SurveyMonkey is a leading global survey software company which offers a cloud-based online survey and questionnaire tool that helps users gather survey-related information

SurveyMonkey is on a mission to help people turn their curiosity into action.

SurveyMonkey was founded in 1999 by Ryan Finley and Chris Finley. The company is based in San Mateo, California, with offices in Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington; Dublin, Ireland; Ottawa, Ontario; and Sydney, Australia.


SurveyMonkey, with its Contribute platform, offers charitable incentives of 50 cents per completed survey, providing donations for partner charities of the respondents’ choice. With SurveyMonkey, organizations around the world can transform feedback into business intelligence that drives growth and innovation.


SurveyMonkey's platform empowers over 17 million active users to measure and understand feedback from employees, customers, website and app users, and the market. SurveyMonkey’s products, enterprise solutions and integrations enable 335,000+ organizations to solve daily challenges, from delivering better customer experiences to increasing employee retention.


SurveyMonkey is backed by CapitalG, Tiger Global Management, Baillie Gifford, T. Rowe Price, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and others. The company has raised $1.1B in funding to date. SurveyMonkey went public in September 2018, the company raised $180M with a $1.2B IPO valuation during the event.


SurveyMonkey has made a number of acquisitions including: Precision Polling, Wufoo,  Zoomerang, Fluidware, TechValidate, Usabilla, and GetFeedback.



  • Year founded: 1999
  • Funding Info: $1.1B over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Private Equity)
  • Yearly Revenue: $254.3M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 1,001-5,000
  • Business Valuation: Mkt Cap: $2.86B as of Feb 18, 2020
  • City/Town: San Mateo
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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