- Washington, DC
- LivingSocial is an online marketplace that allows people to buy and share deals on the best things to do in their cities and beyond.
- Tim O'Shaughnessy, Aaron Batalion, Val Aleksenko, Eddie Frederick
- E-Commerce, Marketing, Advertising, Marketplace
LivingSocial is an online marketplace that allows people to buy and share deals on the best things to do in their cities. Deals include favorite restaurants, spas, sporting events, hotels and other local attractions in major cities. They company also offers deals on vacations around the world, called Escapes.
LivingSocial has an extensive user base of more than 40 million, and is headquartered in Washington, D.C. To date, they have sold over 205 million vouchers.
Funding Rounds (9) - $928.23MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|Feb, 2013||$110M / Private Equity||—||—||8|
|Nov, 2011||$176M / Series F||—||J.P. Morgan Securities Inc.||3|
|Apr, 2011||$400M / Series E||—||—||5|
|Dec, 2010||$183M / Series D||—||Amazon||2|
|Jul, 2010||$10.23M / Venture||—||—||0|
|Apr, 2010||$14M / Series C||—||Lightspeed Venture Partners||4|
|Mar, 2010||$25M / Series B||—||U.S. Venture Partners (USVP)||3|
|Jan, 2010||$5M / Series B||—||Grotech Ventures||4|
|Jul, 2008||$5M / Series A||—||4|
|Apr 27, 2012||ONOSYS Online Ordering||$6.5M in Stock|
|Mar, 2012||Jump On It||$40M (terms undisclosed)|
|Sep 16, 2011||Ticket Monster (Korea)||$350M in Cash & Stock|
|Jun 27, 2011||Ensogo||Unknown|
|Jun 27, 2011||GoNabit||Unknown|
|Apr 15, 2011||SocialMedia.com||$3M in Stock|
|Mar 14, 2011||InfoEther||Unknown|
|Oct 19, 2010||Urban Escapes||Unknown|
Current Team (14)Update
Sub Organizations (1)Update
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|Jul 14, 2016||Tech2 - Pokemon Go may add sponsored locations|
|Jul 14, 2016||Channel News Asia - Tech - Pokemon GO could be next big marketing tool for retailers|
|Jun 21, 2016||9to5Toys - Sam’s Club one-year membership w/ $10 credit + $100 worth of discounts for $25 ($155 value)|
|Jun 15, 2016||Venture Capital Database - E-Commerce Startup Funding On Track For Worst Year Since 2012|
|Jun 14, 2016||Vator.tv - Online retailer One Kings Lane bought by Bed Bath & Beyond|
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