BrightCrowd Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 13


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Seed

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $11M

  • Investors
  • 14

BrightCrowd General Information


Developer of a professional network platform designed to improve engagement among students and alumni. The company's platform helps members of a specific class or group to share about themselves and get a personal view of their classmates, enabling students to get connected and engaged to alumni networks through digital class books.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Social/Platform Software
Other Industries
Social Content
Corporate Office
  • Hopkins Avenue
  • Redwood City, CA 94062
  • United States

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BrightCrowd Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Seed Round 07-Oct-2016 $11M 0000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator 27-May-2016 Completed Generating Revenue
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BrightCrowd Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Seed 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 000
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BrightCrowd Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat
T.J. Duane JD Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Andreas Zoellner Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
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BrightCrowd Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers


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Majestic Referring Domains


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BrightCrowd Investors (14)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds
Brian Balfour Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Darius Contractor Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
David Bonderman Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Eric Chen Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jeffrey Bonforte Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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BrightCrowd FAQs

  • When was BrightCrowd founded?

    BrightCrowd was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of BrightCrowd?

    T.J. Duane JD and Andreas Zoellner Ph.D are the founders of BrightCrowd.

  • Who is the CEO of BrightCrowd?

    T.J. Duane JD is the CEO of BrightCrowd.

  • Where is BrightCrowd headquartered?

    BrightCrowd is headquartered in Redwood City, CA.

  • What is the size of BrightCrowd?

    BrightCrowd has 13 total employees.

  • What industry is BrightCrowd in?

    BrightCrowd’s primary industry is Social/Platform Software.

  • Is BrightCrowd a private or public company?

    BrightCrowd is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of BrightCrowd?

    The current valuation of BrightCrowd is 0000.

  • What is BrightCrowd’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for BrightCrowd is 000000.

  • How much funding has BrightCrowd raised over time?

    BrightCrowd has raised $11M.

  • Who are BrightCrowd’s investors?

    Brian Balfour, Darius Contractor, David Bonderman, Eric Chen, and Jeffrey Bonforte are 5 of 14 investors who have invested in BrightCrowd.

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