Kickstarter

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Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects. It helps artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and other creators find the resources and support they need.

TypePrivate
HQBrooklyn, NY, US
Websitekickstarter.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureD

Locations

Kickstarter is headquartered in
Brooklyn, United States

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)227(+2%)
Job Openings10
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Kickstarter

Perry Chen

Perry Chen

Founder
Charles Adler

Charles Adler

Co-Founder
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Kickstarter Office Locations

Kickstarter has offices in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Berlin and in 1 other location
Brooklyn, NY, US (HQ)
58 Kent St
Los Angeles, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Vancouver, WA, US
Vancouver, WA, USA
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Kickstarter Financials and Metrics

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Kickstarter total Funding

$10 m

Kickstarter latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

10 years ago

Kickstarter investors

Kickstarter's latest funding round in March 2011 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Kickstarter has raised $10 m
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Kickstarter Operating Metrics

Kickstarter's Projects Launched was reported to be 57.5 k in Y, 2016.
Y, 2016

Crowd-sourced Funding

$658.05 m

Projects Funded

19.24 k

Projects Launched

57.52 k
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Human Capital Metrics

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Kickstarter Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Kickstarter Online and Social Media Presence

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Kickstarter Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    57/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    63/100

  • Compensation

    D

    54/100

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Kickstarter News and Updates

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Kickstarter is teaching the tech world the meaning of gender equity and fair pay

The promises made by crowdfunding platform Kickstarter, it seems, aren’t just bluster. The company, which incorporated as a public benefit corporation in 2015, is legally obliged to look beyond profit and consider the public’s benefit in its decisions.

Kickstarter Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who are Kickstarter key executives?

    Kickstarter's key executives are Perry Chen and Charles Adler.

  • How many employees does Kickstarter have?

    Kickstarter has 227 employees.

  • Who are Kickstarter competitors?

    Competitors of Kickstarter include GoFundMe, Direct Dialogue Initiatives and WealthEngine.

  • Where is Kickstarter headquarters?

    Kickstarter headquarters is located at 58 Kent St, Brooklyn.

  • Where are Kickstarter offices?

    Kickstarter has offices in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Berlin and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Kickstarter have?

    Kickstarter has 5 offices.