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    StartEngine is an equity crowdfunding platform. The Company helps individuals invest in private companies, as well as empowers companies to raise capital and create jobs. 

    HQWest Hollywood, CA, US
    Employee Ratings4.3

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    Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)126(+3%)
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at StartEngine

    Howard Marks

    Howard Marks

    CEO, Co-Founder
    Josh Amster

    Josh Amster

    Vice President, Sales & Business Development
    Johanna Cronin

    Johanna Cronin

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Allen Jebsen

    Allen Jebsen

    Vice President, Sales & Business Development
    Jon Reyes

    Jon Reyes

    Director of Compliance & Due Diligence
    Joe Mathews

    Joe Mathews

    Director of Technology
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    StartEngine Office Locations

    StartEngine has an office in West Hollywood
    West Hollywood, CA, US (HQ)
    925 N La Brea Ave
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    StartEngine Financials and Metrics

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    StartEngine latest funding size

    $5.50 m

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    StartEngine Cybersecurity Score

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    StartEngine News and Updates

    Kombucha Town Raising Capital on StartEngine to Expand Popular Beverage Line

    BELLINGHAM, Wash., Dec. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kombucha is a semi sweet, fermented tea that is both healthy and delicious. Kombucha has become a rising star in the functional beverage world, regularly outpacing growth of other functional beverage categories for over a decade. Kombucha...

    Business Mogul Kevin O'Leary, aka "Mr. Wonderful," awards Founder of LifeBrand the Winner of StartEngine Pitch Competition

    Company Solves People’s Reputation Like No One Else Can Company Solves People’s Reputation Like No One Else Can

    Statum Systems Opens Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on StartEngine to Disrupt Medical Communications

    With over 100 investors in its first few days, the Regulation CF equity crowdfunding campaign is off to a fast start.

    StartEngine Blogs

    Meet the Innovators: Sugarfina

    For our Meet the Innovator series, StartEngine’s Strategic Advisor Kevin O’Leary (aka “Mr. Wonderful”), regularly sits down with companies running Reg A+ campaigns on StartEngine. In the resulting videos, Mr. Wonderful brings his world-renowned business savvy to speak to founders about their brands …

    How to Read a Startup’s Financial Statements

    When considering which startups to invest in on StartEngine, there is some key information prospective investors would want to review and understand before making any investment decision. A lot of the information is presented to you on campaign pages, but if you want to review more detailed informat…

    Recapping the Black Founders Forum

    In honor of Black Heritage Month, StartEngine partnered with the Black employee resource groups at Amazon (BEN), LinkedIn (BIG), and MERG-E (the Michigan Employee Resource Group for Equity) to host a panel discussion showcasing the inspiring journeys of six Black founders from companies raising capi…

    Investing in Startups 101

    The high-speed world of startups, and the risks of investing in them, are well documented, but startup investing can be complicated and there is a lot of information you should know before making your first investment. This article will try to answer the question “why should you invest in a startup?…

    SPVs (Crowdfunding Vehicles) vs Custody: What’s the Best Solution to Manage Your Shareholders?

    On January 14, 2021, the SEC adopted some really exciting changes to equity crowdfunding that will go into effect on March 15th (note: it’s possible that President Biden’s Regulatory Freeze will delay this date until later in March)! Those changes include increasing the limits of what companies can …

    Equity Crowdfunding Q4 2020 Review

    By the end of Q4, companies have raised a total of $500M via Regulation Crowdfunding to date! At the end of 2019, the total amount of funds raised via Reg CF was $281M, and 2020’s growth represents a 78% increase for the industry. Q4 2020 also set a new record for the amount raised in ... The post …
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    StartEngine Frequently Asked Questions

    • Who are StartEngine key executives?

      StartEngine's key executives are Howard Marks, Josh Amster and Johanna Cronin.

    • How many employees does StartEngine have?

      StartEngine has 126 employees.

    • Who are StartEngine competitors?

      Competitors of StartEngine include, BacktoWork 24 and Play Business.

    • Where is StartEngine headquarters?

      StartEngine headquarters is located at 925 N La Brea Ave, West Hollywood.

    • Where are StartEngine offices?

      StartEngine has an office in West Hollywood.

    • How many offices does StartEngine have?

      StartEngine has 1 office.