Candidly Overview

  • Founded
  • 2014
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 15
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Investors
  • 13

Candidly General Information


Provider of event photography services intended to capture candid photos in various events and occasions. The company's platform connects users to professional photographers for events from birthdays to night outs with friends, thus giving people back the joy of being in the moment with the people they care about through professional candid images.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Other Commercial Services
Primary Office
  • 701 Brazos Street
  • Austin, TX 78701
  • United States
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Candidly Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Later Stage VC 01-Jan-2021 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Seed Round 01-Aug-2016 00000 00000 Completed Startup
5. Accelerator/Incubator 19-May-2016 00000 00000 000 Completed Startup
4. Seed Round 00000 00000 Completed Startup
3. Grant 27-Aug-2014 0000 Completed Startup
2. Accelerator/Incubator Completed Startup
1. Capitalization Completed Startup
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Candidly Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sam Ulu Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Heather Le Co-Founder & Executive of Product and Operations
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Candidly Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Brad Zapp Connetic Ventures Board Member 000 0000
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Candidly Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Candidly Investors (13)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Base Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Chicago Early Growth Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Central Texas Angel Network Angel Group Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Queen City Angels Angel Group Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Right Side Capital Management Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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