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Lobster is 'Etsy for social media content' going 'Google Images for social media content'.
Lobster is a marketplace enabling creative professionals to connect with real people, to find and license their social content. When we say content we mean Instagram, Flickr and other platforms to be added every month, with over 40 billions of quirky images, videos and audios available on them.
Images with a story beyond photo stock, with full royalty-free license at $0.99-2.99. At Lobster 75% of the price is immediately sent to the user. By authorising your social accounts at Lobster you help us create the world's honest place to find and license the most relevant social content for work projects.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQLondon, GB
Websitelobster.media

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)28
Revenue (FY, 2015)£163
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Lobster

Olga Egorsheva

Olga Egorsheva

CEO & Co - Founder
Maria Iontseva

Maria Iontseva

Design Director & Co-Founder
Andrey Dmitriev

Andrey Dmitriev

Co-Founder & QA Director
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Lobster Office Locations

Lobster has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
The York, 40 Islington High St, The Angel
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Lobster Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Lobster total Funding

$1.9 m

Lobster latest funding size

$1.23 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Lobster investors

Lobster's latest funding round in January 2017 was reported to be $1.2 m. In total, Lobster has raised $1.9 m
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Lobster Revenue

Lobster's revenue was reported to be £163 in FY, 2015
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2015)

163.0

Gross profit (FY, 2015)

163.0

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %

100%

Net income (FY, 2015)

(114.3k)

EBIT (FY, 2015)

(114.3k)

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

6.3k
GBPFY, 2015

Revenue

163.0

Gross profit

163.0

Gross profit Margin, %

100%
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

50.8k584.5k386.8k6.3k

Current Assets

52.0k589.1k410.7k18.6k
GBPFY, 2015

Financial Leverage

-0.5 x
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Lobster Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Lobster Online and Social Media Presence

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Lobster News and Updates

Lobster Diver Swallowed By Humpback Has A Whale Of A Tale To Tell

“All of a sudden, I felt this huge shove and the next thing I knew it was completely black,” Michael Packard said.

Dispatches from a Pandemic: ‘I’m paying 30% more’: Lobster prices are soaring just in time for Memorial Day Weekend

'When you're dealing with lobster rolls, you're dealing with the champagne of proteins.'

EnVen Energy Corporation Announces Acquisition of Neptune and Provides Operational Update at Lobster Field

HOUSTON, May 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EnVen Energy Corporation announced today that it closed a transaction to acquire 35% ownership interest in the Neptune field from BHP Billiton Petroleum (Deepwater) Inc. ("BHP") through its affiliate, EnVen Energy Ventures, LLC ("EnVen"). EnVen will...

Unique Fossil Shows Shark Killed A Squid While It Ate An Ancient Lobster

Researchers recently found what is essentially a fossilized food web.

The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel x Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative Debut "The Maine Lobster Suite"

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Just as summer travel plans begin to make a comeback, The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel and Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative (MLMC) have partnered to create the ultimate Maine lobster experience with the launch of The Maine Lobster...
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Lobster Blogs

When Kleenheat took a trip around WA using Lobster

When the gas producing company Kleenheat were looking for a way to practically and effectively engage their audience with their newest competition-style marketing campaign, they came to Lobster to help them fill in the gaps. Concept: Using user-generated content to engage customers with a travel tri…

8 Ways “AI” is Understood and Used by both Sellers and Buyers

With the continuous development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) looming on the horizon, businesses have made it their priority to find meaningful applications for the technology in their marketing strategies. Whether you operate as an e-commerce business or a cloud-based service enterprise, the noti…

Introducing: Lobster Referrals

Hey Lobsters! How have you been? We wanted to share with you what we’ve been busy working on the last few months. We recently introduced our newest referral programme to Lobster. We wanted to give our community (you!) the chance to earn some extra money more regularly, which could go towards buying …

Thinking about signing up to Lobster and licensing your content?

Hey content creators! If you’re thinking about signing up to Lobster and licensing your content, we’ve broken down the steps to help you effectively set up your profile from the beginning… and by effectively, we mean to make money!! Here’s a step-by-step guide for signing up to Lobster:  Seems simpl…

Meet Corrado Dalcò: Fashion Photographer and long-term Lobster

We sat down with Corrado Dalcò, a long-term Lobster who’s work has been admired by us for a while, over in Lobster HQ… so, we thought it was about time we sat down with Corrado and asked him about his craft. Keep reading for inspirational vibes! Hey Corrado, thanks so much for taking the time to...

Sustainable Practices For Every Startup: Lily Jane

Sustainable Practices For Every Startup License this Image Creating a startup is a lot of work, so companies generally don’t prioritise their environmental impact. But these days, people are becoming more conscious about the environment, which means that businesses can no longer afford to disregard …
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Lobster Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lobster founded?

    Lobster was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Lobster key executives?

    Lobster's key executives are Olga Egorsheva, Maria Iontseva and Andrey Dmitriev.

  • How many employees does Lobster have?

    Lobster has 28 employees.

  • What is Lobster revenue?

    Latest Lobster annual revenue is £163.

  • What is Lobster revenue per employee?

    Latest Lobster revenue per employee is £6.

  • Who are Lobster competitors?

    Competitors of Lobster include Crowdzu, YouLoveWords and Kast.

  • Where is Lobster headquarters?

    Lobster headquarters is located at The York, 40 Islington High St, The Angel, London.

  • Where are Lobster offices?

    Lobster has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Lobster have?

    Lobster has 1 office.