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The 7 Unicorn Startups Founded in Seattle

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Have you ever wondered which private companies in Seattle have the highest valuations?

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We've decided to take a deep dive and put together a list containing 7 Seattle unicorn startups, from highest to lowest valuation.

The 7 Unicorns in Seattle

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Outreach

Outreach

Outreach is an all-in-one sales engagement platform to increase sales productivity across the enterprise by optimising consumer interactions.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.40

    B (

    April 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Andrew Kinzer, Gordon Hempton, Manny Medina, Wes Hather

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, CRM, Enterprise Software, Sales

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $489.78M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    14

  • Number of investors:

    36

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Highspot

Highspot

Highspot is an AI-powered sales platform that makes use of machine learning and natural language processing (NLP) to deliver relevant, personalized content to your sales team, at scale.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.50

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    David Wortendyke, Oliver Sharp, Robert Wahbe, Scot Gellock

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Enterprise Software, Sales Automation

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $652.85M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    13

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Rec Room

Rec Room

Rec Room is a social network for gamers and creators. Play games, create your own levels, and share all with friends.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.50

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Bilal Orhan, Cameron Brown, Dan Kroymann, John Bevis, Josh Wehrly, Nick Fajt

  • Industries:

    Augmented Reality, Gaming, Software, Virtual Reality

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $294.82M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    11

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Convoy

Convoy

Convoy is a real-time, demand-based digital freight network to bring efficiency and transparency between shippers and carriers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.75

    B (

    September 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Dan Lewis, Grant Goodale

  • Industries:

    Freight Service, Logistics, Service Industry, Supply Chain Management, Transportation

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $675.46M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    47

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Qumulo

Qumulo

Qumulo is the first and only distributed file platform that enables enterprises to store and manage all their file data -- regardless of where it resides -- in one place, with confidence.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.20

    B (

    July 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Aaron Passey, Neal Fachan, Peter Godman

  • Industries:

    Big Data, Cloud Data Services, Cloud Storage, Data Storage, Enterprise Software, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $345.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    13

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Karat

Karat

Karat develops an interviewing cloud platform to solve the multi-decade global shortage of software engineers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Seattle

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Jeffrey Spector, Mohit Bhende

  • Industries:

    Information Technology, Recruiting, SaaS, Software Engineering

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $151.60M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    18

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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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