Gesture Overview

  • Founded
  • 2011
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 70
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Gesture General Information


Provider of a mobile bidding platform designed to raise funds for charity. The company's mobile bidding platform organizes auctions for charitable institutions which helps donors to bid on items using their own mobile devices, enabling clients to fulfill their goals and bring in the funding they need to execute their mission for the next year.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Auctions By Cellular
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Application Software
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 999 Oakmont Plaza
  • Suite 150
  • Westmont, IL 60559
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000
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Gesture Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 11-Dec-2017 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC Completed Startup
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Gesture Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Provider of a mobile bidding platform designed to raise funds for charity. The company's mobile bidding platform organiz
Application Software
Westmont, IL
70 As of 2017


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Gesture Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Qgiv Private Equity-Backed Lakeland, FL 00.00 000000000000 00.00
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Gesture Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Rich Aquino Chief Technology Officer
Brandon Stec Director, Marketing and Sales Operations
Steve Greanias Senior Vice President, Sales & Operations
Jim Alvarez Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer
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Gesture 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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Gesture Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Listen Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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