Pixar Overview

  • Founded
  • 1979

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,200

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

Pixar General Information


Producer of animated feature films. The company creates, develops and produces computer animated feature films in Emeryville, California.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Graphics Group
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Primary Office
  • 1200 Park Avenue
  • Emeryville, CA 94608
  • United States
+1 (510) 000-0000

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Pixar Valuation & Funding

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Pixar Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Movies, Music and Entertainment
Emeryville, CA
1,200 As of 2022
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Pixar Competitors (4)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Walt Disney Animation Studios Corporate Backed or Acquired Burbank, CA 000000&0
00000 000 00000 Private Equity-Backed Dublin, Ireland 0000 000000000000
000000 00000000000 Formerly PE-Backed New York, NY 0000 000000&0
0000 000 0000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Greenwich, CT 000000&0
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Pixar Patents

Pixar Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-10861233-B1 Mesh wrap based on affine-invariant coordinates Active 17-Jul-2019 0000000000 0
US-10818059-B1 Sculpt transfer Active 17-Jul-2019 000000000 0
US-10984581-B2 Uv transfer Active 17-Jul-2019 000000000 0
US-20210019931-A1 Uv transfer Granted 17-Jul-2019 000000000
US-10521938-B1 System and method for smoothing computer animation curves Active 28-Aug-2018 G06F17/175
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Pixar Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Edwin Catmull Co-Founder & President
Pete Docter Chief Creative Officer
Alvy Smith Co-Founder
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Pixar 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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