Video network “goviral” got just acquired by AOL Europe


The branded video distribution network goviral, wich was originally started out of Copenhagen, was just bought by AOL Europe for $96,7 million. Goviral is now mainly based in London but has offices in many other European cities. The concrete purchase price was $74.1 million, with an additional $22.6 million in deferred compensation to be paid over 2 years. Goviral’s content distribution network allready includes over 18,000 publishers in 24 verticals and generates more than 60 million video views monthly. The video network was established in 2005, originally to provide seeding and tracking services for media agencies, ad agencies and advertisers.