Napster

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Imagine a company dedicated to bringing music to the people, whenever they want it, wherever they are, on any device. Come work for us and make it happen. Are you hungry, do you want to grow, and want the ability to impact millions in how they listen to music every day in every way?

We have start-up feel with the security of a strong revenue stream. With more than one million subscribers and over 16 million songs on more than 100+ consumer electronic products, Rhapsody is the #1 premium subscription music service and leading the digital music service revolution in the US (and soon globally). We make it possible for fans to listen to any song, anytime and anywhere. Our team of renowned editors help guide members through Rhapsody's catalog spanning 600 genres with original features and content, including videos, playlists, reviews and radio stations for effortless listening and discovery. Rhapsody was voted one of Washington’s top 100 companies to work for in 2012 by Seattle Business Magazine and we understand that people are our biggest asset.

TypePrivate
Founded2001
HQSeattle, US
Websiteus.napster.com

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Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)123(-1%)
Job Openings7

Key People/Management at Napster

Bill Patrizio

Bill Patrizio

President and Chief Executive Officer
Brian Ringer

Brian Ringer

Chief Technology Officer
Ethan Rudin

Ethan Rudin

CFO, Head of Global Label Relations & Business Development
Tom Andrus

Tom Andrus

Board of Directors
Jason Kim

Jason Kim

Software Development Engineer
Ruby White

Ruby White

Head of Global HR & Administration
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Napster Office Locations

Napster has offices in Seattle, San Francisco, New York, Frankfurt am Main and in 1 other location
Seattle, US (HQ)
701 5th Ave #3100
New York, US
135 W 20th St #401
San Francisco, US
90 New Montgomery St #250, San Francisco
São Paulo, BR
74 R. Samuel Morse
Frankfurt am Main, DE
5 Stephanstraße
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Napster Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2001

Napster total Funding

$10 m

Napster latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Napster investors

Napster's latest funding round in May 2015 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Napster has raised $10 m
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Human Capital Metrics

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Napster Online and Social Media Presence

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Napster News and Updates

Napster Founder’s IoT Startup Is Adding Tokens With $15 Million Round Led by USV, Multicoin

Helium, an internet-of-things startup founded in 2013, is adding crypto tokens to its business model with the backing of two major funders.

RealNetworks doubles stake in Napster in a deal that could be valued up to $40 million

RealNetworks Inc. said Tuesday it has doubled its stake in Napster, in a deal that could be worth up to $40 million. After receiving approval from the Treasury Department's office of Foreign Assets Control, RealNetworks acquired the debt and equity interests in Rhapsody International, which does bu…

Q&A: Sean Parker on Napster, Spotify, and His Federal Tax Law Triumph

Daniel Ek said: ‘Do you really want to go through this again?’

How Spotify Founder Daniel Ek Took His Startup to a $26 Billion Valuation

The founder of Spotify, whose startup is now worth $25 billion, teaches entrepreneurs several key lessons about going global.

Anorexia And Bulimia Are Black Women’s Diseases, Too

There is a widely held belief that black women don’t have eating disorders. But that’s verifiably not true.

Why cinema is doomed: New tech on the horizon could kill the picture house

In April of last year, AMC, on the verge of buying out Odeon and becoming the largest cinema chain in the world, announced it was considering allowing people to use their phones during screenings. Its CEO, Adam Aron, justified this by saying, “When you tell a 22- year-old to turn off their phone, th…
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Napster Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Napster founded?

    Napster was founded in 2001.

  • Who are Napster key executives?

    Napster's key executives are Bill Patrizio, Brian Ringer and Ethan Rudin.

  • How many employees does Napster have?

    Napster has 123 employees.

  • Who are Napster competitors?

    Competitors of Napster include SoundCloud, Calm Radio and Anywhere.FM.

  • Where is Napster headquarters?

    Napster headquarters is located at 701 5th Ave #3100, Seattle.

  • Where are Napster offices?

    Napster has offices in Seattle, San Francisco, New York, Frankfurt am Main and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Napster have?

    Napster has 5 offices.