- Funding Received
- $25.8 Million in 5 Rounds from 10 Investors
- Most Recent Funding
- $13 Million Series C on January 18, 2011
- San Francisco, CA
- Scribd is a digital library, featuring e-book subscription services on iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet.
- Tikhon Bernstam, Jared Friedman, Trip Adler
- Publishing, E-Books, Social Media, File Sharing, News
Scribd is the premier subscription reading service with more than 500,000 titles, including New York Times bestsellers, classics, and reader favorites in every genre.
A pioneer of the all-you-can-read model, Scribd's subscriptions service allows readers to have unlimited access to more than 500,000 books from nearly 1,000 publishers, including Harper Collins, Simon & Schuster, Open Road Media, Lonely Planet, National Geographic, Rosetta, Workman, Wiley and more.
Launched in 2007 by Trip Adler and Jared Friedman in San Francisco, CA, Scribd is backed by Y Combinator, Charles River Ventures, and Redpoint Ventures. Scribd has more than 80 million active readers visiting the site each month, and its document reader has been embedded more than 10 million times across the web on sites like The New York Times, USA Today, Guardian, and TechCrunch.
Current Team (7)Update
Past Team (12)Update
2008 - Jan, 2010
Community & Content Manager
2011 - Jan, 2011
2008 - Jan, 2011
Jan, 2010 - Dec, 2011
Head of Business Operations & Recruiting
SVP, Business Development
2010 - Jan, 2012
VP, Business Development
2008 - Jan, 2010
Funding Rounds (5) - $25.8MUpdate
Board Members and Advisors (3)Update
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