Basecamp is the world’s #1 project management tool. For the last 10 years, companies have been switching to Basecamp because it’s famously easy-to-use, reliable, and It Just Works™. Combine that with our best-in-the-biz customer service, and you’ve got a unique and delightful package. Just last week, another 6,622 companies started using Basecamp.
HQChicago, US
Size (employees)135 (est)+3%
Basecamp was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Chicago, US
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Key People/Management at Basecamp

Jason Fried

Jason Fried

Co - Founder & CEO

Basecamp Office Locations

Basecamp has an office in Chicago
Chicago, US (HQ)
200 30 N Racine Ave
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12 years ago

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Basecamp News and Updates

Anytime Fitness' Parent Company Acquires Basecamp Fitness With Plans To Franchise Worldwide

WOODBURY, Minn., Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Self Esteem Brands, the parent company of Anytime Fitness, has purchased a new fitness concept with plans to franchise it worldwide. Basecamp Fitness was developed by Nick Swinmurn, the founder of Zappos, and currently has five locations –...

Collaboration Software - Global Market Growth at CAGR of +10% Analysis Research Report by Technology including Top Key players - daPulse, Confluence, Zoho, Evernote, Slack, Basecamp, Microsoft,, HootSuite Media, GoToMeeting, Cisco WebEx, Team

A portion of the most recent advancements in the worldwide Collaboration Software advertise have made it indispensable for the key players to totally fathom the market remembering the true objective to make viable business systems Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Here’s how Airstream is updating the classic American travel trailer

Airstream has made travel trailers for generations, and the company is ramping up plans to bring connected technology to the product line. Airstream recently announced several new products that will bring new features expected by today’s consumers including less expensive and more capable trailers. …

Airstream's $40,000 Basecamp Gets an Off-Road Upgrade

The new "X-Package" gives the little trailer a 3-inch lift kit that increases ground clearance, plus all-terrain tires from Goodyear.

Why Informal Business Practices Can Lead to More Mistakes

A new study says informal business practices can lead to an increase in mistakes. Here is how to introduce more formality into your business.

Bootstrapping Your Business: Lessons Learned While Growing a Profitable Business

It all starts with a strong value proposition.
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Basecamp Blogs

Dear Jeff

You could blow up the extractive motive if you wanted toI‘ve been thinking about your regret minimization framework for making decisions lately. I don’t recall whether I read about it in an interview, or if you shared it with Jason and me in person in those early days after your involvement in Basec…

Postmortem on the read-only outage of Basecamp on November 9th, 2018

Last Thursday, November 9th, Basecamp 3 was in read-only mode for almost five hours starting 7:21am CST and ending 12:11pm CST. That meant users could access existing messages, todo lists, and files, but no new information could be entered, and no existing information could be altered. Everything wa…

Basecamp 3 for Android: The Latest and Greatest

We added a few great features in the latest version of Basecamp 3 for Android. Download version 3.12 from the Google Play Store today.3 new things to try:1. Swipe Up for Quick Add and Recently VisitedYou could always Add a To-do, Upload a File, Post a Message, or Add an Event right from the Home Scr…

Update on Basecamp 3 being stuck in read-only as of Nov 8, 9:22am CST

Update on Basecamp 3 being stuck in read-only as of Nov 8, 12:41pm CSTBasecamp 3 is now back online for reading and writing. All data was confirmed to be fully safe and intact. No emails that were sent to Basecamp during the outage were dropped. We may still have some backlogs on processing things l…

Our book launch was botched and it’s been crazy at work trying to fix it

I’m trying to remember when it was last this crazy at work. Before we spent a month fighting poor planning and terrible execution on the publication of our new book It Doesn’t Have To Be Crazy At Work. Was it when we got DDoS’ed over two days and were fighting to keep Basecamp on the internet? Was i…

Listener questions, answered’s time for another mailbag episode where Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson answer your questions! In this one, they discuss how to apply calm company principles to client work and classrooms, and talk about healthy ways for busi…
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Basecamp Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Basecamp founded?

    Basecamp was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Basecamp key executives?

    Basecamp's key executives are Jason Fried.

  • How many employees does Basecamp have?

    Basecamp has 135 employees.

  • Who are Basecamp competitors?

    Competitors of Basecamp include MRI Technologies, Trello and Airtable.

  • Where is Basecamp headquarters?

    Basecamp headquarters is located at 200 30 N Racine Ave, Chicago.

  • Where are Basecamp offices?

    Basecamp has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does Basecamp have?

    Basecamp has 1 office.