Ring is an outdoor home security company providing a line of preventative outdoor security doorbells and cameras. The Company's mission is to reduce crime in neighborhoods and empower consumers by creating a Ring of Security around homes and communities with its suite of smart home security products, including Ring Video Doorbell, Ring Video Doorbell Pro, Ring Stick Up Cam and Ring Floodlight Cam. In February 2018, Amazon agreed to buy Ring in a deal that valued the home security startup at $1 billion. 

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Parent CompanyAmazon
HQSanta Monica, CA, US
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Ring was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Ring

Mel Tang

Mel Tang

Joshua Roth

Joshua Roth

Jon Irwin

Jon Irwin

Simon Cassels

Simon Cassels

James Siminoff

James Siminoff

CEO and Chief Inventor
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Ring Office Locations

Ring has offices in Santa Monica and Amsterdam
Santa Monica, CA, US (HQ)
1523 26th St
Amsterdam, NL
542 Singel
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Ring Financials and Metrics

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$209.2 m


In total, Ring had raised $209.2 m. Ring is a subsidiary of Amazon

Ring Revenue

Ring's revenue was reported to be $155 m in Y, 2016
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1 m

Units Sold per Month

50 k
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Ring Blogs

Ring Floodlight Cam Wired Pro, Our Most Advanced Outdoor Security Camera Yet

In a major update to a device that you’ve come to love, we’ve designed the new Ring Floodlight Cam Wired Pro to include our latest 3D Motion Detection technology and Bird’s Eye View, giving you additional information about what’s happening outside your home and more power to protect your property. “…

The New Ring Video Doorbell 4 Shows You Even More of What Happens at Your Front Door

Last year we introduced Pre-Roll, a unique feature that we invented for battery-powered video doorbells. And today we take it to the next level with the new Ring Video Doorbell 4 that’s packed with the latest features that help improve security and make answering the door more convenient. With the R…

How To Choose The Right Security Cameras For Your Home

Security cameras can be a powerful tool to help protect your property and stay connected to your home — even when you’re away. Every household is unique, so it’s important to pick the right security cameras to meet the needs of your family. From various shapes and power options to an array of useful…

Security Cameras, Why Get Them For Your Home?

Home is the place where you should feel safest, so to help protect your property, it’s important to be aware of what’s happening around it. Installing security cameras can help provide added peace of mind while also allowing you to stay connected to things that are most important: like your home and…

Ring Video Doorbell Pro 2 Brings Next-Generation Technology To Your Front Door

Today we’re thrilled to unveil our most advanced wired video doorbell. Ring Video Doorbell Pro 2 comes with brand new features you’ve never seen in a Ring device before: 3D Motion Detection and Bird’s Eye View. So you’ll get even more detail and accuracy about what’s going on at your front door — wi…

The Next Generation of Motion Detection

When it comes to home security, it’s important to have the full context of what’s happening around your home. At Ring, we’re always looking for ways to enhance our technology, and build features that offer added peace of mind. No matter the feature, we do this in pursuit of our mission of making nei…
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Ring Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ring founded?

    Ring was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Ring key executives?

    Ring's key executives are Mel Tang, Joshua Roth and Jon Irwin.

  • How many employees does Ring have?

    Ring has 1,582 employees.

  • What is Ring revenue?

    Latest Ring annual revenue is $155 m.

  • What is Ring revenue per employee?

    Latest Ring revenue per employee is $98 k.

  • Who are Ring competitors?

    Competitors of Ring include 1800Doorbell, Zorachka and Ajax Systems.

  • Where is Ring headquarters?

    Ring headquarters is located at 1523 26th St, Santa Monica.

  • Where are Ring offices?

    Ring has offices in Santa Monica and Amsterdam.

  • How many offices does Ring have?

    Ring has 2 offices.