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Calm is a provider of a mobile app for meditation, sleep, and mental wellness. It offers guided meditations to help users manage anxiety, lower stress, and sleep better. Calm includes mindfulness programs for beginners, intermediate, and advanced users.

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings4.4

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)201(+6%)
Job Openings16
Revenue (Y, 2019)$150 M(+88%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Calm

Alex Tew

Alex Tew

Co-Founder, Co-CEO
Michael Acton Smith

Michael Acton Smith

Co-Founder, Co-CEO
Dun Wang

Dun Wang

Chief Product & Growth Officer
Casey McKerchie

Casey McKerchie

VP of Operations
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Calm Office Locations

Calm has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
77 Geary St #300, San Francisco
San Francisco, US
140 2nd St #300, San Francisco
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Calm Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Calm's latest funding round in July 2019 was reported to be $27 m. In total, Calm has raised $145.2 m. Calm's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.
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Calm Revenue

Calm's revenue was reported to be $150 m in Y, 2019 which is a 87.5% increase from the previous period.

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Calm Operating Metrics

Calm's Paying Subscribers was reported to be 2 m in Jul, 2019.
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2 m

New Users (Per Day)

50 k

App Downloads

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Calm Cybersecurity Score

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Calm News and Updates

Calm app available to Kaiser Permanente members at no cost

Kaiser Permanente announced it has added Calm, a leading app for mindfulness meditation and sleep, to its digital self-care portfolio via kp.org/selfcareapps. Kaiser Permanente members can now download Calm Premium on their smartphone, computer, or tablet through their kp.org account. The nonprofit …

Tracks From Disney Music Group's Instrumental Albums, Disney: Peaceful Piano, Now Available On Calm App

Five instrumental versions of classic Disney songs from Disney Music Group's Disney Peaceful Piano album series and playlist are now available on Calm, the #1 app for sleep, meditation and relaxation.

Calm raises $27 million at $250 million valuation to grow its meditation app globally

Meditation startup Calm has raised $27 million in a series A round of funding led by Insight Venture Partners, with participation from Ashton Kutcher’s Sound Ventures and, somewhat randomly, former One Direction singer Harry Styles. The raise, which gives the company a pre-money valuation of $250 mi…

Calm Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Calm founded?

    Calm was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Calm key executives?

    Calm's key executives are Alex Tew, Michael Acton Smith and Dun Wang.

  • How many employees does Calm have?

    Calm has 201 employees.

  • What is Calm revenue?

    Latest Calm annual revenue is $150 m.

  • What is Calm revenue per employee?

    Latest Calm revenue per employee is $746.3 k.

  • Who are Calm competitors?

    Competitors of Calm include Headspace, Stop, Breathe & Think and Meditopia.

  • Where is Calm headquarters?

    Calm headquarters is located at 77 Geary St #300, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Calm offices?

    Calm has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Calm have?

    Calm has 2 offices.