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Top 4 Unicorn Companies From North Carolina

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The number of successful companies run by founders from North Carolina and worth more than $1 billion is becoming increasingly hard to ignore.

Particularly when a lot of these companies were only founded within the last 5 years or so.

That’s why we decided to put together this list of 4 companies from North Carolina that have achieved the Unicorn status.

The 4 Unicorns in North Carolina

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Epic Games

Epic Games

Epic Games offers full-featured game engine technology, giving developers everything they need to bring their creative visions to life.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $42.00

    B (

    October 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Cary

  • Started in:

    1991

  • Founders:

    Mark Rein, Tim Sweeney

  • Industries:

    Developer Platform, Gaming, Software, Video Games

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $544.93M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    34

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Pendo

Pendo

Pendo is building a world-class product experience platform, helping shape the future of how software is built, used, and adopted.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.60

    B (

    October 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Raleigh

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Eric Boduch, Erik Troan, Rahul Jain, Todd Olson

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Enterprise Software, Product Design, Product Management, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $359.17M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    11

  • Number of investors:

    17

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Tresata

Tresata

Tresata provides an integrated solution for data collection, analysis, and presentation of customer intelligence to improve business processes and increase revenues.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    October 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Charlotte

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Abhishek Virendra Mehta, Richard Morris

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Enterprise Software, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $324.65M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    1

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Printful

Printful

Printful is a fast and simple drop shipping service for Print on Demand products that seamlessly integrates with your e-commerce platform.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Charlotte

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Davis Siksnans, Lauris Liberts

  • Industries:

    Delivery, E-Commerce, Fashion, Printing, Shipping

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $130.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    1

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