Funding Received
$55.1 Million in 6 Rounds from 12 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$6 Million Series C on July 2, 2014
San Francisco, CA
Inkling offers an end-to-end platform for mobile learning content, creating and selling interactive ebooks and other digital content.
Robert Cromwell, Josh Forman, Matt MacInnis
Android, iOS, Software, Publishing, Cloud Infrastructure, Enterprise Software, Digital Media, Mobile

Company Details


Inkling is a pioneer in collaborative cloud publishing. Inkling is reimagining digital books by creating intuitive, interactive and engaging books built for mobile and web. Through Inkling, the world's leading publishers are building their best content on Inkling's cloud publishing platform — Inkling Habitat. Inkling is moving an entire industry forward by creating the infrastructure to transform words on paper into content in the cloud. Based in San Francisco, Inkling is backed by Sequoia Capital and partners with the world's leading publishers.

Current Team (9)


Past Team (2)

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    Josh Forman

    Co-founder & VP, Product
    Sep 21, 2001 - Apr 11, 2014
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    Dean Hunt

    Sep 5, 2011 - Apr, 2014

Board Members and Advisors (5)


Acquisitions (2)


Investors (12)

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    Sequoia Capital

    Venture Capital
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    Felicis Ventures

    Felicis Ventures is a boutique venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley
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    Tenaya Capital

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    Jafco Ventures

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    Kapor Capital

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    Sherpalo Ventures

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    Pearson Education

    Pearson Education operates online platforms for students and educators.
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Offices/Locations (2)

  • New York Office

    154 Grand Street

    New York, NY 10013


  • Headquarters

    153 Kearny Street

    4th Floor

    San Francisco, CA 94108


Customers (6)

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    Elsevier is a global publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and...
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    Wolters Kluwer

    Wolters Kluwer is The Professional's First Choice for information, tools, and solutions that...
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    McGraw-Hill Education

    McGraw-Hill Education is a leading global provider of educational materials, information and...
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    Pearson is a multimedia publishing and education company with businesses in education, business...
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    Lonely Planet

    Travel Guides
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    John Wiley & Sons

    John Wiley & Sons, a publishing company, offers a range of academic materials to...

Images (1)

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