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19 Well-Known Unicorns in the Marketing Industry

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Klaviyo

Klaviyo

Klaviyo is a powerful email platform that combines automation, marketing-based business intelligence, and lead nurturing to help grow your ecommerce.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $9.20

    B (

    November 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Boston

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Andrew Bialecki, Ed Hallen

  • Industries:

    Advertising, Analytics, E-Commerce, Marketing, Marketing Automation, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $678.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    15

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6Sense

6Sense

6sense uses proprietary algorithms to provide actionable business insights that turn marketing campaigns into customer engagements, helping B2B organizations with predictable revenue growth.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $5.20

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Amanda Kahlow, Dustin Chang, Premal Shah, Shane Moriah, Viral Bajaria

  • Industries:

    Big Data, Business Information Systems, Marketing, Sales Automation

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $424.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    18

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Vuori

Vuori

Vuori offers a collection of apparel brands for men and women.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.00

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Carlsbad

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Joseph Kudla

  • Industries:

    Brand Marketing, Fashion, Marketing, Retail, Sales

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $447.60M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    2

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Yello Mobile

Yello Mobile

Yello Mobile aims to build a world-class, horizontally integrated business platform under its flagship Yello Digital Marketing.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.00

    B (

    November 2014

    )

  • Country:

    South Korea

  • City:

    Seoul

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Sanghyuk Lee

  • Industries:

    Internet, Marketing, Mobile, Shopping, Travel

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $216.07M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    3

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Iterable

Iterable

Iterable provides a marketing automation platform designed to optimize and measure every customer interaction.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    June 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Andrew Boni, Justin Zhu

  • Industries:

    CRM, Digital Marketing, Email Marketing, Enterprise Software, Marketing, Marketing Automation, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $342.40M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    19

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Kajabi

Kajabi

Kajabi offers a subscription service to people who want to monetize their expertise, offering tools for creating websites, online classes, newsletters, podcasts and collecting payment from members.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Irvine

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    Kenny Rueter, Travis Rosser

  • Industries:

    CRM, E-Commerce, EdTech, Lead Generation, Marketing, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $550.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    6

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FullStory

FullStory

FullStory is a customer experience data app that captures customer experience data in one powerful and easy-to-use platform.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.80

    B (

    August 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Atlanta

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Bruce Johnson, Joel Webber, Scott Voigt

  • Industries:

    Analytics, E-Commerce, Internet, Marketing, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $170.20M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    8

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Trader Interactive

Trader Interactive

Trader Interactive is the leading provider of online market places and digital marketing products serving the lifestyle vehicles .

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.63

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Norfolk

  • Started in:

    2009

  • Founders:

    No Data

  • Industries:

    Advertising, E-Commerce, Marketing

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $624.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    2

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Zenoti

Zenoti

Zenoti offers a cloud-based spa management platform that enables salons and spas to manage their business operations in real time. It gives salons the ability to find, book, track, and manage all its services, inventory, employees, schedules, clients, purchases, bills and invoices.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.50

    B (

    December 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Bellevue

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    Dheeraj Koneru, Saritha Katikaneni, Sudheer Koneru

  • Industries:

    Billing, Cloud Data Services, CRM, Enterprise Software, Marketing, Point of Sale, SaaS, Scheduling, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $179.85M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    6

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Yotpo

Yotpo

Yotpo is a customer experience company that empowers eCommerce brands through authentic product content and engaging marketing tools.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.40

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Omri Cohen, Tomer Tagrin

  • Industries:

    Content, E-Commerce, Marketing, Social Media Marketing

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $436.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    11

  • Number of investors:

    22

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Veepee

Veepee

Veepee is a multi-platform e-commerce company that helps connect customers to sellers around the world.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.38

    B (

    July 2007

    )

  • Country:

    France

  • City:

    La Plaine Saint-Denis

  • Started in:

    2001

  • Founders:

    Michael Benabou

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Fashion, Marketing, Retail, Sales

  • Number of employees:

    5,000-10,000

  • Funding Amount:

    No Data

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    2

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You & Mr Jones

You & Mr Jones

The Brandtech Group (formerly You & Mr Jones) helps brands do their marketing better, faster and cheaper using technology

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.30

    B (

    November 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    David Jones, Jean-Marc Antoni

  • Industries:

    Advertising, Brand Marketing, Content Marketing, Marketing

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $608.28M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    1

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GrubMarket

GrubMarket

GrubMarket supplies local fresh food online with affordable prices and convenient delivery.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.20

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Mike Xu

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Grocery, Internet, Marketing, Retail Technology

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $396.06M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    61

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Tealium

Tealium

Tealium is the leading provider of customer data orchestration tools that improve the effectiveness of digital marketing using first-party data across advertising, ecommerce and digital analytics.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.20

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Diego

  • Started in:

    2008

  • Founders:

    Ali Behnam, Mike Anderson

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Data Integration, Developer APIs, Enterprise Software, Marketing

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $263.90M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    17

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Amperity

Amperity

Amperity is an Intelligent Customer Data Platform that enables global consumer companies to maximize their revenue potential by accessing all of their customer data.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Derek Slager, Kabir Shahani

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Big Data, Machine Learning, Marketing, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $217.30M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    17

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Carson Group

Carson Group

Carson Group's companies cater to financial advisors and investors.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Lincoln

  • Started in:

    1983

  • Founders:

    Ron Carson

  • Industries:

    Advice, Education, Financial Services, Marketing

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $217.01M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    1

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InMobi

InMobi

InMobi uses search algorithm to allow highly targeted and optimised ranking of mobile advertisements.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    December 2014

    )

  • Country:

    India

  • City:

    Bengaluru

  • Started in:

    2007

  • Founders:

    Abhay Singhal, Amit Gupta, Mohit Saxena, Naveen Tewari, Piyush Shah

  • Industries:

    Advertising, Advertising Platforms, Digital Media, Marketing, Mobile

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $510.60M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    6

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MediaMath

MediaMath

MediaMath delivers world-class, global technology and data science solutions that provide an end-to-end advertising platform - from planning to activation - for brands and agencies.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    July 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2007

  • Founders:

    Erich Wasserman, Greg Williams, Joe Zawadzki

  • Industries:

    Advertising, Analytics, Digital Media, Internet, Marketing, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $6,873.95M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    14

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Tezign

Tezign

Tezign is the contech startup in China aiming to build the digital infrastructure of content experience

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Shanghai

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Daisy Guo, Ling Fan, Zhe Wang

  • Industries:

    Animation, Content Marketing, Graphic Design, Marketing, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $142.27M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    10

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