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La Silla Vacia.com

La Silla Vacía is a digital information website with purely political content. In addition to the information content, La Silla presents specialized content in its sections.

It was born as a media only present in digital format with the aim of forming public opinion on issues of public interest. According to the foiunder of the site, it has always sought to promote the political plurality in opinions and contents.

It has promoted the active participation of its audience in the media content. The site allows participation in forums of readers, the contribution of these with sources and stories and the making of comments in the notes.

According to the Opinion Panel of Figures and Concepts, La Silla Vacía is the third most visited media by opinion leaders in the country.

 

Key facts

Audience Share

Alexa Rank 2015: 306

Ownership Type

Private

Geographic Coverage

International

Content Type

Paid Content

Passive Transparency

upon request, ownership data is easily available from the company/channel

3 ♥
Ownership

Ownership Structure

The Journalist Juanita León García is the owner of 53% of the total shares of the company, her father Jorge León Dub and her mother Fabiola García de León, appear each with 14% of ownership. An uncle of Juanita León has 11% of the shares and finally her cousin Nicolás Acosta has 5% of ownership. This latter is also designer of La Silla Vacía website.

Voting Rights

No Data

Individual Owner

Group / Individual Owner

Jorge León Dub

He is the father of Juanita León. He is a shareholder of Blogosfera Producciones SAS.
His family is owner of Quala S.A, a food production company.

14.3%
Facts

General Information

Founding Year

2009

Founder

Juanita León García | She worked as a journalist in several national and international media. She was editor-in-chief of Semana.com, editor of the Unidad de Paz of El Tiempo and editor of Revista Semana. She was reporter for the Wall Street Journal Americ

Ceo

Juanita León García | Her working life as a journalist has taken place in several national and international media. She was editor-in-chief of Semana.com, editor of the Unidad de Paz of El Tiempo and editor of reports of the Revista Semana; she was report

Editor-In-Chief

Juan Esteban Lewin

Other Important People

Jorge Fernando León Dub

Father of Juanita León. He is a shareholder of Blogosfera Producciones SAS. His family is owner of the company Quala S.A, a food production company.

Contact

Dirección: Carrera 18a No 39a-16 Bogotá D.C. Teléfono: (1) 75552085Sitio web: www.lasillavacia.com

Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

USD $341.597 / COP $1.002 millions

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

USD $ 19.432 / COP $ 57 millions

Advertising (in % of total funding)

0.21

Market Share

No Data

Further Information

Meta Data

Financial information: exchange rate: 1 USD = 2.937,88 COP

Sources

Registro Único Empresarial y Social RUES (n.a), Registro. Blogosfera Producciones SAS

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