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Mapbox is a mapping platform for developers. Its building blocks make it easy to integrate location into any mobile or online application. From finding a coffee spot on Foursquare, to pinning a vacation spot on Pinterest, to geo-tagging notes in Evernote – the Company does the geo stuff, so that developers can focus on building their apps. Mapbox is the foundation for other platforms, letting enterprises analyze their data, drone companies publish flyovers, real estate sites visualize properties, satellite companies process cloud-free imagery, and insurance companies track assets.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQWashington, US
Websitemapbox.com
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)421
Job Openings37

Key People/Management at Mapbox

Eric Gundersen

Eric Gundersen

CEO
Young Hahn

Young Hahn

CTO
Roy Ng

Roy Ng

President, COO
Alex Barth

Alex Barth

VP Business Development
Dave Cole

Dave Cole

VP Business Operations
Ali Anthes

Ali Anthes

VP Customer Success
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Mapbox Office Locations

Mapbox has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1714 14th St NW
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Mapbox Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Mapbox total Funding

$226.6 m

Mapbox latest funding size

$164 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Mapbox investors

Mapbox's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $164 m. In total, Mapbox has raised $226.6 m
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Mapbox Operating Metrics

Oct, 2017

Developers

900 k
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Mapbox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
MapDataNovember 03, 2017
HumanAugust 18, 2016

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Mapbox Online and Social Media Presence

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Mapbox News and Updates

Sprint Curiosity™ IoT and Mapbox to Showcase Precision Mapping and Location Services with Demonstrations at 2019 Mobile World Congress Barcelona

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint (NYSE: S) and Mapbox will showcase how Sprint Curiosity™ IoT with 5G brings real-time precision mapping through a series of demonstrations at Mobile World Congress Barcelona in the Ericsson Hall from February 25-28. The...

App Creator Software 2019 Global Market Key Players – Forms On Fire, InVision, Bohemian, Axure Software, Xamarin, Marvel Prototyping, floreysoft, Tappla, Mapbox, Ebase Technology, Bubble Group, Flinto......

App Creator Software – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis Of Top Key Players And Forecast To 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Cloud GIS Market Outlook to 2025 - Emerging Trends, in-Depth Assessment, Future Roadmap and Top Key Players CartoDB, ESRI, Hexagon AB, Bing Maps, Zondy Cyber Group, Mapbox and OpenStreetMap Foundation

The Insight partners has announced the addition of the Cloud GIS Market 2025 - Global Analysis and Forecasts by Functions, Size, Trends, Share, Technology, Status and Opportunities, Application report to their offering. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Mapbox removes antisemitic edit, says vandal made other attempts

Open-source mapping software Mapbox said that the person responsible for an antisemitic label added to its maps on Thursday morning also “attempted several other hateful edits,” and that its security team is still working to determine the exact origin of the vandalism. “Mapbox has a zero tolerance p…

Mapbox CEO says the map calling New York City ‘Jewtropolis’ has been 100% fixed, was ‘human vandalism’

Mapbox, the mapping startup that competes with the likes of Google Maps and Here to power location services on apps like Snapchat and Foursquare, says that a version of its New York map calling the city ‘Jewtropolis’ was an act of human vandalism that has now been removed across the hundreds of apps…

Mapbox hires former Apple designer to spur augmented reality use

(Reuters) — Mapping startup Mapbox Inc. said Monday that it had hired Avi Cieplinski, a veteran of Twitter and Apple who co-invented several popular iPhone features, to head up its efforts to help application makers design location-based augmented reality software. Mapbox does not make a mapping app…
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Mapbox Blogs

Exploring 17 years of energy transition

How I built the U.S. electric generation mapChris Loer built https://electricitytransition.com to visualize 17 years of shifting electricity generation in the U.S. He originally shared this how-to post on his blog.By: Chris LoerThis project grew out of my longstanding interest in energy transitions.…

Japan map update with Zenrin data

By: Ben LevinWe’ve partnered with Zenrin, the leading provider of Japanese map data since 1948, to bring enhanced map data to our services for Japan.New Japan maps are available in private beta. Compare with OpenStreetMap on the left.Zenrin has more than 1,000 surveyors and 70 years of experience ma…

Police scanner + Twitter + neighborhood watch = Citizen

By: Brynne HennInstant footage and updates on incidents happening around you, sent to your phone. Trending now; “Man with Knife,” and “Three Turkeys Blocking Road.”“What if you took a police scanner, Twitter and a neighborhood watch group, and combined them on your smartphone? That’s a bit like what…

Location is Personal: Issue 3, March 2019

Exploring feminist theory in data and cartographyLocation is Personal is a monthly newsletter by Mapbox, from the desks of Lo Bénichou and Amy Lee Walton. We’re exploring how the human experience shapes the spatial experience. In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re digging into the concept of femi…

Contextual guidance in navigation

By: Brennan BoblettWe often take the stance of less is more during turn-by-turn guidance use cases. That means dialing back the map to the essential data points and only contextualizing the ones that are relevant to the current route like turns and lane guidance for example.I’ve been testing this id…

Hypertrending: Foursquare’s real-time view of all the cool places

Live from AustinBy: Eric GundersenThe coolest launch at SXSW is Foursquare’s Hypertrending, a real-time view of what places are trending. Here is a live view of what is happening now in Austin. The feature maps where people are in the city and what places are popular. The Top 100 list view ranks pop…
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Mapbox Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mapbox founded?

    Mapbox was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Mapbox key executives?

    Mapbox's key executives are Eric Gundersen, Young Hahn and Roy Ng.

  • How many employees does Mapbox have?

    Mapbox has 421 employees.

  • Who are Mapbox competitors?

    Competitors of Mapbox include Esri, TerraStride and Heroku.

  • Where is Mapbox headquarters?

    Mapbox headquarters is located at 1714 14th St NW, Washington.

  • Where are Mapbox offices?

    Mapbox has an office in Washington.

  • How many offices does Mapbox have?

    Mapbox has 1 office.