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”Politicians are seeking out start-ups like Thumbtack to learn more about how they work, especially because their business models represent a counterpoint to Uber’s.”
Politicians Turn to Start-Ups for Grasp of ‘Gig Economy’
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”That model has proved to be scalable for Thumbtack, which has grown from 70,000 paying professionals last year to 200,000 today... ”
Thumbtack Becomes Latest Unicorn, Raises $125 Million At $1.25 Billion Valuation
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”The company has grown has already generated more than $1 billion in business for the more than 200,000 professionals that use its platform.”
Thumbtack Raises $125 Million to Help You Find a Plumber
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” of the anointed leaders in its particular brand of marketplace, linking up home and other professional freelancers with individuals requiring their services.”
Local Services Marketplace Thumbtack Makes Its First Acquisition, The Acqui-Hire Of HeartThis
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”The investment catapults the six-year-old start-up into the ranks of the unicorns, a popular term for privately held companies that are valued at more than $1 billion.”
Thumbtack Raises New Funding at a $1.3 Billion Valuation
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”There are big network effects here”
Valuable matches... we bring professionals to you: Thumbtack CEO
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The CEO of the Latest Unicorn Can’t Stand the Term ‘Unicorn’
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Techcrunch Cribs
Thumbtack’s Modern Industrial HQ
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Not a Fish Tale: There Are About 1,000 Full-Time Professional Mermaids in the U.S.
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NBC Bay Area
Presidential Candidate Jeb Bush Visits San Francisco’s Thumbtack
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Need Customers? Thumbtack Got $125M to Help Small Business Find Them
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Thumbtack, one of the country’s hottest start-ups
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Building Thumbtack: Six Years, Forty-two Rejections, and a Singular Obsession...
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Thumbtack Pros: Voices of Independence
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Thumbtack in D.C.: Digital Marketplaces and the Future of Work
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About Thumbtack

Headquartered in San Francisco, Thumbtack is the world’s largest online and mobile marketplace for hiring local professionals for anything from event photography to custom shelving to piano lessons and more.

Our investors

We’ve proudly raised more than $270 Million in funding from Google Capital, Sequoia Capital, Baillie Gifford, Tiger Global Management, Javelin Venture Partners, and other prominent investors.

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