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WePay, Inc.
380 Portage Avenue
Palo Alto, CA, 94306


CEO, Co-Founder
VP Product
VP Marketing
VP, Sales and Business Development
VP Risk
Board of Directors
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WePay is a payments API company that has built its API specifically for platform businesses like marketplaces, crowdfunding sites and small business software. These platforms are empowering millions of users worldwide to unlock all kinds of creative commerce. Through its proprietary Veda social risk engine, WePay gives platforms a flexible payments API that provides a great user experience while still being able to take on all their fraud risk and compliance burdens.

WePay has processed transactions for more than 200,000 customers and 280+ partners. Platform businesses such as GoFundMe, HoneyFund, Fundly, CustomMade, and LessAccounting have chosen WePay’s API to handle their payments. The company’s customer service team won the 2013 Gold Stevie Award for its outstanding work with customers.

Recent Milestones

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    WePay received $15M in Series C funding. (1/16/14)
    Posted 1/16/14 at 3:30am via
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    WePay added Susan Dunn as General Counsel. (3/1/13)
    Posted 6/28/13 at 2:55pm
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    WePay — WePay Announces New iOS App to Accept Credit Cards (2/28/13)
    Posted 5/4/10 at 8:18pm via
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    WePay added Tina Hsiao as VP Marketing. (1/1/13)
    Posted 5/31/13 at 1:52pm
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    WePay received $10M in Series B funding. (5/3/12)
    Posted 5/3/12 at 7:03pm via
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    WePay added Aleksey Sanin as CSO & VP of Engineering. (9/1/10)
    Posted 2/27/14 at 9:20am
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    WePay received $7.5M in Series B funding. (8/12/10)
    Posted 8/13/10 at 1:41am via
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    WePay received $1.65M in Series A funding. (12/23/09)
    Posted 12/23/09 at 8:22pm via
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    WePay received in Seed funding. (1/1/09)
    Posted 12/23/09 at 8:22pm
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    WePay added Porter Gale as Advisor. (1/1/09)
    Posted 7/22/13 at 11:53am
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    WePay added Chris Min as CFO.
    Posted 10/28/11 at 6:29pm
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    WePay added Tyler Gaffney as VP, Sales and Business Development.
    Posted 6/27/13 at 3:03pm
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    WePay added Bill Clerico as CEO, Co-Founder.
    Posted 12/23/09 at 9:01pm
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    WePay added Eric Stern as Developer.
    Posted 12/23/09 at 9:02pm



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  2. WePay raises $1.65M for Virtual Group Banking ( [edit]
  3. WePay Raises $7.5 Million For Hassle-Free Group Payments Platform ( [edit]
  4. WePay Raises $10 Million To Scale Its Online Payment Platform ( [edit]
  5. After A Pivot, WePay Raises $15M To Focus On Payments API For Marketplaces, Crowdfunding Sites And Others ( [edit]
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