- San Francisco, CA
- Square is a merchant services aggregator and mobile payment company that aims to simplify commerce through technology.
- Jack Dorsey, Jim McKelvey
- Mobile Payments, Analytics, Finance, Hardware, Software, FinTech, Mobile, Payments
Square helps anyone take care of their business. Square's complete register service is a full point of sale with tools for every part of running a business, from accepting credit cards and tracking sales and inventory to small-business financing. Customers also use Square Cash, the easiest way to send and receive money, and Square Order, a new way to pre-order food and drinks for pickup. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Francisco, Square is currently available in the United States, Canada, and Japan.
Funding Rounds (7) - $590.5MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|Oct, 2014||$150M / Series E||$6B||GIC||5|
|Apr, 2014||$100M / Debt Financing||—||—||5|
|Sep, 2012||$200M / Series D||$3.25B||—||4|
|Dec, 2011||$3M / Series C||—||Richard Branson||2|
|Jun, 2011||$100M / Series C||—||Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers||2|
|Jan, 2011||$27.5M / Series B||—||Sequoia Capital||3|
|Nov, 2009||$10M / Series A||—||Khosla Ventures||20|
|Jun 14, 2016||Storehouse||Unknown|
|Mar 14, 2016||Framed Data||Unknown|
|Apr 8, 2015||Fastbite||Unknown|
|Mar 11, 2015||Kili||Unknown|
|Aug 4, 2014||Caviar||$90M in Stock|
|Feb 26, 2014||BookFresh||Unknown|
|Dec 11, 2013||Evenly||Unknown|
|Dec 3, 2013||Viewfinder||Unknown|
|Oct 1, 2012||80/20||Unknown|
|Sep 6, 2011||Catapult Mediaworks, LLC||Unknown|
Current Team (49)Update
Square Analytics, a free set of tools that tie in to its suite of register products.
Square Appointments, an online appointment booking service.
Send and request money for free.
Place orders for pickup from local shops, cafes, and restaurants.
The pocket-size point of sale that powers your whole business.
Square Stand turns an iPad into a complete point of sale.
|Oct 17, 2016||Business Wire - Viptela Customer to Present SD-WAN Case Study at WAN Summit London|
|Oct 14, 2016||TechCrunch - While the IPO market roars back, venture remains leery|
|Sep 27, 2016||Sydney Morning Herlad - Square launches 'queue busting' Apple Pay reader in Australia|
|Sep 26, 2016||TechCrunch - Square hopes to ease the EMV transition with faster transaction times|
|Sep 26, 2016||Business Wire - Square Announces Faster Chip Card Speeds|
|Sep 23, 2016||TechCrunch - Who invests in hardware?|
|Sep 17, 2016||The Economist - Twitter in retweet|
|Sep 15, 2016||Houston Chronical - Unicorns And Wall Street|
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