CrunchBase is the leading platform to discover innovative companies and the people behind them. Founded in 2007 by Mike Arrington, we began as a simple database to track startups covered on TechCrunch. Today, we deliver market insights to millions of users and businesses around the world. The CrunchBase dataset is constantly expanding through contributions from our community of users, investment firms, and network of global partners. Headquartered in San Francisco, CrunchBase accelerates innovation by bringing together data on companies and the people behind them.