Spanfeller Media Group Announces New Hires, Planned Second Website
SMG launched its first property TheDailyMeal.com—a website dedicated to all things food and drink-in January 2011. Since then, The Daily Meal has amassed a following, now boasting Web traffic of over 1.5 million unique visitors per month.
About Spanfeller Media Group
Founded in June 2010 by Jim Spanfeller, the Spanfeller Media Group brings media into the digital age through premium subject-specific content. Its first site, The Daily Meal launched in January 2011 and already is among the largest food sites on the Web. The venture-backed company plans to launch a second vertical content site before the end of 2011, with a third one slated for the second half of 2012. Last August, Spanfeller Media Group closed $6 million in series B funding led by VantagePoint Capital Partners.