Banjo is a live digital capture of everything that’s happening in the world in real-time. Banjo analyzes the world’s social and digital signals the second they occur and organizes them by time and location, giving companies an unprecedented level of understanding about humanity and the world around us. The most important brands, financial organizations and media companies rely on Banjo to make better decisions, move faster and change the way they understand and interact in the world.

Company Growth (employees)
Redwood City, US
Size (employees)
128 (est)
Banjo was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Redwood City, US

Key People at Banjo

Damien Patton

Damien Patton

Founder & CEO
Rish Mehta

Rish Mehta

Director of Mobile
Ryan Johnson

Ryan Johnson

VP, Product Management
Jennifer Peck

Jennifer Peck

Director of Engagement

Banjo Office Locations

Banjo has offices in Redwood City and Las Vegas
Redwood City, US (HQ)
806 Winslow Street
Las Vegas, US
InNEVation Center

Banjo Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$137 m

Latest funding size

$100 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Banjo's latest funding round in May 2015 was reported to be $100 m. In total, Banjo has raised $137 m

Banjo Job Categories

Banjo Median Salaries

Source: 15 public H-1B filings from Banjo

Traffic Overview of Banjo

Banjo Online and Social Media Presence

Banjo News and Updates

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