Yik Yak Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 20
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Out of Business

Yik Yak General Information

Description

Developer of a location-based social network designed to connect users to like minded people. The company's social media smartphone application helps people to share news, ask questions and upload pictures, enabling consumers to create and view discussion threads.

Contact Information

Website
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Social/Platform Software
Other Industries
Application Software
Acquirer
Primary Office
  • 3525 Piedmont Road North East
  • Building 6, Suite 500
  • Atlanta, GA 30305
  • United States
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Yik Yak Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Out of Business 28-Apr-2017 Completed Out of Business
5. Merger/Acquisition 25-Apr-2017 000 0000 000 Completed Out of Business
4. Early Stage VC (Series B) 14-Nov-2014 0000 0000 00000 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 30-Jun-2014 000.00 0000 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC 22-Apr-2014 $1.5M $1.5M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round Completed Startup
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Yik Yak Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Yik Yak Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Developer of a location-based social network designed to connect users to like minded people. The company's social media
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Atlanta, GA
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Yik Yak Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Whisper Formerly VC-backed Los Angeles, CA 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
00000 Venture Capital-Backed Berlin, Germany 00 000 0000000000 0 000
0000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
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Yik Yak Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tyler Droll Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
Brooks Buffington Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Marsal Gavaldà Ph.D Director of Engineering, Machine Intelligence
Richard Guy Lead Mobile Developer
Thomas Chernetsky Executive Advisor
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Yik Yak Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
Alan Masarek Self Board Member 000 0000
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Yik Yak 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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Yik Yak Former Investors (10)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Atlanta Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Azure Capital Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
DCM Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Draper Associates Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Kevin Colleran Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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