Stack Overflow

Stack Overflow is a public platform for developers operated by Stack Exchange. It is designed to help programmers solve coding problems, develop new skills, collaborate, and find job opportunities. In addition, Stack Overflow provides businesses with solutions for technical recruiting, advertising, market research, and enterprise knowledge sharing.
Parent CompanyStack Exchange
HQNew York, NY, US
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Stack Overflow was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, NY, US

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Key People/Management at Stack Overflow

Prashanth Chandrasekar

Prashanth Chandrasekar

Joel Spolsky

Joel Spolsky

Chairman and Co-Founder
Tim Miller

Tim Miller

Chief Revenue Officer
Teresa Dietrich

Teresa Dietrich

Chief Product Officer and Chief Technology Officer
Jerry Raphael

Jerry Raphael

Chief Financial Officer
Debbie Shotwell

Debbie Shotwell

Chief People Officer
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Stack Overflow Office Locations

Stack Overflow has offices in New York, Austin, München and London
New York, NY, US (HQ)
110 William St 28th Floor
Austin, TX, US
München, DE
Leopoldstraße 8
München, DE
Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 20
London, GB
Bentima House, 168-172 Old St
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Stack Overflow Financials and Metrics

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$143 m


In total, Stack Overflow had raised $143 m. Stack Overflow is a subsidiary of Stack Exchange

Stack Overflow Operating Metrics

Y, 2015Jul, 2020

Paid Customers

200 k

Registered Users

5 m


5 k
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Stack Overflow Cybersecurity Score

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Stack Overflow Online and Social Media Presence

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Stack Overflow Company Culture

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Stack Overflow News and Updates

Stack Overflow adds a free tier to its fast-growing Teams service

Stack Overflow is the default Q&A site for programmers (though the overall Stack Exchange network goes well beyond helping you answer your basic PHP questions). But over the course of the last year and a half, with its new CEO Prashanth Chandrasekar coming on board, the company has also kickstar…
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Stack Overflow Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Stack Overflow founded?

    Stack Overflow was founded in 2008.

  • Who are Stack Overflow key executives?

    Stack Overflow's key executives are Prashanth Chandrasekar, Joel Spolsky and Tim Miller.

  • How many employees does Stack Overflow have?

    Stack Overflow has 438 employees.

  • Who are Stack Overflow competitors?

    Competitors of Stack Overflow include Quora, Glassdoor and HackerEarth.

  • Where is Stack Overflow headquarters?

    Stack Overflow headquarters is located at 110 William St 28th Floor, New York.

  • Where are Stack Overflow offices?

    Stack Overflow has offices in New York, Austin, München and London.

  • How many offices does Stack Overflow have?

    Stack Overflow has 5 offices.