StartWire, a StartDate Labs company, was founded in 2011 with the mission of radically improving the tedious process of looking for work. StartWire has experienced explosive growth thanks to the popularity of it's unique job search organization technology.

StartWire is a free service used by over 5 million job seekers. It allows job seekers to organize their applications and get automatic status updates from thousands of employers via text message and email — making the dreaded ‘application black hole’ just a little less dark. StartWire streamlines the job search process, from recommendations on where to apply based on your interests and professional connections to tools you can use to track any job application you've applied to across the web.
Company Growth (employees)
Lebanon, US
Size (employees)
61 (est)-1%
StartWire was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Lebanon, US

Key People at StartWire

Christian Forman

Christian Forman

Founder | CEO
Nicole Padilla

Nicole Padilla

VP, Marketing
Tim McKegney

Tim McKegney

Executive Vice President/Founder
Andrew Katz

Andrew Katz

Executive Vice President/GM
Susan Oxford

Susan Oxford

VP, User Experience

StartWire Office Locations

StartWire has office in Lebanon
Lebanon, US

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$5.5 m

Latest funding size

$1.5 m

Time since last funding

about 4 years


We estimate that StartWire's latest funding round in January 2013 was $1.5 m. In total, StartWire has raised $5.5 m
We estimate that StartWire's current employees are approximately 39% female and 61% male.

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