Founded in June 2011, Twitch is social video for gamers. It is the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers where more than 55 million gather every month to broadcast, watch and talk about video games. Twitch’s video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for the entire video game ecosystem. This includes game developers, publishers, media outlets, events, user generated content, and the entire esports scene. In February 2014, Wall Street Journal ranked Twitch as the 4th largest website in terms of peak internet traffic in the U.S. fortifying the brand as an entertainment industry leader and the epicenter of social video for gamers

Company growth
Parent Company
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
860 (est)+19%
Twitch is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Twitch

Emmett Shear

Emmett Shear

CEO and Founder
Jon Carnage

Jon Carnage

Network Content Director
Jonathan Simpson-Bint

Jonathan Simpson-Bint

Kym Nelson

Kym Nelson

SVP Sales
Kevin Lin

Kevin Lin

Co-Founder and COO

Twitch Office Locations

Twitch has offices in San Francisco, Berlin, , São Paulo and in 13 other locations
San Francisco, US
São Paulo, BR
Irvine, US
Chicago, US
Bangkok, TH
Taipei, TW
Seoul, KR
Berlin, DE
Austin, US
Düsseldorf, DE
London, GB
New York, US
Seattle, US
Stockholm, SE

Twitch Metrics

Twitch Summary

In total, Twitch had raised $35 M. Twitch is a subsidiary of Amazon

Twitch Online Presence

Twitch News

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