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Websiteelance.com
Blogelance.com/blog
Twitter@elance
CategoryConsumer Web
Phone650.316-7500
Emailgetstarted@elance...
Employees100
Founded1998
DescriptionOnline Employment Platform

Offices

Headquarters
441 Logue Avenue
Mountain View, CA, 94043
USA

People

CEO & President
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VP,Enterprise Solutions
VP, Categories
VP & General Counsel
VP, Europe
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Elance

Elance. is where people Work Differently™. A pioneer in today’s freelance revolution, Elance connects the world through work.

Today over 800,000 businesses and 3 million freelancers use Elance in 170+ countries. Innovative global enterprises, small businesses and startups tap into the Elance talent pool, building teams from software engineers, application developers and web and graphic designers to copywriters, market researchers, data scientists, social media marketers, customer service agents and other business professionals. More than 1.3 million freelance jobs are completed through Elance annually.

Recent Milestones

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    Elance — Elance, oDesk deal forms giant freelance service (12/18/13)
    Posted 12/18/13 at 10:16pm via bizjournals.com
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    Elance added Lauren Schulte as Director, Marketing Communications. (5/1/13)
    Posted 8/4/13 at 11:20pm
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    Elance added Virginia Ebio as Data Entry Professional. (4/8/13)
    Posted 4/30/13 at 11:50pm
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    Elance added Brandon Calley as Director, Sales. (4/1/13)
    Posted 6/28/13 at 2:44pm
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    Elance received $16M in Venture Round funding. (1/24/12)
    Posted 1/24/12 at 5:18am via techcrunch.com
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    Elance — Elance To Give $1 Million To Startup America Partnership (1/9/12)
    Posted 1/9/12 at 10:38pm via techcrunch.com
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    Elance added Victor Cheng as Sr. Director of Engineering. (1/1/12)
    Posted 7/16/12 at 3:02pm
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    Elance added Boris Elpiner as Head of Online Customer Acquisition. (1/1/10)
    Posted 7/3/13 at 11:26am
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    Elance added Victor Cheng as Tech Lead / Development Manager. (1/1/07)
    Posted 7/16/12 at 3:02pm
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    Elance received $10M in Venture Round funding. (7/21/04)
    Posted 7/5/13 at 7:53am via sec.gov
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    Elance received $6.8M in Venture Round funding. (4/1/03)
    Posted 7/5/13 at 7:58am
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    Elance added Eric Roach as CEO. (12/1/00)
    Posted 4/5/11 at 5:41am
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    Elance received $50M in Series B funding. (9/26/00)
    Posted 8/23/11 at 4:10pm via thefreelibrary.com
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    Elance received $12M in Series A funding. (2/1/00)
    Posted 8/19/11 at 3:24pm via sramanamitra.com
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    Elance added Umesh Krishnaswamy as Technical Consultant. (1/1/99)
    Posted 6/22/13 at 3:26am
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    Elance added Beerud Sheth as Founder & VP. (1/1/98)
    Posted 5/4/09 at 3:21pm

Videos

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Tim Ferriss explains Elance services

Added: 12/22/12
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The Elance Private Talent Cloud for Enterprises

Added: 1/12/14
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Forbes Spotlight on Elance

Added: 12/22/12
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Elance + StartupBus

Added: 1/12/14
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Elance Annual Impact Report

Added: 7/5/13

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Elance screenshot
Above: Homepage
Uploaded: 9/13/13

Products

Online Employment Platform

Websiteelance.com
Blogelance.com/blog
Launch Date1998
Tags online-employment, talent, freelance, php, it, marketing, creative

Videos

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Elance: A World of Talent Ready to Work

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Sources

  1. Deal Radar 2008: Elance (sramanamitra.com) [edit]
  2. eLance Raises $50 Million in Second Round of Funding; Pequot Capital Leads Group of Investors; Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Invests Again. (thefreelibrary.com) [edit]
  3. Stripes Group Source [edit]
  4. SEC Filing (sec.gov) [edit]
  5. Online Job Marketplace Elance Raises $16M From Kleiner Perkins, NEA And The Stripes Group (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Elance To Give $1 Million To Startup America Partnership (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Elance, oDesk deal forms giant freelance service (bizjournals.com) [edit]
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