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Mapbox is a company that provides a mapping platform for designers and developers. It offers location data and developer tools to build mapping, navigation, and search experiences across platforms. The company presents open-source tools that help analytics companies understand big geo data, drone companies publish flyovers, real estate sites visualize properties, satellite companies process cloud-free imagery, and insurance companies track assets.
HQWashington, DC, US
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2022)635(+2%)
Job Openings126
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Mapbox

Eric Gundersen

Eric Gundersen

Chair Of The Board Of Directors. Chief Strategy Officer. Founder
Peter Sirota

Peter Sirota

Young Hahn

Young Hahn

Melissa Nixon

Melissa Nixon

VP of People
Alex Barth

Alex Barth

VP Automotive & Mobility
Ali Anthes

Ali Anthes

Head of Operations
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Mapbox Office Locations

Mapbox has offices in Washington, San Francisco, Minsk, Beijing and in 2 other locations
Washington, DC, US (HQ)
740 15th St NW
San Francisco, CA, US
50 Beale St floor 9, San Francisco
Minsk, BY
Kirova street, 8, office 27, 4th floor
Helsinki, FI
Mikonkatu 19b
Tokyo, JP
1-chōme-10-5 Toranomon, Minato City
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Mapbox Financials and Metrics

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Mapbox total Funding

$227.2 m

Mapbox latest funding size

$164 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Mapbox investors

Mapbox's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $164 m. In total, Mapbox has raised $227.2 m
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Mapbox Operating Metrics

Mapbox's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 650 m in Feb, 2022.
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900 k

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350 m600 m650 m

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Mapbox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MapDataNovember 03, 2017
HumanAugust 18, 2016
Mapbox GmbH

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Mapbox Cybersecurity Score

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Mapbox Online and Social Media Presence

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Mapbox Company Culture

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Mapbox News and Updates

Mapbox Faces Union Drive as Labor Organizers Extend Push in Tech

Mapbox Faces Union Drive as Labor Organizers Extend Push in Tech

Mapbox and SoftBank form joint venture to provide mapping tech to Japanese developers

SoftBank Corp. and Mapbox, the mapping data company that competes with Google and Here, announced that they have established a joint venture called Mapbox Japan. The JV will provide Mapbox’s mapping platform, including APIs and data services, to developers in Japan. Between June 1 and September 30, …

Tableau, Mapbox, Exasol, and Alteryx contribute $4.3 million to fight malaria in sub-Saharan Africa

Tableau, Mapbox, Exasol, and Alteryx pledged to contribute $4.3 million in technology and training to fight malaria in sub-Saharan Africa.

Tableau, Mapbox, Exasol, and Alteryx commit $4.3 million to accelerate malaria elimination efforts for more than 60 million people

PARIS, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau (NYSE:DATA), Mapbox, Exasol, and Alteryx (NYSE: AYX) today announced a collective $4.3 million technology contribution over the next three years to help governments eliminate malaria for an estimated 60 million at-risk people in sub-Saharan...

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...
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Mapbox Blogs

Flood Factor: Mapping the flood risk of 142 million properties in America with Mapbox

By: Marena BrinkhurstBy making flood risk data freely available for all with FloodFactor.com, the non-profit First Street Foundation is equipping individuals and communities across the United States to better understand and prepare for flooding and a changing environment.Revealing under-reported flo…

Texas disenfranchises voters: Isochrone analysis shows 2million + votes negatively impacted in…

Texas disenfranchises votersIsochrone analysis shows 2 million+ negatively impacted in Harris CountyBy: Alex YuleWith just weeks remaining to election day, Texas Governor Abbott reduced the number of ballot drop boxes across the state to one per county. The change reduces ballot drop-off locations f…

Development Data Partnership at the World Bank Annual Meetings

Sharing Mapbox Movement dataBy Mikel MaronMapbox is honored to be at the World Bank Annual Meetings to mark the importance of sharing data to solve tough problems (watch here). Through the Development Data Partnership, we’ve collaborated with economic development experts to improve access to health …

High resolution administrative country polygons in Studio

Admin 0 polygons with updated disputed boundaries and 4 different worldviews, made with MTSBy: Arun GaneshThe collection of high resolution administrative level-0 country polygons in Mapbox Boundaries is now available to all designers and developers using the new version of Studio, for free. The ind…

Announcing Monthly Invoicing: ACH, Bank Wires and credit cards

Flexible invoice payments + pre-established invoicing workflows with third-party accounting vendorsBy: Vishal PatelMapbox is now accepting two new payment methods — ACH and Bank Wire — as part of our new Monthly Invoicing (public beta), letting Finance teams manage payments from their secure company…

Unreal Engine for Auto with Mapbox

By: Christine MoloneyEpic Games is integrating Mapbox into its Unreal Engine as part of their HMI initiative to enable the next generation of infotainment and digital cockpit user experience — here’s a sneak peek.The move to offer Unreal in an HMI-specific package brings the award-winning design fea…
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Mapbox Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mapbox founded?

    Mapbox was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Mapbox key executives?

    Mapbox's key executives are Eric Gundersen, Peter Sirota and Young Hahn.

  • How many employees does Mapbox have?

    Mapbox has 635 employees.

  • Who are Mapbox competitors?

    Competitors of Mapbox include Hexagon Geospatial, Mapbar and HERE.

  • Where is Mapbox headquarters?

    Mapbox headquarters is located at 740 15th St NW, Washington.

  • Where are Mapbox offices?

    Mapbox has offices in Washington, San Francisco, Minsk, Beijing and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Mapbox have?

    Mapbox has 6 offices.