Sqoop Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 2


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Early Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $81K

  • Investors
  • 3

Sqoop General Information


Developer of a news discovery platform intended for journalists to gather news by unlocking tips from public data sources. The company's platform provides easy access to previously difficult-to-reach data sources like the SEC, the Federal Court System and the patent office as well as announcements directly from the relevant and desired businesses and sectors, enabling clients to be up-to-date about recent events.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Primary Office
  • 111 South Jackson Street
  • Seattle, WA 98104
  • United States
+1 (206) 000-0000

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Sqoop Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Early Stage VC 15-Nov-2016 $81K 00000 Completed Startup
2. Seed Round 15-May-2015 00000 00000 Completed Startup
1. Angel (individual) 01-Aug-2014 $100K $100K Completed Startup
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Sqoop Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
William Hankes Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
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Sqoop Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
William Hankes Self Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Sqoop 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

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Sqoop Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
500 Global Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Seattle Angel Conference Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Gary Rubens Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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