TikTok (also known as Douyin) provides a social media app for creating and sharing short-form mobile videos as well as live streaming. Its app is available worldwide for iOS and Android. The Company enables everyone to be a creator and encourages users to share their passion and creative expression through their videos.

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Parent CompanyBytedance
HQCulver City, US
TikTok was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Culver City, US

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Key People/Management at TikTok

Vanessa Pappas

Vanessa Pappas

General Manager

TikTok Office Locations

TikTok has an office in Culver City
Culver City, US (HQ)
10010 Venice Blvd #301
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TikTok Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date



TikTok is a subsidiary of Bytedance

TikTok Revenue

USDJun, 2019E


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TikTok Operating Metrics

Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018H1, 2018Sep, 2018Nov, 2018Jan, 2019


500 m500 m

App Downloads (iOS)

6.73 m9.20 m13.48 m24.44 m52.83 m51.18 m104 m


150 150

Monthly Active Users (Europe)

17 m
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TikTok Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
JukedeckJuly 23, 2019

TikTok Online and Social Media Presence

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TikTok News and Updates

Marco Rubio wants the feds to investigate TikTok, the app where teens meme

The U.S. senator from Florida says the popular video app is censoring pro-democracy content. Senator Marco Rubio wants U.S. authorities to look into TikTok, the app where teens go to watch and share short video memes.Read Full Story

China’s TikTok Needs U.S. Review Over Startup Deal, Rubio Says

Rubio asked the Treasury Department in a letter Wednesday to review ByteDance’s purchase of Musical.

Disgraced former 'Today' host Matt Lauer has finally resurfaced — in his daughter's TikTok videos

Nearly two years after he was fired from NBC's "Today" show, former anchor Matt Lauer returns to the public eye — in his daughter's TikTok videos. Lauer can be seen lip-syncing and dancing in videos made by his 14-year-old daughter, Romy Lauer, on TikTok, appearing as a "goofy dad" figure. The dis…

Google Considers Acquiring A Video Sharing App To Challenge TikTok

Google is considering acquiring video app Firework, per a report from The Wall Street Journal. Similar to the ultra-popular TikTok, Firework also allows users to create and share short-form videos.

After India, TikTok bans paid political ads in US and EU

Popular short video making app, TikTok, is distancing itself from paid political ads. The company announced today that it won’t allow such adsclaiming they don’t fit “the TikTok platform experience.” The company’s VP of global business solutions, Blake Chandlee, said the platform won’t allow paid ad…

TikTok introduces reverse image search feature to boost ad revenue

The feature allows users to find in-video products, such as clothing, and purchase them directly within the app.
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TikTok Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was TikTok founded?

    TikTok was founded in 2016.

  • Who are TikTok key executives?

    TikTok's key executives are Vanessa Pappas.

  • Who are TikTok competitors?

    Competitors of TikTok include Quibi, Instagram and Gaia Interactive.

  • Where is TikTok headquarters?

    TikTok headquarters is located at 10010 Venice Blvd #301, Culver City.

  • Where are TikTok offices?

    TikTok has an office in Culver City.

  • How many offices does TikTok have?

    TikTok has 1 office.