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The 3 Unicorn Startups Founded in Oakland

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Oakland is filled with successful companies that have raised millions of dollars in VC funding that came from some of the top investors in the world.

Many of these successes have turned into unicorns — private companies worth over $1 billion.

If you want to build the next unicorn in Oakland, these 3 companies should be your inspiration.

The 3 Unicorns in Oakland

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FiveTran

FiveTran

Fivetran’s business-grade data connectors and cloud integrations quickly and reliably sync your data, no matter how big or complex. No coding or scripting required.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $5.60

    B (

    June 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Oakland

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    George Fraser, Taylor Brown, Travis Ferber

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Cloud Data Services, Data Integration

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $728.02M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    9

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LaunchDarkly

LaunchDarkly

LaunchDarkly is a feature management platform that allows software development teams to deliver to their customers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Oakland

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Edith Harbaugh, John Kodumal

  • Industries:

    Developer Tools, Software, Test and Measurement

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $330.34M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    13

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Everlaw

Everlaw

Everlaw offers a platform for document analysis to law firms, government, and corporations.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Oakland

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    AJ Shankar, Jeffrey Friedman

  • Industries:

    Cloud Computing, Document Management, Legal, Legal Tech

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $435.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    7

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