Lowenstein Sandler represented Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments (BDMI), a global media, education, and services company, and an affiliate of Bertelsmann, in a $8 million Series A funding round in Lemonada Media, a podcast network that shares an unfiltered version of the human experience in a time of increasing polarization.

Other participants included Madison Wells, Greycroft, Spring Point Partners, Intuition Capital and Own Capital Group.

Founded in 2019 by Jessica Cordova Kramer and Stephanie Wittels Wachs, Lemonada’s mission is to present authentic first-person narratives that highlight the diverse human experience and make us all feel less alone. Since its inception, Lemonada has gained millions of listeners, 20 original podcasts and more than tripled its annual revenue.

The Lowenstein deal team included Dotan Barnea and Sean Campbell.

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