Attentive is a personalized mobile messaging platform that helps innovative brands & organizations connect with consumers in a new way.

Attentive's personalized mobile messaging SaaS platform is built for innovative brands & organizations.

Attentive was founded in 2016 by Brian Long, Andrew Jones and Ethan Lo. The company is headquartered in New York, with an office in Santa Monica, California.


Attentive uses real-time behavioral data to automatically sends engaging text messages to each subscriber at every step of the customer lifecycle- whether it’s a cart abandonment reminder, a notice about an exclusive sale, or product recommendations. It’s easy for subscribers to opt-in.


Attentive now works with over 2,000 leading businesses such as Sephora, Tapestry (Coach, Kate Spade, Stuart Weitzman), Urban Outfitters, Michaels, Steve Madden, and Jack in the Box—driving billions of dollars in transactions.


Attentive is backed by Coatue, Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global, Wellington Management Company, D1 Capital Partners, Atomico, IVP, Global Equities, Eniac Ventures, NextView Ventures and others. The company raised $230M in Series D round on Sep 23, 2020. This brings Attentive's total funding to $394M to date. The latest fundraising values Attentive at $2.2B post-money.


Attentive was recently ranked #8 on LinkedIn’s list of 2020's “Top 50 Startups in the US”.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $394M over 6 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: $20M-$50M (2019)
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $2.2B as of Sep 23, 2020
  • City/Town: New York
  • State: New York
  • Country: United States
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