UrbanSitter uses members' existing networks to match families with babysitters. Babysitters post their credentials and availability. Parents search and book sitters online. Parents share their enthusiasm for sitters by writing reviews. The use of Facebook Connect and affiliation groups creates community and trusted networks between families and sitters.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
544 (est)
UrbanSitter was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at UrbanSitter

Neal Hansch

Neal Hansch

Daisy Downs

Daisy Downs

Co-Founder & VP of Marketing
Andrea Barrett

Andrea Barrett

VP of Product & Co-Founder
Lauren Hahn

Lauren Hahn

Director of Marketing
Scott Hintz

Scott Hintz


UrbanSitter Office Locations

UrbanSitter has offices in San Francisco, Portland, Denver, New York and in 13 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
268 Bush Street
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UrbanSitter Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$40.2 m

Latest funding size

$17 m

Time since last funding

4 months


UrbanSitter's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $17 m. In total, UrbanSitter has raised $40.2 m

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UrbanSitter Online and Social Media Presence

UrbanSitter News and Updates

UrbanSitter lands $17 mln Series C in AVP-led round

San Francisco-based UrbanSitter, a service that helps parents book babysitters, has secured $17 million in Series C funding. Advance Venture Partners led the round with participation from return backers Canaan Partners, Aspect Ventures, DBL Investors, First Round Capital, Menlo Ventures, Shatter Fun…

UrbanSitter Company Life and Culture

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