WhisperText Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2011

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 200


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

WhisperText General Information


Developer of a mobile application designed to provide a platform where people share real thoughts and feelings. The company's mobile application is available in both iOS and android and it asks people to be open about their struggle of life, enabling users to post comments and visual content with the added expressive benefit of anonymity.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Social/Platform Software
Other Industries
Social Content
Application Software
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 69 Windward Avenue
  • Venice
  • Los Angeles, CA 90291
  • United States
+1 (310) 000-0000

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WhisperText Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 19-Oct-2019 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 000.00 Completed Startup
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 14-Apr-2014 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 31-Jul-2013 0000 000.00 0000 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A2) 04-Apr-2013 $3M $4.05M 0000 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A1) $1.05M $1.05M 00.000 Completed Startup
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WhisperText Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.0 00.00 00 00.0 00.000
Series A2 5,999,616 $0.000010 8% $0.5 $0.5 1x $0.5 16.53%
Series A1 7,000,001 $0.000010 8% $0.15 $0.15 1x $0.15 19.29%
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WhisperText Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Los Angeles, CA
200 As of 2022
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WhisperText Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Reddit Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.000 00000000 00.000
Yik Yak Formerly VC-backed Nashville, TN 00 0000 000000&0
YouNow Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 0000 00000000000 0000
Telegram Venture Capital-Backed Dubai, United Arab Emirates 000 00.000 000000000 00.000
WeChat Corporation Shenzhen, China 0000
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WhisperText Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Brad Brooks Co-Founder
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WhisperText 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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers


Similarweb Unique Visitors


Majestic Referring Domains


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WhisperText Former Investors (21)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Brian Lee Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
CAA Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Chad Byers Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Coffin Capital & Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Diego Berdakin Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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WhisperText FAQs

  • When was WhisperText founded?

    WhisperText was founded in 2011.

  • Who is the founder of WhisperText?

    Michael Heyward and Brad Brooks are the founders of WhisperText.

  • Where is WhisperText headquartered?

    WhisperText is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

  • What is the size of WhisperText?

    WhisperText has 200 total employees.

  • What industry is WhisperText in?

    WhisperText’s primary industry is Social/Platform Software.

  • Is WhisperText a private or public company?

    WhisperText is a Private company.

  • What is WhisperText’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for WhisperText is 000000.

  • How much funding has WhisperText raised over time?

    WhisperText has raised $61.1M.

  • Who are WhisperText’s investors?

    Brian Lee, CAA Ventures, Chad Byers, Coffin Capital & Ventures, and Diego Berdakin are 5 of 21 investors who have invested in WhisperText.

  • Who are WhisperText’s competitors?

    Reddit, Yik Yak, YouNow, Telegram, and WeChat are competitors of WhisperText.

  • When was WhisperText acquired?

    WhisperText was acquired on 19-Oct-2019.

  • Who acquired WhisperText?

    WhisperText was acquired by MediaLab.

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