LinkedIn is a professional networking site, allowing its members to create business connections, search for jobs and find potential clients. The site also enables its users to build and engage with their professional networks, access shared knowledge and insights, and find business opportunities. The Company offers LinkedIn mobile applications across various platforms and languages such as iOS, Android, Blackberry, Nokia Asha and Windows Mobile; a public website that allows developers to integrate its content and services into their applications; and a set of embeddable widgets to allow web developers to include content from the company’s network into their websites and applications. In addition, LinkedIn provides talent solutions, including LinkedIn Corporate Solutions that enables enterprises and professional organizations to find, contact and hire qualified candidates; LinkedIn Jobs that allows enterprises and professional organizations to advertise job opportunities on the company’s network; and Subscriptions which enables recruiters and hiring managers to find, contact and manage potential candidates. The Company also offers LinkedIn Ads, a self-service platform that enables advertisers to build and target their advertisements at its members; Enterprise, a marketing solution to target larger advertisers that receive dedicated account management and additional marketing solutions; and Sponsored Updates that enables advertisers to share and amplify content marketing messages.

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Type
Subsidiary
Parent Company
Microsoft
HQ
Sunnyvale, US
Founded
2003
LinkedIn was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, US
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Key People/Management at LinkedIn

Jeff Weiner

Jeff Weiner

Chief Executive Officer
Mohak Shroff

Mohak Shroff

Senior Vice President, Engineering
Shannon Brayton

Shannon Brayton

Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President, Communications
Michael Callahan

Michael Callahan

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Mike Gamson

Mike Gamson

Senior Vice President, Global Solutions
Christina Hall

Christina Hall

Vice President, Global Talent
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LinkedIn Office Locations

LinkedIn has offices in Sunnyvale, Shanghai, Munich, London and in 24 other locations
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LinkedIn Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

In total, LinkedIn had raised $106.3 m. LinkedIn is a subsidiary of Microsoft

LinkedIn Financials

LinkedIn's revenue was reported to be $2.99 b in FY, 2015 which is a 34.8% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

78.8 m120.1 m243.1 m1.5 b2.2 b3 b

Revenue growth, %

52%102%57%45%35%

Cost of goods sold

18.6 m25.9 m44.8 m202.9 m293.8 m418.9 m

Gross profit

60.2 m94.3 m198.3 m1.3 b1.9 b2.6 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Revenue

393 m473.2 m533.9 m568.3 m637.7 m711.7 m779.6 m860.7 m932.7 m959.8 m

Cost of goods sold

53.4 m62.5 m69.5 m74.9 m88.4 m100.1 m111.4 m117.5 m120.5 m119.8 m

Gross profit

339.6 m410.7 m464.3 m493.4 m549.3 m611.6 m668.2 m743.1 m812.2 m840 m

Gross profit Margin, %

86%87%87%87%86%86%86%86%87%88%
Annual
USDFY, 2009FY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

90 m93 m339 m270.4 m803.1 m460.9 m546.2 m

Accounts Receivable

24.3 m58.3 m302.2 m449 m603.1 m

Prepaid Expenses

2.2 m5.8 m

Inventories

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Cash

1.4 b508.9 m645.1 m526.8 m1 b451 m631.7 m759.5 m719.8 m697.1 m

Accounts Receivable

209 m328.7 m347.2 m344.8 m424.8 m449.5 m458 m582.7 m560.4 m541.3 m

Current Assets

2.6 b2.8 b2.9 b2.8 b4.2 b3.7 b3.8 b4 b4.1 b4.1 b

PP&E

336.7 m406.5 m476.1 m557 m755.4 m793 m906.2 m1.1 b1.2 b1.5 b
Annual
USDFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(4.5 m)(4 m)15.4 m26.8 m(15.3 m)(164.8 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

6.4 m11.9 m19.6 m134.5 m236.9 m420.5 m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

6.8 m8.6 m15.6 m114.7 m150 m100.9 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015

Net Income

(3.4 m)(13.3 m)(934 k)(4.2 m)(42.4 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

33.8 m49.7 m56.3 m59.8 m74 m
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LinkedIn Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
LinkedIn Technology
LinkedIn Technology Canada Inc
LinkedIn Japan Ltd
LinkedIn Spain
LinkedIn Singapore Pte
LinkedIn Hong Kong Limited
LinkedIn CN Limited
Linked HK Holding Limited
Beijing LinkedIn Information Technology Co
LinkedIn de México
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LinkedIn News and Updates

LinkedIn’s AutoFill plugin could leak user data, secret fix failed

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The 15 highest-paying jobs in medicine right now, according to LinkedIn

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Hackers operate in the clear with all the social media and hardware resources they need

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LinkedIn cofounder Eric Ly launches ICOHub to eliminate ICO scammers

EXCLUSIVE: Eric Ly is on a mission. A cofounder and former CTO of LinkedIn, Ly recently launched Hub, Human Trust Protocol to help strangers safely interact on the internet and build digital reputations based on their transaction history. Today, Hub has announced ICOHub, a proof of concept reputatio…

A New Study Says Older Generations and Millennials Want the Same Thing in a Job--But That's Not Entirely True

Older workers are struggling to get hired, forcing them to shift their goals.

My Employee is Snarky and Rude to Me

...And four other tricky workplace dilemmas.
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