Teads, founded in 2011, is the inventor of outstream video advertising and the leading native video advertising marketplace.
Publishers work with Teads to create brand new outstream video inventory, monetizing it through programmatic buying, their own sales force, or third parties including Teads Demand.
Teads pioneers advertising experiences that respect the user, creating unprecedented levels of premium inventory which previously didn’t exist.
Brands, agencies and trading desks can access this top-tier, premium inventory, available on the web and on mobile, in the Teads Marketplace. Through our managed services capabilities, the Teads team execute on their client’s behalf using its platform.
Teads has a team of over 500 employees, 100 of which are in the innovation team, across 27 global offices.
June 2011: Teads founded
September 2012: Launch of the revolutionary inRead outstream video advertising format
December 2013: Teads technology adopted by 200 top tier publishers
April 2014: The merger with Ebuzzing creates a new global leader in video advertising
May 2014: New office in Chicago
September 2014: New office in Los Angeles
October 2014: Ebuzzing & Teads rebrands to Teads
November 2014: Teads won the IPA’s Best Technology of the Year 2014 for inRead
December 2014: Teads announces 2014 revenue of $95M
January 2015: Teads receives $30M funding
February 2015: New office in Tokyo
August 2015: Launch of Teads Native Video Marketplace
December 2015: Teads No.1 in comScore Global Video Advertising Ecosystem Report (continuing!)
February 2016: Launch of inRead Vertical and Square at the Mobile World congress in Barcelona
February 2016: Teads announces 2015 revenue of $141M
June 2016: Launch of the inRead 360 native video advertising format
July 2016: Teads announces $47M new debt financing and open up APAC HQ
September 2016: Teads acquires Brainient (now known as Teads Studio)
February 2017: Teads announces 2016 revenue of $200M
March 2017: Teads announces it is joining the Altice Group
Life at Teads. It’s pretty incredible.