MailChimp

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    MailChimp (also known as The Rocket Science Group) is a company that operates a marketing platform for small businesses. It allows users to send marketing emails and messages, create campaigns, and share reports and analytics. The company also develops a related mobile application.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2001
    HQAtlanta, GA, US
    Websitemailchimp.com
    Employee Ratings3.4
    Overall CultureA+

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)1,294(-6%)
    Job Openings117
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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    Key People/Management at MailChimp

    Ben Chestnut

    Ben Chestnut

    Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
    Dan Kurzius

    Dan Kurzius

    Co-Founder
    Eric Muntz

    Eric Muntz

    Chief Technology Officer
    Tom Klein

    Tom Klein

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Robin White

    Robin White

    Chief People & Culture Officer
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    MailChimp Office Locations

    MailChimp has offices in Atlanta, New York, Oakland and Vancouver
    Atlanta, GA, US (HQ)
    675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE #5000
    New York, NY, US
    Brooklyn
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    MailChimp Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    2001
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    MailChimp Operating Metrics

    MailChimp's Active Customers was reported to be 11 m in May, 2019.
    Dec, 2007May, 2019

    Active Customers

    10 k11 m

    Total Customers

    4 b
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    MailChimp Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

    Company NameDateDeal Size
    LemonStand.March 28, 2019

    MailChimp Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    80/100

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    MailChimp Online and Social Media Presence

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    MailChimp Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      A+

      85/100

    • CEO Rating

      A+

      86/100

    • Compensation

      A+

      86/100

    • Diversity

      A+

      89/100

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    MailChimp News and Updates

    Mailchimp wants to optimize your email campaigns using AI — here’s how

    Earlier this month, Mailchimp released Content Optimizer, a new product that uses artificial intelligence to help improve the performance of email marketing campaigns. Thanks to its vast trove of data, Mailchimp is in a unique position to discover common patterns of successful marketing campaigns. C…

    3 Lessons Startups Can Learn From Mailchimp

    The recent Mailchimp acquisition teaches us valuable startup lessons. Business cycles come and go. But to build a business that can survive over the long-term requires a strong foundation. What does this mean for fintechs (and all startups)?

    Extra Crunch roundup: Adtech investing, Intuit buys Mailchimp, ideal customer profiles

    In school, it's highly unethical to copy someone else's work and pass it off as your own. In business, however, it is expected.

    An inside look at Intuit's Mailchimp acquisition

    When Mailchimp recently agreed to be acquired by Intuit for $12 billion, we noted how it was the richest sale ever of a private bootstrapped company. Now we know more about why the Atlanta-based email marketing company never took outside funding.The big picture: Mailchimp founder and CEO Ben Chestnu…

    Intuit’s $12B Mailchimp acquisition is about expanding its small business focus

    At first blush, the $12 billion Intuit-Mailchimp deal might not make a heck of a lot of sense. But people tend to pigeonhole companies, and in this case they might see Intuit as purely a financial software company and Mailchimp as an email marketing firm and nothing more. If that’s as far as your pe…
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    MailChimp Blogs

    Grow Your Business with MailChimp and PayPal Business in a Box

    Entrepreneurs have a lot of different things to consider when they’re starting a new business. Not only do they need to sort through all of the legal requirements, manage inventory, and build a customer base, they also have to search for (and get acclimated with) tools that can help them handle the …

    Keep Your Business Sailing Smoothly While You’re on Vacation

    Running a business is demanding. And with a lot of responsibility on your shoulders, stepping away from the office can feel scary. But taking a break is just as important as hard work, and you’ve earned a vacation. Plus, time away gives you perspective. When you’re not in the thick of your day-to-da…

    Developing Interview Skills Through Practice

    An interview can be a terrifying thing. The only way to get better at them is practice, but getting that practice can be tricky, too. In a 1:1 conversation with MailChimp’s VP of Development, Eric Muntz, I’d mentioned an idea for using my 16 hours of volunteer time. We’d been talking about an intern…

    What We Learned About Radical Candor From Kim Scott

    Humility is one of MailChimp’s core values, and it can manifest in our daily lives in a variety of ways, from accidentally broadcasting silence during our weekly radio shows to admitting failure to hundreds of our peers. Recently we had the opportunity to have Kim Scott, author of bestseller Radical…

    Empowering 150 HBCU Students at SXSW

    As our plane departed Atlanta for Austin, a single question nagged me: “How are we going to make the most of this for the students?” Our objective was to play a part in the HBCU@SXSW program, which aims to “diversify the innovation, entrepreneurship and investment ecosystem for all…by bringing the s…

    Riding Through National Bike Month With Priority Bicycles

    Bicycles are an important part of our culture at MailChimp. Many of our 800 employees bike to work, so we built a bike room that boasts storage for more than 100 bikes, as well as locker rooms with showers so our employees could freshen up before starting their day. We believe in and encourage consi…

    MailChimp Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was MailChimp founded?

      MailChimp was founded in 2001.

    • Who are MailChimp key executives?

      MailChimp's key executives are Ben Chestnut, Dan Kurzius and Eric Muntz.

    • How many employees does MailChimp have?

      MailChimp has 1,294 employees.

    • Who are MailChimp competitors?

      Competitors of MailChimp include Constant Contact, Litmus and Campaign Monitor.

    • Where is MailChimp headquarters?

      MailChimp headquarters is located at 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE #5000, Atlanta.

    • Where are MailChimp offices?

      MailChimp has offices in Atlanta, New York, Oakland and Vancouver.

    • How many offices does MailChimp have?

      MailChimp has 4 offices.