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IAC Key Facts


About IAC
IAC (NASDAQ: IAC) is a leading media and Internet company comprised of some of the world’s most recognized brands and products, such as HomeAdvisor, Vimeo, About.com, Dictionary.com, The Daily Beast, Investopedia, and Match Group’s online dating portfolio, which includes Match, OkCupid and Tinder. The company is headquartered in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City and has business operations and satellite offices around the world.

IAC HQ
555 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011
IAC HQ Website: http://www.iachq.com/

Stock Symbol
NASDAQ: IAC

Chairman & Senior Executive
Barry Diller

CEO
Joey Levin

Operating Segments
IAC’s core areas of operation are HomeAdvisor, Publishing, Applications, Video, Match Group, and Other. The company reports revenue in the following segments:

  • HomeAdvisor: A leading nationwide home services digital marketplace, HomeAdvisor helps connect consumers with home professionals.
  • Publishing: IAC Publishing brings together some of the web's most trusted publishers, including premium brands About.com, Dictionary.com, Investopedia and The Daily Beast. The segment also includes Ask.com and CityGrid.
  • Applications: This segment includes direct-to-consumer downloadable desktop and mobile applications, including SlimWare (subscription desktop software) and top iOS developer Apalon, and IAC's partner-facing applications business.
  • Video: IAC's collection of premium digital video properties, including Vimeo, DailyBurn, Electus, IAC Films, CollegeHumor and Notional.
  • Match Group: Match Group is the world’s leading provider of dating products, with a portfolio of over 45 brands, including Match, OkCupid, Tinder, Meetic, Twoo, PlentyOfFish, OurTime, BlackPeopleMeet and FriendScout24.
  • Other: This segment includes ShoeBuy.

Employees
5,000 employees worldwide

Business Statistics
IAC generated over $3.2 billion in revenue in 2015
IAC issued its first quarterly dividend of .12 per share on November 3rd, 2011
The quarterly dividend was doubled to .24 per share on July 25, 2012
The quarterly dividend increased 40% to .34 per share on July 30, 2014

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Community Statistics
500 million monthly unique visitors across IAC sites
2.5+ billion monthly visits across IAC sites

Major Acquisitions
2015: PlentyOfFish
2014: The Princeton Review
2012: The About Group
2011: OkCupid
2011: Meetic
2005: Ask Jeeves
2004: TripAdvisor
2003: LendingTree and remaining interest in Ticketmaster, Expedia and Hotels.com.
2002: Expedia (controlling interest)
1999: Match.com
1998: Citysearch

Click here to view all of IAC's major milestone and acquisitions.

Initial Public Offering of Match Group
Match Group shares began trading November 19, 2015 on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “MTCH.” As of June 30, 2016, IAC’s ownership interest and voting interest in Match Group were 84.3% and 98.2%, respectively.

Spin-off Details
In August 2005, Expedia (EXPE) split from IAC as a separate publicly traded company. In December 2011, TripAdvisor (TRIP) spun out from Expedia.

In August 2008, IAC split into five separate publicly traded companies.

IAC (IACI)
HSN, Inc. (HSNI)
Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (IILG)
Ticketmaster (TKTM)
Tree.com (TREE)

Year Founded
1986 as Silver King Broadcasting Company.

Industry Recognition
Fortune Magazine's World Most Admired Companies (2015, 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006)

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