Youth site Thirsty raises $10 mil in venture capital

June 2000
Advertising Age;6/12/2000, Vol. 71 Issue 25, p52
Trade Publication
This article reports on the launch of Thirsty, an online youth site offering content and news in categories including pop and hip-hop music, comic books and wrestling, in July 2000. The content of Thirsty will be available on cellular telephones, pagers and electronic organizers. Thirsty was established by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina, founders of management and production company, Handprint Entertainment. Handprint has raised a total of $10 million in its initial venture funding from Constellation Ventures and Northstar Capital.


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