SlideShare Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 40


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

SlideShare General Information


Provider of an internet community platform intended to share user-generated and professional content presentations. The company's platform enables professionals, educationists, businesses, non-profits and governments to upload documents, podcasts, webinars, documents, professional videos, web meetings to share ideas, conduct research, connect with others and generate leads for their businesses, thereby enabling users to upload and share on blogs and social media while earning valuable knowledge.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 490 2nd Street
  • Suite 300
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

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SlideShare Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Merger/Acquisition 11-Aug-2020 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Merger/Acquisition 17-May-2012 00000 00.000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 08-May-2008 $3.11M $3.11M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
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SlideShare Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series A 0,000,000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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SlideShare Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Information Services (B2C)
San Francisco, CA
40 As of 2011


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SlideShare Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Scribd Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
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SlideShare 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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SlideShare Former Investors (10)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Ariel Poler Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
David McClure Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jonathan Abrams Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
LinkedIn Corporation Majority 000 0000 000000 0
Mark Cuban Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
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SlideShare FAQs

  • When was SlideShare founded?

    SlideShare was founded in 2006.

  • Who is the founder of SlideShare?

    Rashmi Sinha Ph.D, Amit Ranjan, and Jonathan Boutelle are the founders of SlideShare.

  • Where is SlideShare headquartered?

    SlideShare is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

  • What is the size of SlideShare?

    SlideShare has 40 total employees.

  • What industry is SlideShare in?

    SlideShare’s primary industry is Information Services (B2C).

  • Is SlideShare a private or public company?

    SlideShare is a Private company.

  • What is SlideShare’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SlideShare is 000000.

  • How much funding has SlideShare raised over time?

    SlideShare has raised $3.11M.

  • Who are SlideShare’s investors?

    Ariel Poler, David McClure, Jonathan Abrams, LinkedIn, and Mark Cuban are 5 of 10 investors who have invested in SlideShare.

  • Who are SlideShare’s competitors?

    Scribd is a competitor of SlideShare.

  • When was SlideShare acquired?

    SlideShare was acquired on 11-Aug-2020.

  • Who acquired SlideShare?

    SlideShare was acquired by Scribd.

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