Thrillist Media Group is a digital media company consisting of food, drink, and travel website Thrillist, and fashion site JackThreads. The companys sites collectively reach over 16 million monthly subscriptions. The company was founded in 2004, and is based in New York City. Former brands operated by the company include Thrillist Rewards, The Crosby Press, and Supercompressor. Thrillist was founded in 2004 by college friends Ben Lerer and Adam Rich. They graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2003 and moved to New York City. Lerer is the CEO and Rich serves as editor-in-chief. Lerer and Rich sent the first Thrillist e-mail newsletter in 2005 to 600 friends. By 2014, the company posted revenue over $100 million.