Adpay is Turning 15! Here Are 15 Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Us

February 16th, 2017

Happy Birthday, Adpay!

Adpay is turning 15!

Here are 15 fun facts you need to know about our team:

  1. Adpay was founded on February 19th, 2002.
  2. Our team is super talented! We have a ninja/5th degree blackbelt/movie star, Rubik’s Cube expert, a sailor with a Skipper’s rating, multiple professional photographers/videographers, several band members, and Miley Cyrus’ boyfriend in a music video.
  3. While Adpay is only 15 years old, our team collectively has 158 years of service at our company.
  4. We celebrate at least one birthday every month, except April.
  5. Our team collectively has 44 pets including dogs, cats, ferrets, horses, frogs, snakes and fish.
  6. Adpay launched the first and only nationwide obituary network, Memoriams, December 6th, 2011.
  7. Our office is based just outside of Denver in Englewood, CO.
  8. We support and travel to at least ten newspaper and funeral home industry conferences each year.
  9. 20% of thepeople on our staff are named Mike.
  10. Our team has hiked many of Colorado’s 53 Fourteeners with over 60 hikes completed.
  11. Team members have experience at a variety of media companies including Cox Media Group, E.W. Scripps Company, Tampa Bay Times, San Diego Union-Tribune, The Chicago Tribune, The Denver Post, Thomson Newspapers, Tribune Media Services, and New York Times Regional Group.
  12. We’ve moved offices four times, in the same building, to accommodate the growth of our company.
  13. We are diverse in age, with a 35-year age differential between our oldest and youngest employee.
  14. We have honorees of the Newspaper Association of America’s (now News Media Alliance) Top 40 Under 40 and Top 30 Under 30 awards.
  15. We were acquired by Ancestry in May 2016.

We truly want to thank each of you for your partnership and look forward to celebrating more anniversaries together in the years ahead.

— Your Adpay/Memoriams Team

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