CustomMade is an online matchmaker connecting Buyers who want one-of-a-kind Creations with professional and passionate Makers.
Originally launched in 1996, it was bought by co-founders Mike Salguero and Seth Rosen in 2009 after Seth became frustrated by low quality and high prices at impersonal retail stores. With funding via Google Ventures and First Round Capital, CustomMade’s community of 350 carpenters has expanded to over 12,000 Makers of all trades within four years. The Cambridge, MA team has grown from two former college buddies with a vision, to over 40 impassioned individuals working every day in the name of a better way to buy.

Cambridge, US
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CustomMade was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Cambridge, US

Key People at CustomMade

Sasha Shusteff

Sasha Shusteff

VP of Engineering
Carrie Wiley

Carrie Wiley

VP of UX and Design
Michael Salguero

Michael Salguero

Seth Rosen

Seth Rosen

Board Chairman/Co-Founder

CustomMade Locations

Cambridge, US

CustomMade Metrics

CustomMade Summary

Founding Date


Total Funding

$25.7 M

Latest funding size

$18 M

Time since last funding

over 3 years


CustomMade's latest funding round of $18 M was in June 2013. In total, CustomMade has raised $25.7 M.
14% of current employees of CustomMade are female and 86% are male.

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