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Automattic

Description

Provider of an open source blogging platform designed to offer WordPress and WordPress Multi-User through the Automattic support network. The company's open source blogging platform provides various services, including access to various members of the WordPress, software updates and consultative solutions, including scaling, performance and plugin configuration, enabling the network development team to help solve problems with WordPress system.

2005

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

201-500

Employees

Series C

Latest Deal Type

$160M

Latest Deal Amount

$191M

Total Amount Raised

Description

Provider of an open source blogging platform designed to offer WordPress and WordPress Multi-User through the Automattic support network. The company's open source blogging platform provides various services, including access to various members of the WordPress, software updates and consultative solutions, including scaling, performance and plugin configuration, enabling the network development team to help solve problems with WordPress system.

Website:

www.automattic.com

Ownership Status

Privately held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Application Software

Primary Office

132 Hawthorne Street San Francisco, CA 94107United States +1 (877) 273-3049
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Automattic Valuation and Funding

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Automattic Cap Table

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Automattic Investors (16)

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Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
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Blacksmith CapitalVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Christopher SaccaAngel (individual)Minority000 0000000 0000
CNET NetworksCorporationMinority000 0000000 0000
Dave GoldbergAngel (individual)Minority000 0000000 0000
Endurance CapitalPE/BuyoutMinority000 0000000 0000
Blacksmith Capital Venture Capital
Christopher Sacca Angel (individual)
CNET Networks Corporation
Dave Goldberg Angel (individual)
Endurance Capital PE/Buyout

Automattic Executive Team (15)

NameTitleBoard
Seat
Contact
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Raanan CohenVice President, Commercial Services
Nick GernertDirector, Platform Services
Paul MaioranaVice President, Platform Services
George NgDirector, Finance
Michelle Weber JDChief Semicolon Advocate
Raanan Cohen Vice President, Commercial Services
Nick Gernert Director, Platform Services
Paul Maiorana Vice President, Platform Services
George Ng Director, Finance
Michelle Weber JD Chief Semicolon Advocate

Automattic Board Members (2)

NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
Info
Philip BlackTrue VenturesCo-Founder000 0000
Tony ConradTrue VenturesPartner000 0000
Philip Black Co-Founder True Ventures
Tony Conrad Partner True Ventures
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