Discord Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2012

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 870

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Investors
  • 78

Discord General Information

Description

Developer of instant messaging and digital distribution platform designed to help users hang out and talk with their friends and communities. The company's communication platform offers voice-over-internet protocol and texting services that work on both desktops and phones, enabling users to communicate regularly and gamers to chat while playing without affecting their gaming performance.

Contact Information

Website
www.discord.com
Formerly Known As
Phoenix Guild, Hammer & Chisel
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Communication Software
Other Industries
Application Software
Corporate Office
  • 444 De Haro Street
  • Suite 200
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

Discord Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Discord Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
14. Later Stage VC 01-Mar-2024 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
13. Later Stage VC 01-Mar-2022 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Secondary Transaction - Private 01-Feb-2022 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
11. Secondary Transaction - Private 17-Dec-2021 000.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Later Stage VC (Series I) 15-Sep-2021 00000 00.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC (Series H) 17-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series G) 30-Jun-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series G) 24-Dec-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series F) 20-Apr-2018 $50M $154M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series E) 08-May-2017 $50M $104M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
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Discord Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series I 000,000 00.000000 000.00 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.00
Series H 000,000 00.000000 000.00 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.000
Series G 000,000 00.000000 000.00 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.000
Series F1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series F 000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series E 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 1,321,520 $0.000100 $0.27 $3.39 $3.39 1x $3.39 4.96%
Series A 4,512,287 $0.000100 $0.16 $1.95 $1.95 1x $1.95 16.9%
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Discord Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
Developer of instant messaging and digital distribution platform designed to help users hang out and talk with their fri
Communication Software
San Francisco, CA
870 As of 2024
00.00
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0000000000000 000000
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
000 As of 0000
00.000
000000000 00.000

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0000000000000 000000
Tokyo, Japan
0000 As of 0000
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00.00 0000-00-00
000000&0 00000
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Discord Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Telegram Venture Capital-Backed Dubai, United Arab Emirates 000 00.000 000000000 00.000
LINE Corporate Backed or Acquired Tokyo, Japan 0000 00000 000000&0 00000
Andy Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 000 00000000000 000
Bigo Technology Formerly VC-backed Singapore, Singapore 0000 00000 000000&0 00000
Guilded Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
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Discord Patents

Discord Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240119066-A1 Entity-relationship embeddings Pending 07-Oct-2022 0000000000
US-20240106781-A1 Real-time message moderation Pending 27-Sep-2022 0000000000
US-20240056410-A1 Machine-learning notification service Pending 12-Aug-2022 0000000000
US-20220147710-A1 Detecting online contextual evolution of linguistic terms Active 10-Nov-2020 0000000000 0
US-11551001-B2 Detecting online contextual evolution of linguistic terms Active 10-Nov-2020 G06F40/279 0
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Discord Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jason Citron Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Tomasz Marcinkowski Chief Financial Officer
Stanislav Vishnevskiy Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer & Board Member
Clint Smith JD Chief Legal Officer
Justin Kozinn Regulatory Counsel
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Discord Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
Amrita Ahuja Self Board Member 000 0000
Daniel Rimer Index Ventures Board Member 000 0000
David Sze Greylock Board Member 000 0000
Jason Citron Discord Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Leslie Kilgore Self Board Member 000 0000
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Discord Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-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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Discord Investors (78)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
ARK Venture Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bossanova Investimentos Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Capital Advantage Ventures Hedge Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
D/XYZ Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
LateVC Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Discord Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Gas (Social App) 17-Jan-2023 0000000000 Application Software
Sentropy 13-Jul-2021 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software
Ubiquity6 29-Jun-2021 0000000000 Entertainment Software
Zyper 01-Jan-2021 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software
Blitz (Information Services) 06-Nov-2018 Merger/Acquisition Information Services (B2C)
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Discord Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Gas (Social App) Application Software Los Angeles, CA 2022
Ubiquity6 Entertainment Software San Francisco, CA 0000
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Discord FAQs

  • When was Discord founded?

    Discord was founded in 2012.

  • Who is the founder of Discord?

    Jason Citron, Stanislav Vishnevskiy, Eros Resmini, and Nicklas Gellner are the founders of Discord.

  • Who is the CEO of Discord?

    Jason Citron is the CEO of Discord.

  • Where is Discord headquartered?

    Discord is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

  • What is the size of Discord?

    Discord has 870 total employees.

  • What industry is Discord in?

    Discord’s primary industry is Communication Software.

  • Is Discord a private or public company?

    Discord is a Private company.

  • What is Discord’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Discord is 00000.

  • How much funding has Discord raised over time?

    Discord has raised $1.1B.

  • Who are Discord’s investors?

    ARK Venture Fund, Bossanova Investimentos, Capital Advantage Ventures, D/XYZ, and LateVC are 5 of 78 investors who have invested in Discord.

  • Who are Discord’s competitors?

    Telegram, LINE, Andy, Bigo Technology, and Guilded are some of the 12 competitors of Discord.

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