Bonusly is an employee recognition platform that offers companies a web platform to reward and motivate employees by using peer-to-peer bonuses.

Bonusly is the fun and easy way to engage all of your employees and improve retention and productivity at every level of your organization.

Bonusly was founded in 2012 by Raphael Crawford-Marks and John Quinn. The company is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.


Bonusly's platform empowers real-time recognition to highlight accomplishments big and small in a very positive and public way, which fosters stronger cultures and builds resilient companies.


Bonusly also provides strong support for an organization's diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) programs by recognizing and encouraging inclusiveness. Its recognition platform captures and analyzes a treasure trove of real-time data on how organizations really work, communicate and connect, informing HR teams and managers so they can make powerful behavior change throughout an employee population.


Bonusly's platform is trusted by thousands of companies to cultivate high-performing and motivated teams, regardless of their location, work setting, or industry. Current customers include Chobani, ZipRecruiter, Pender Veterinary, and SDMI.


Bonusly is backed by FirstMark Capital, Access Venture Partners, Next Frontier Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Ankona Capital, Operator Partners, and others. The company raised $18.9M in a Series B round on Feb 28, 2023. This brings Bonusly's total funding to $31.4M to date.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $31.4M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Boulder
  • State: Colorado
  • Country: United States
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