Twitter is a global social networking platform that allows its users to send and read 140-character messages known as “tweets”. It offers products and services for users, advertisers, developers and data partners. The Company enables registered users to read and post their tweets through the web, short message service, and mobile applications. As a global real-time communications platform, Twitter has a huge number of visitors and users around the world. Its active group of registered members includes world leaders, major athletes, star performers, news organizations and entertainment outlets.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
3,583 (est)
Twitter was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at Twitter

Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey

Chief Executive Officer
Biz Stone

Biz Stone

Anthony Noto

Anthony Noto

Vijaya Gadde

Vijaya Gadde

General Counsel
Leslie Berland

Leslie Berland

Head of People
Bruce Falck

Bruce Falck

Head of Revenue Product
Candi Castleberry

Candi Castleberry

VP of inclusion and diversity
Jennifer Christie

Jennifer Christie

Vice President of Human Resources
Ed Ho

Ed Ho

VP of Product and Engineering
Sriram Krishnan

Sriram Krishnan

Consumer Products
Matt Derella

Matt Derella

VP of Global Revenue
Robert Kaiden

Robert Kaiden

Chief Accounting Officer
Keith Coleman

Keith Coleman

VP of Product

Twitter Office Locations

Twitter has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston, Boulder and in 37 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
1355 Market St.
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Twitter Financials and Metrics

Twitter Financials

Twitter's revenue was reported to be $574 m in Q2, 2017

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

574 m

Net income (Q2, 2017)

(116.5 m)

Market capitalization (20-Oct-2017)

13 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

1.2 b
Twitter's current market capitalization is $13 b.
USDY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


664.9 m1.4 b2.2 b2.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

266.7 m446.3 m729.3 m932.2 m

Gross profit

398.2 m956.7 m1.5 b1.6 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


312.2 m361.3 m435.9 m502.4 m569.2 m594.5 m602 m615.9 m548.3 m574 m

Cost of goods sold

100 m124.2 m143.5 m167.6 m200.2 m198.4 m203 m225.2 m220.3 m

Gross profit

212.1 m237.1 m292.5 m334.8 m369 m396.1 m399 m390.8 m327.9 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.5 b911.5 m988.6 m


215.5 m247.8 m227 m

Current Assets

4.3 b4.4 b4.7 b


557 m735.3 m783.9 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


845 m2.3 b1.6 b883.3 m876.4 m1 b947.7 m1 b1.2 b

Current Assets

2.5 b4.2 b4.2 b4.3 b4.3 b4.4 b4.4 b4.5 b4.7 b


467.6 m504 m599.8 m651 m699.5 m746.7 m758.8 m803.3 m782.4 m


514.6 m622.6 m702.7 m1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.2 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(577.8 m)(521 m)(456.9 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

208.2 m312.8 m402.2 m

Accounts Receivable

(177.6 m)(216.6 m)(23 m)

Accounts Payable

18.1 m76.4 m(7.1 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(277 m)(452.5 m)(162.4 m)(299.1 m)(430.8 m)(79.7 m)(186.9 m)(289.8 m)(61.6 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

85.6 m145.7 m67.9 m143.9 m225.4 m88.6 m181.9 m282.8 m102.8 m

Accounts Receivable

(37.2 m)(77.8 m)(4.2 m)(43.9 m)(105.5 m)65.8 m86.2 m51.2 m153.3 m

Accounts Payable

1.4 m5.3 m(1.7 m)(11.4 m)(9.5 m)(37 m)(37.1 m)(26.3 m)(37 m)
USDY, 2017


160.2 k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Twitter Operating Metrics

Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q4, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Monthly Active Users (International)

198 m211 m221 m225 m236 m250 m254 m254 m245 m247 m250 m252 m259 m260 m

Monthly Active Users (US)

57 m60 m63 m63 m65 m66 m66 m65 m65 m66 m67 m67 m70 m68 m

Patents Issued

9629629659699709729799909931.01 k1.02 k1.04 k1.03 k

Unique Video Viewers

55 m
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Twitter Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
NicheFebruary 11, 2015$30 m

Twitter Market Value History

Twitter Revenue Breakdown

Twitter's employees are reported to be approximately 37% female and 63% male.

Twitter Job Categories

Twitter Median Salaries

Source: 1.1 k public H-1B filings from Twitter
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Traffic Overview of Twitter

Twitter Online and Social Media Presence

Twitter News and Updates

Justin Bieber covered his abs with an elaborate tattoo and the internet is still processing

Take it easy, internet. It's Justin's body. Let him make his choices. Justin Bieber set off a fan firestorm on Saturday when he shared a look at his new ink. It's not a subtle tattoo, with shaded black ink now covering the majority of the pop star's front torso. SEE ALSO: Justin Bieber shares that…

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Retweeted Alleged Russian Troll Account

It's hard to separate truth from propaganda on social media - even for the boss.

People On Twitter Really Want Alec Baldwin To Run For President

"If I run for a President, think of how entertaining the debates would be," Baldwin tweeted.

Jenna Jameson Slams First Transgender Playmate, ‘Likes’ Anti-Trans Tweets

The former Playboy model denied being transphobic, though her Twitter activity suggests otherwise.

Actor known for 'Twin Peaks' and 'Parks and Recreation' dead at 56

Actor Brent Briscoe – known best for his role as JJ of JJ's Diner fame on Parks and Recreation – died at 56 on Wednesday. Per Variety, the cause of death is internal bleeding and heart complications sustained after "a serious fall" that put him in the hospital.  SEE ALSO: Ben Wyatt and Jean-Ralphi…

Trump To Release Classified Files On JFK Assassination

More than 3,000 documents related to the 1963 shooting death have never been publicly released.
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Twitter Company Life and Culture

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