Buffer Overview

  • Founded
  • 2010
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 86
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $5M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 37

Buffer General Information

Description

Developer of social media tools designed to visually plan and schedule social media campaigns. The company's tools coordinate creative campaigns to drive engagement on social media, enabling brands to tell their stories and grow their audience.

Contact Information

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 2443 Fillmore Street
  • Suite 380-7163
  • San Francisco, CA 94115
  • United States

Buffer Timeline

2017201820192020
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Buffer Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Debt - General 05-Oct-2018 $5M 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Secondary Transaction - Private 01-Jul-2018 00.00 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 15-Dec-2014 00.00 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 10-Oct-2011 $450K $570K 000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Aug-2011 $120K $120K Completed Generating Revenue
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Buffer Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series A 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series AA 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
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Buffer Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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San Francisco, CA
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Buffer Competitors (89)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
quintly Angel-Backed Cologne, Germany 00 00000000000
00000000 00000 Formerly VC-backed Hamburg, Germany 000 0000 000000&0 0000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Toronto, Canada 00 00.00 000000000000 00.00
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 0000 000000000 - 0000
00000000000 Formerly VC-backed Atlanta, GA 00 00.00 000000&0 00.00
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Buffer Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Joel Gascoigne Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Leo Widrich Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Dan Farrelly Chief Technology Officer
Kevan Lee Director, Marketing
Caryn Hubbard Director of Finance
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Buffer 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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Buffer Investors (37)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Alan Braverman Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
AngelFire Ventures Angel Group Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Apostolos Apostolakis Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Base Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Collaborative Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Buffer Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 17-Dec-2015 000000000000000000 Application Software 000 0000000
ShareFeed 17-May-2012 Merger/Acquisition Social Content
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