• Thrillist has turned its city-based lifestyle newsletters into e-commerce engines with men’s shopping club, JackThreads. The e-retailer is approaching 5 million members.

• The group continues to expand with a new site, The Crosby Press, and a travel vertical.

• Lerer is also the co-founder of Lerer Ventures, an angel fund with investments in media companies including BuzzFeed, Circa and PandoDaily.