Boston – Good Men Media, a cross-platform media company that
distributes content related to the question, "What does it mean to be a
good man?" said on Tuesday that it has received $500,000 in funding.
include project founder Tom Matlack and angel investors Grant Gund, Jack
Roberts, Mick Jackson and Michael Margolis.
Boston-based Good Men Media was launched in March, after The
Good Men Project started in 2009 as a book.
The executive team includes New
York Times Magazine writer and author Benoit Denizet-Lewis and Tom Matlack,
author of the book.
"We’re creating a completely new kind of media property
that addresses a vastly underserved demographic of thoughtful, intelligent men,"
said Good Men Media CEO Lisa Hickey.
"We are doing so in a way that
embraces and leverages social media so that revenue is generated not just from
advertising, but product and affiliate sales."