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MasterClass is a company that provides an online education platform designed to offer video-based online vocational courses taught by celebrities, athletes, and business executives. Its digital platform offers online classes which include video lessons, interactive exercises, a series of course materials, peer interaction, and more.
TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitemasterclass.com
Employee Ratings4.5
Overall CultureB-

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)586(+9%)
Job Openings96
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at MasterClass

David Rogier

David Rogier

CEO, Co-Founder
Aaron Rasmussen

Aaron Rasmussen

Co-Founder
Vanna Krantz

Vanna Krantz

CFO
Mark Williamson

Mark Williamson

COO
Erica Kammann

Erica Kammann

VP, Chief of Staff
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MasterClass Office Locations

MasterClass has offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
475 Brannan St #230, San Francisco
Los Angeles, CA, US
6161 Santa Monica Blvd #208
San Francisco, CA, US
660 4th St #443, San Francisco
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MasterClass Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

MasterClass total Funding

$461.4 m

MasterClass latest funding size

$225 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

MasterClass investors

MasterClass's latest funding round in May 2021 was reported to be $225 m. In total, MasterClass has raised $461.4 m. MasterClass's latest valuation is reported to be $2.8 b.
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MasterClass Revenue

Market valuation

2.8b
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MasterClass Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

78/100

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MasterClass Online and Social Media Presence

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MasterClass Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B-

    78/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    76/100

  • Compensation

    B

    81/100

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MasterClass News and Updates

Serial Entrepreneur and Business Consultant, Trishonna, Celebrates her Birthday With the Launch of Clothing Line and Masterclass Weekend Ahead of Black Business Month

ATLANTA, July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As Black Business month approaches serial entrepreneur and business consultant, Trishonna, will be toasting to her birthday celebration and launch of her new clothing line Genrevaein, followed by her highly anticipated business masterclass....

The MDMA Conference: A Molecular Masterclass Presents a Scientific Deep Dive into the Field of MDMA Therapeutics

NEW YORK, June 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkNewsWire – Microdose Psychedelic Insights, a cutting-edge conference production company focused around promoting content, financial analysis, and engaging events designed to drive the psychedelics industry into the forefront of modern medicine…

20 perfect gifts for people who love learning new things, from Anthony Bourdain's travel book to a 3-month MasterClass subscription

  Summary List Placement Shopping for gifts is easy when you know someone has a penchant for puns or desperately needs a new suitcase. It's a little more challenging when the recipient is generally less into material goods and seems more thrilled by educational gifts like books or experiential prese…

MasterClass reveals first two Canadian hub hires, plans to add dozens more

San Francisco-based edtech startup MasterClass has announced the first two hires for its planned Kitchener-Waterloo hub, disclosing plans to hire “dozens” of engineers. MasterClass... The post MasterClass reveals first two Canadian hub hires, plans to add dozens more first appeared on BetaKit.

“Change Without the Pain” Exclusive New Masterclass for Entrepreneurs From Neon Juno

NEW YORK, June 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Change is complex and messy - and that’s because people focus only on the end goal and not the process. Understanding the process and working on one’s shortcomings can help make new transitions and changes much simpler and smoother. “Change Without the P…

How MasterClass became the style-master of MOOCs

Among virtual learning platforms, MasterClass brings a blend of star power and slick production.
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MasterClass Blogs

Gordon Ramsay Teaches Cooking II: Restaurant Recipes at Home

For the first time ever, a MasterClass instructor is back for a second class. Legendary chef Gordon Ramsay‘s newest class gives students a way to keep learning—this time with 13 restaurant-inspired recipes Gordon redesigned to cook at home: www.masterclass.com/gr2 Gordon Ramsay is one of the world’s…

Ken Burns Teaches Documentary Filmmaking

Our newest instructor, Ken Burns, is arguably America’s most celebrated filmmaker of historical documentaries with nearly 40 years of masterful storytelling. Now you can learn how his unique creative process captivates audiences, illuminates history, and sparks empathy from millions of viewers. Pre-…

MasterClass Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was MasterClass founded?

    MasterClass was founded in 2015.

  • Who are MasterClass key executives?

    MasterClass's key executives are David Rogier, Aaron Rasmussen and Vanna Krantz.

  • How many employees does MasterClass have?

    MasterClass has 586 employees.

  • Who are MasterClass competitors?

    Competitors of MasterClass include Numerade, Mind Gym and Enterprise Media.

  • Where is MasterClass headquarters?

    MasterClass headquarters is located at 475 Brannan St #230, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are MasterClass offices?

    MasterClass has offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

  • How many offices does MasterClass have?

    MasterClass has 3 offices.