Automattic

We are the people behind WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Simplenote, Longreads, VaultPress, Akismet, Gravatar, Polldaddy, Cloudup, and more. We believe in making the web a better place.

We’re a distributed company with 532 Automatticians in 53 countries speaking 74 different languages. Our common goal is to democratize publishing so that anyone with a story can tell it, regardless of income, gender, politics, language, or where they live in the world.
We believe in Open Source and the vast majority of our work is available under the GPL.

Type
Private
HQ
San Francisco, US
Founded
2005
Employees
467 (est)+2%
Automattic was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Automattic

Matt Mullenweg

Matt Mullenweg

Founder / CEO
Sara Rosso

Sara Rosso

Director of Marketing
Stuart West

Stuart West

SVP of Operations and CFO
Paul Maiorana

Paul Maiorana

Vice President, Platform Services
Davide Casali

Davide Casali

Product Experience Director

Automattic Locations

San Francisco, US

Automattic Metrics

Automattic Summary

Founding Date

2005

Total Funding

$317 M

Latest funding size

$160 M

Time since last funding

over 2 years

Investors

We estimate that Automattic's latest funding round in May 2014 was $160 M. In total, Automattic has raised $317 M

Automattic Online Presence

Automattic Company Life

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