a manageable 6-minute listen.
1
Local Employees

News + Entertainment Jobs in Chicago

Sales Development Representative (SDR)

Cameo
Chicago
1 day ago
+16
Your role will be to be to identify talent (celebrities, influencers, athletes, etc), develop relationships with talent, managers, and agents; and ensure their success on Cameo. If you're the person in your friend group that everybody looks to for the latest pop culture news, then this role may just be perfect for you! You should have a great understanding of trending people, influencers that matter, and instinctively know who would do great on Cameo.

Digital Marketing Manager (Sports and Music)

RateYourSeats.com
Chicago
3 days ago
+11
DESCRIPTION Are You Creative and Analytical? We are looking to hire a dynamic and talented individual to fill our Digital Marketing Specialist role. The role is to design, create and deliver marketing initiatives that will increase traffic to our website and app. You will use your creative side to provide forward-thinking ideas, develop creative materials and engage customers. Meanwhile, you will use your analytical side to measure results and

Back End Software Engineer

Cameo
Chicago
6 days ago
+16
As a back end software engineer, you will be helping us improve & scale the platform that connects fans and talent to create the perfect video shoutout. In particular, you will help us make sure we can support our growing fan base securely and performantly. You will be working across multiple technologies, primarily our backend API (node.js + express), database (mongoDB), and infrastructure (Heroku + AWS + Compose). If interested, you could also pitch in on our frontend too (React/Redux site, React-Native app)! You will collaborate with our sales and data teams to make the talent experience fun and engaging, and help us deliver that perfect Cameo.

Full Stack Software Engineer

Cameo
Chicago
6 days ago
+16
As a full stack software engineer, you will be working across multiple technologies, our frontend (React/Redux site, React-Native app), as well as our backend (node.js) and database (mongoDB). You will collaborate with our sales and data teams to make the talent experience fun and engaging, and help us deliver that perfect Cameo.

Data Engineer

Cameo
Chicago
6 days ago
+16
Design and implement data schemas, real-time pipelines, and batch processing jobs to support analytical modeling and reporting needs. Work with stakeholders to develop data expertise and resolve upstream issues relating to data quality. Define best practices and design for the management of data. Partner with internal stakeholders to build and maintain internal data processing and visualization tools. Translate requests into replicable analytic reports using varying applications. Create tools to serve data such as APIs and packages. You will help drive a Data mindset and culture across the company.