Patreon is a platform for artists and creators to fund creative projects on a recurring basis. Thousands of musicians, podcasters, video game developers, comic creators, and others are engaging and nurturing their fan-base in an intimate, immediate, and interactive way.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
San Francisco, US
Founded
2013
Size (employees)
154 (est)+7%
Patreon was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at Patreon

Jack Conte

Jack Conte

CEO & Co-Founder
Sam Yam

Sam Yam

Co-founder

Patreon Office Locations

Patreon has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
230 9th St

Patreon Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Patreon's latest funding round in September 2017 was reported to be $60 m. In total, Patreon has raised $107.1 m. Patreon's latest valuation is reported to be $450 m.

Patreon Financials

Patreon's revenue was reported to be $7.5 m in 2017
USD

Revenue (Y, 2017)

7.5 m

Market valuation

450 m
USDY, 2017E

Revenue

7.5 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

65.7 k
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Patreon Operating Metrics

May, 2017Y, 2017

Monthly Active Paying Patrons

1 m1 m

Creators

50 k50 k

Contributions

$150 m
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Patreon's Web-traffic and Trends

Patreon Online and Social Media Presence

Patreon News and Updates

Indie game site Itch.io rolls out Patreon integration

The indie game storefront Itch.io announced today a new integration with Patreon, a platform that enables people to become “patrons” of content creators and subscribe to them with monthly payments. This enables indie devs to create pages for projects meant specifically for their patrons. Itch.io’s f…

Artist funding platform reels Patreon in $60 mln

Patreon, an artist funding platform, has secured $60 million in Series C funding, according to a blog post by CEO Jack Conte. Thrive Capital led the round with participation from Index Ventures, CRV, Freestyle and DFJ, said a spokesperson for the firm.

How Crowdfunding Site Patreon Is Helping Artists Build Media Empires

Creative types can already make tens of thousands of dollars a month on Patreon. Now the site is giving them even more power to build their businesses. In the spring of 2013, musician Jack Conte was frustrated with the challenge of supporting himself as a creative person in the internet age. Conte…

Crunch Report | Patreon is raising a Series C at $450M

Patreon is raising at a $450 millon valuation, Chrome mutes autoplaying videos and Hulu is spending $2.5 billion for original content. All this on Crunch Report. Read More

Patreon launches Snapchat clone just for creators’ paid subscribers

 Ads aren’t enough to support professional online content makers. So Patreon is equipping them with new ways to organize, measure, and entertain fans who use its platform to pay them a monthly subscription fee for special access. With 1 million patrons paying an average of $12 per month to 50,000 cr…

Patreon Company Life and Culture

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