Pinterest, Inc. provides a visual discovery tool that helps users to discover ideas for various projects and interests on the Internet. Its platform allows posting content, including photos, comments, links, news and updates, and other materials. The company’s platform also helps people around the world to find and save recipes, parenting hacks, style inspiration, and other ideas to try; and businesses to get discovered by people looking for ideas to try, buy, and do. In addition, it offers tools, such as brand guidelines, buyable pins, Pinterest analytics, promoted pins, rich pins, browser button, and widget builder for developers.
Company growth
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
1,380 (est)+2%
Pinterest was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Pinterest

Ben Silbermann

Ben Silbermann

Co-Founder, CEO
Todd  Morgenfeld

Todd Morgenfeld

Evan Sharp

Evan Sharp

Paul Sciarra

Paul Sciarra

Gene Alston

Gene Alston

Head of Business Development
Jure Leskovec

Jure Leskovec

Chief Scientist
Matt Crystal

Matt Crystal

Online Partnerships

Pinterest Office Locations

Pinterest has offices in San Francisco, Seattle, Detroit, Los Angeles and in 9 other locations
San Francisco, US
Seattle, US
Detroit, US
Los Angeles, US
Chicago, US
New York, US
London, GB
Tokyo, JP
Berlin, DE
Paris, FR
São Paulo, BR
Atlanta, US
Dublin, IE

Pinterest Metrics

Pinterest Summary

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We estimate that Pinterest's latest funding round in May 2015 was $186 M. In total, Pinterest has raised $1.32 B. We estimate that Pinterest's latest valuation is $11 B.

Pinterest Financials

We estimate that Pinterest's revenue is $300 M in Y, 2016 which is a 200.0% increase from the previous period.
Y, 2016Y, 2015


$300 M$100 M

Revenue growth, %


Pinterest Operating Metrics

We estimate that Pinterest had 150 M Monthly Active Users in Oct, 2016
Oct, 2016Oct, 2015Jan, 2015

Monthly Active Users (US)

70 MB

Monthly Active Users

150 M100 M88 MA

Registered users

176 MA

Pinterest Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
InstapaperAugust 23, 2016
ToteJune 22, 2016
FleksyJune 15, 2016
URXMay 03, 2016
The HuntDecember 08, 2015
KoseiJanuary 21, 2015
IcebergsJuly 30, 2014
VisualGraphJanuary 06, 2014
HackermeterOctober 11, 2013
LivestarMarch 20, 2013
PunchforkJanuary 03, 2013
We estimate that Pinterest's current employees are approximately 42% female and 58% male.

Pinterest Online Presence

Pinterest Company Life

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