Funding Received
$80.3 Million in 2 Rounds from 1 Investor
Most Recent Funding
$300 Thousand Venture on July 31, 2014
Founded:
January 1, 2001
Headquarters:
Annapolis, MD
Description:
BIGWORD is an online search engine for buying, renting, and selling textbooks and comparing their prices.
Founders:
Jeff Sherwood
Categories:
Curated Web
Website:
http://www.bigwords.com

Detailed Description

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BIGWORDS compares the best textbook stores at once finding the sweetest, cheapest textbooks on the planet. Multi-Item Price Optimization™ saves about $1,000 annually on average, including coupons, promotions, and shipping*. 35-45% cheaper textbooks than other online stores, 50% cheaper than bookstores.

Current Team (1)

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Past Team (3)

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    Julie Demsey

    Director of Product Management
    1999 - Jan, 2000
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    Rob Fracisco

    Junior Designer
    May 1, 1999 - Aug 1, 2000
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    Andy Smith

    Director, Marketing and Business Development
    Nov 1, 2000

Funding Rounds (2) - $300k

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Acquisitions (4)

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Investors (1)

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    Lighter Capital

    Lighter Capital is reinventing how small businesses get capital for growth, filling the gap...

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • BIGWORDS.com

    907 Coachway

    Annapolis, MD 21401

    USA

Images (2)

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