Atlas Obscura CEO David Plotz: ‘Video is an arrow in the quiver’

Nearly eight years after its founding, Atlas Obscura has completed a Series A round of funding, grabbing $7.5 million from A&E. The travel-focused publisher, which recently dipped its toe into the competitive food category, will use the money to ramp up its video operations, but it also plans to grow its events and analytical capabilities.Read the full article