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Thumbtack is a provider of an online marketplace that connects customers with local businesses for their projects. The company covers services across a variety of categories including personal training, catering, moving, interior painting, and singing lessons. Its platform enables customers to hire contractors, dog trainers, officiants, florists, caterers, and other professionals.

TypePrivate
Founded2009
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitethumbtack.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureA-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)1,163
Job Openings24
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Thumbtack

Marco Zappacosta

Marco Zappacosta

Co-Founder, CEO
Justin Angsuwat

Justin Angsuwat

VP of People
Jelena Djordjevic

Jelena Djordjevic

Chief of Staff
Raghavendra Prabhu

Raghavendra Prabhu

Chief Technology Officer
Jonathan Swanson

Jonathan Swanson

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman
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Thumbtack Office Locations

Thumbtack has offices in San Francisco, Draper and Makati
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
Market Square, 1355 Market St flr 6, San Francisco
Draper, UT, US
12936 Frontrunner Blvd #500
Makati, PH
6754 Ayala Ave, Legazpi Village
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Thumbtack Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2009

Thumbtack total Funding

$674 m

Thumbtack latest funding size

$275 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Thumbtack investors

Thumbtack's latest funding round in June 2021 was reported to be $275 m. In total, Thumbtack has raised $674 m. Thumbtack's latest valuation is reported to be $3.2 b.
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Thumbtack Revenue

Market valuation

3.2b
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Thumbtack Operating Metrics

Y, 2016

Active Professionals

250 k

Types of Services

1.1 k
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Thumbtack Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SetterDecember 08, 2020

Thumbtack Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Thumbtack Online and Social Media Presence

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Thumbtack Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    86/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    92/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    85/100

  • Diversity

    A

    90/100

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Thumbtack Blogs

Welcoming Sabeen Malik, our new Head of Government Affairs

Sabeen recently joined Thumbtack as Head of Government Affairs. With more than 20 years of private and public sector experience, she has become a leader on digital economy and technology policy, law and economic development, innovation economics, and next generation economic and labor trends. Sabeen…

Welcoming Amanda Reierson, Thumbtack’s New Head of Marketing

Amanda is a 20-plus year marketing veteran who recently joined Thumbtack as our new Head of Marketing. She was most recently Chief Growth Officer for Farmers Insurance, where she led the company’s digital transformation, media strategy, and brought thousands of local insurance agents online. Before …

Our 10th Annual Small Business Friendliness Survey

Over the past decade, we’ve conducted an annual Small Business Friendliness Survey, giving small business owners on Thumbtack the opportunity to grade their federal, state and local governments. This report represents the largest continuous study in the U.S. of small business perceptions on governme…

Feature Stores & Faster Feature Engineering

by Mark Andrew YaoPhoto by fabio on UnsplashMillions of customers visit Thumbtack to find professionals to help maintain and improve their homes. Our search ranking algorithm enables this by ranking professionals based on who best fits the customer’s job. In this post, we’ll discuss how we built the…

Qualitative evaluation of search ranking algorithms

by Bharadwaj RamachandranPhoto by Agence Olloweb on UnsplashWhen a customer lands on the Thumbtack homepage, they implicitly trust our product to help them find the best business for the job they have in mind — be it painting their home, hiring a photographer, or finding an accountant to do their ta…

How Experiments guide growth at Thumbtack

by Alpesh GaglaniPhoto by Eugene Zhyvchik on UnsplashMy earliest exposure to the notion of using experimentation to guide product development was in 2005 when Ray Ozzie, Microsoft’s Chief Technical Officer at the time, wrote the now famous The Internet Services Disruption memo. In the memo, Ray talk…
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Thumbtack Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Thumbtack founded?

    Thumbtack was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Thumbtack key executives?

    Thumbtack's key executives are Marco Zappacosta, Justin Angsuwat and Jelena Djordjevic.

  • How many employees does Thumbtack have?

    Thumbtack has 1,163 employees.

  • Who are Thumbtack competitors?

    Competitors of Thumbtack include Handy, ServiceWhale and Fiverr.

  • Where is Thumbtack headquarters?

    Thumbtack headquarters is located at Market Square, 1355 Market St flr 6, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Thumbtack offices?

    Thumbtack has offices in San Francisco, Draper and Makati.

  • How many offices does Thumbtack have?

    Thumbtack has 3 offices.