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Acquired byQVC
Date12/2012

General Information

Offices

San Mateo, USA
60 E. 3rd Ave.
Suite 410
San Mateo, CA, 94410
USA

People

CEO
CTO
CFO
VP User Experience
VP Sales & Account Management

Acquisitions

Grouply, 11/2010

Funding

TOTAL $23.9M
FUNDING TOTAL $23.9M
Series A, 5/2006
Greylock Partners
Redpoint Ventures
$5M
Series B, 7/2007
Jafco Ventures
$11M
Series C, 2/2009
Jafco Ventures
Redpoint Ventures
Greylock Partners
$6.4M
Venture Round, 9/2010
Greylock Partners
Redpoint Ventures
$1.5M

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Oodle

Craig Donato, Scott Kister, and Faith Sedlin founded Oodle, a social marketplace, in 2004. Oodle also powers the Facebook Marketplace, the app for buying, selling, and sharing with your Facebook community. Oodle has received funding from Greylock, Redpoint Ventures, and Jafco Ventures.

Recent Milestones

  • Handshake
    Oodle was acquired by QVC. (12/5/12)
    Posted 12/7/12 at 7:29pm via techcrunch.com
  • Check
    Oodle added Tom Wailes as VP User Experience. (4/1/11)
    Posted 3/21/12 at 11:17am
  • Check
    Oodle — Oodle relaunches as a social marketplace. (12/15/10)
    Posted 12/16/10 at 3:53pm via businesswire.com
  • Handshake
    Oodle acquired Grouply. (11/17/10)
    Posted 11/17/10 at 1:15pm via paidcontent.org
  • Dollar
    Oodle received $1.5M in Venture Round funding. (9/3/10)
    Posted 9/7/10 at 12:23pm via venturebeat.com
  • Check
    Oodle added Greg Pray as VP Sales & Account Management. (9/1/10)
    Posted 3/21/12 at 11:17am
  • Check
    Oodle added Stephen Feltner as Vice President of Sales. (8/6/10)
    Posted 8/6/10 at 9:23am
  • Check
    Oodle added Jenny Rutherford as vice president of marketing. (8/6/10)
    Posted 8/6/10 at 9:23am
  • Check
    Oodle added Tod Harmon as CFO. (5/1/10)
    Posted 8/6/10 at 9:22am
  • Check
    Oodle added Charlie Engel as Vice President of Real Estate. (3/6/10)
    Posted 8/6/10 at 9:24am
  • Check
    Oodle — Facebook Marketplace has over 10M unique users/month. (1/1/10)
    Posted 11/29/10 at 2:51pm
  • Check
    Oodle — Oodle launches Marketplace on Facebook (3/1/09)
    Posted 11/29/10 at 2:28pm via facebook.com
  • Dollar
    Oodle received $6.4M in Series C funding. (2/10/09)
    Posted 2/10/09 at 2:33am via sec.gov
  • Check
    Oodle added Jason Putnam as Vice President of Sales. (9/20/08)
    Posted 3/3/09 at 5:09am
  • Check
    Oodle — Oodle launches Marketplace on MySpace (8/1/08)
    Posted 11/29/10 at 2:26pm via mashable.com
  • Check
    Oodle added Kurt Freytag as Director of Product. (5/1/08)
    Posted 5/13/13 at 2:20pm

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Products

Oodle

Websiteoodle.com
Blogblog.oodle.com
StageLive
Launch DateMay, 2005
Tags aggregator

Oodle is a social marketplace where users can easily buy, sell, lend and give with friends, friends-of-friends, and other people in their local community. Oodle strongly encourages posters to include a profile and photo on their listings in order to make online buying and selling more transparent and social. Oodle’s Marketplace, which has over 14M unique monthly users, is available on Oodle (www.oodle.com), Facebook (apps.facebook.com/marketplace), iPhone & Android phones (www.oodle.com/mobile) as well as dozens of other local partner marketplaces. Oodle is available in the United States (www.oodle.com), Canada (canada.oodle.com) & the UK (www.oodle.co.uk).

Oodle screenshot
Above: Oodle Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/5/08

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Compete

Oodle

Sources

  1. QVC Acquires Social Classifieds Veteran Oodle To Help Power Its Social Commerce Evolution (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. paidcontent.org [edit]
  3. thealarmclock.com [edit]
  4. techcrunch.com [edit]
  5. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  6. Oodle grabs $1.5M to help you place classifieds on Facebook (venturebeat.com) [edit]
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