Founded in 1998, Legacy.com is an innovative online media
company that collaborates with more than 900 newspapers
in North America, Europe and Australia to provide ways for readers to express
condolences and share remembrances of loved ones.
As the leader in the online memorial and obituary market, Legacy.com
is visited by more than 24 million visitors each month. It partners with 124 of the 150 largest
newspapers in the U.S.
and features obituaries and Guest Books for more than two-thirds of
people who die in the United States.
In addition, the company provides individuals and
newspaper affiliates with new
and powerful ways to connect during shared times of loss, such as the war in Iraq and Afghanistan,
and in the aftermath of national tragedies such as 9/11.
A privately held company, Legacy.com, Inc., is headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Evanston,
with information technology facilities in nearby Naperville, Illinois.