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Gusto (formerly known as ZenPayroll) is a company developing payroll, benefits, and time tracking solutions. It offers a platform that delivers health insurance, 401(k)s, HR, team management, and other tools.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)1,616(+4%)
Job Openings114
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Gusto

Josh Reeves

Josh Reeves

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Edward Kim

Edward Kim

Co-Founder and Head of Engineering
Tomer London

Tomer London

Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder
Lexi Reese

Lexi Reese

Chief Operations Officer
Danielle Mastrangel Brown

Danielle Mastrangel Brown

Chief People Officer
Alyssa Harvey Dawson

Alyssa Harvey Dawson

Chief Legal Officer
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Gusto Office Locations

Gusto has offices in San Francisco and Denver
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
525 20th Street
Denver, CO, US
1201 16th St Mall #350
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Gusto Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Gusto total Funding

$691.1 m

Gusto latest funding size

$175 m

Time since last funding

2 months ago

Gusto investors

Gusto's latest funding round in August 2021 was reported to be $175 m. In total, Gusto has raised $691.1 m. Gusto's latest valuation is reported to be $3.8 b.
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Gusto Revenue

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USDNov, 2015


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Gusto Operating Metrics

Gusto's Customers was reported to be 100 k in Jul, 2020.
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Gusto Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RentoboMay 01, 2016

Gusto Cybersecurity Score

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Gusto Online and Social Media Presence

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Gusto News and Updates

Gusto aids accountants in helping clients apply for PPP loans

The payroll provider has been partnering with accountants to help them secure loans for their small businesses.

Rippling starts billboard battle with Gusto

Remember when Zenefits imploded, and kicked out CEO Parker Conrad. Well, Conrad launched a new employee onboarding startup called Rippling, and now he’s going after another HR company called Gusto with a new billboard, “Outgrowing Gusto? Presto change-o.” The problem is, Gusto got it taken down by i…

Gusto and Zenefits abruptly end key integrations; customers scramble

Accountants who depend on the integration have been left to manually transfer data and figure out how to fill the software gap left by the severed partnership.

Gusto amasses $200 mln Series D

San Francisco-based Gusto, a people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams, has raised $200 million in Series D funding. The investors included Fidelity Management & Research Company, Generation Investment Management, Dragoneer Investment Group, General Catalyst and T. Row…

SMB payroll startup Gusto raises $200m series D, plans R&D expansion to NYC

Every employee loves receiving their paycheck. It just so happens though that paying employees can be a royal pain, what with incredibly diverse labor laws across all 50 U.S. states. While large, Fortune 500 employers have a bevy of options, from traditional firms like ADP to newer entrants like Wor…

Gusto Amasses $3.8 Billion Valuation With Latest Fundraising Round

Gusto, the payroll and HR technology startup, has raised $200 million, giving it a valuation of $3.8 billion.
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Gusto Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Gusto founded?

    Gusto was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Gusto key executives?

    Gusto's key executives are Josh Reeves, Edward Kim and Tomer London.

  • How many employees does Gusto have?

    Gusto has 1,616 employees.

  • Who are Gusto competitors?

    Competitors of Gusto include Transformify, Benify and Zellis.

  • Where is Gusto headquarters?

    Gusto headquarters is located at 525 20th Street, San Francisco.

  • Where are Gusto offices?

    Gusto has offices in San Francisco and Denver.

  • How many offices does Gusto have?

    Gusto has 2 offices.