Glossier

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Glossier is a company producing beauty products for women. It offers proprietary skincare, makeup, body care, and fragrance products via both the website and offline stores. The company also operates Intothegloss, an online magazine that provides readers with interviews from models and makeup artists, information about beauty products, as well as beauty advice in the areas of hair, skin, makeup, health, etc.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQNew York, NY, US
Websiteglossier.com
Employee Ratings3.2
Overall CultureD+

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2022)467(-3%)
Job Openings17
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Glossier

Emily Weiss

Emily Weiss

Founder, CEO
Katrina Lake

Katrina Lake

Board Director
Ashley Mayer

Ashley Mayer

Communications Lead
Vanessa Wittman

Vanessa Wittman

CFO
Melissa Eamer

Melissa Eamer

COO
Pawan Uppuluri

Pawan Uppuluri

CTO
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Glossier Office Locations

Glossier has offices in New York and London
New York, NY, US (HQ)
233 Spring St Floor 10
London, GB
5 New St Square, Holborn
London, GB
91 Wimpole St, Marylebone
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Glossier Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Glossier total Funding

$266.4 m

Glossier latest funding size

$80 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Glossier investors

Glossier's latest funding round in July 2021 was reported to be $80 m. In total, Glossier has raised $266.4 m. Glossier's latest valuation is reported to be $1.2 b.
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Glossier Revenue

Market valuation

1.2b
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Glossier Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Glossier Online and Social Media Presence

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Glossier Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    71/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

  • Diversity

    D

    60/100

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Glossier News and Updates

Why this book startup is taking a page from Glossier and Allbirds

Book publishing startup Parea is using the DTC playbook to connect new authors to communities who will engage with their work. Every year, publishers release thousands of new titles, but the vast majority don’t turn a profit. M0st authors spend years working on a book, only to see it languish, unabl…

Glossier enlists Olivia Rodrigo for its first-ever celebrity partnership

After a rough start to 2022, the beauty brand is hoping for a refresh. Olivia Rodrigo had a big night at the Grammys earlier this month, picking up trophies for Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance, and Best Pop Vocal Album. For those keeping score on the red carpet, she was wearing a Vivienne…

What Glossier got wrong

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Imaginary Ventures is looking to Web3 for the next Glossier or Everlane

The VC fund, co-led by Net-a-Porter founder Natalie Massenet, has raised $500 million to invest in forward-thinking retail companies. What does retail look like in Web3?Read Full Story

Sundays for Dogs Raises $10 Million Series A led by Imaginary Ventures, along with Ryan Reynolds, Orlando Bloom, and the founders of Sweetgreen, Glossier, and Away

The DTC dog food startup is pulling ahead of the pack with their unique air-dried fresh food NEW YORK, March 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundays for Dogs, Inc., the leading brand in ready-to-eat human-grade dog food, announced today the closing of a $10 million Series A funding led by...

Glossier 'Got Ahead of Itself' When Hiring--Then the Layoffs Happened.

Last week, beauty brand Glossier announced that it was laying off 80 employees, a third of its corporate workforce. Here's what other fast-growing companies can learn from it.
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Glossier Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Glossier founded?

    Glossier was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Glossier key executives?

    Glossier's key executives are Emily Weiss, Katrina Lake and Ashley Mayer.

  • How many employees does Glossier have?

    Glossier has 467 employees.

  • Who are Glossier competitors?

    Competitors of Glossier include Beauty for All Industries, Winky Lux and Aveda.

  • Where is Glossier headquarters?

    Glossier headquarters is located at 233 Spring St Floor 10, New York.

  • Where are Glossier offices?

    Glossier has offices in New York and London.

  • How many offices does Glossier have?

    Glossier has 3 offices.