Slack Overview

  • Founded
  • 2009
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 2,758
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • WORK
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 11
  • Share Price
  • $41.80
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Slack General Information

Description

Slack Technologies operates Slack, a software-as-a-service platform that brings together people, applications, and data. The platform is appropriate for all business types, from small and medium-size businesses to enterprise customers. The company was founded in 2009 as a game developer but later changed its focus and released its internally developed toolset, Slack, in 2013. It is headquartered in San Francisco.

Contact Information

Website
Formerly Known As
Tiny Speck
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Communication Software
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 500 Howard Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States

Slack Timeline

2018201920202021
Financing RoundFinancing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Slack Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$41.80 $41.92 $15.10 - $44.15 $24.1B 576M 20.2M -$0.55

Slack Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Oct-2020 FY 2020 31-Jan-2020 FY 2019 31-Jan-2019 FY 2018 31-Jan-2018
EV 13,924,059 10,650,456
Revenue 833,915 630,422 400,552 220,544
EBITDA (266,747) (556,831) (134,646) (128,788)
Net Income (307,464) (571,058) (140,683) (140,085)
Total Assets 2,311,257 1,441,706 1,198,956 697,780
Total Debt 904,881 226,843 0 0
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Slack Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Slack Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned

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Slack Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Slack Competitors (30)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Moxtra Venture Capital-Backed Cupertino, CA 000 0000 000000000000 0000
000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired San Carlos, CA 000 000000&0
00000000 000000000 Private Equity-Backed Palo Alto, CA 000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
00000000 Corporation Walnut, CA
00000 Private Equity-Backed Austin, TX 0000 000000000000
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Slack Executive Team (32)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Stewart Butterfield Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Allen Shim Chief Financial Officer, Finance
Cal Henderson Chief Technology Officer, Technology & Founder
Shivani Sharma Senior Engineering Manager
Julie Liegl Chief Marketing Officer
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Slack Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Braccia Accel Board Member 000 0000
Edith Cooper Self Board Member 000 0000
Graham Smith Self Board Member 000 0000
John Doerr III Kleiner Perkins Board Observer 000 0000
John O'Farrell Andreessen Horowitz Board Member 000 0000
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Slack Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Slack Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Slack Investments & Acquisitions (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 0000 20-Oct-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software
0000000 (000000000 14-Sep-2020 00000 00000 00 000.00 Communication Software
000 00000 26-Aug-2020 00000 00000 00 00000 Communication Software
000000 29-Jun-2020 000000000000000000 000.00 Database Software 0000000 00000000000
Astro 24-Sep-2018 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Business/Productivity Software
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Slack Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Rimeto Database Software San Francisco, CA 2016
00000 0000 Corporate Venture Capital San Francisco, CA 0000
000000 00000000000 Automation/Workflow Software San Francisco, CA 0000
00000000 Application Software Castle Rock, CO
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Slack Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000 0000000 05-Jan-2017 000000000 Completed
  • 00000
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