Hopper

Hopper is an app that uses big data to predict and analyze airfare. Hopper provides travelers with the information they need to get the best deals on flights, and notifies them when prices for their flights are at their predicted lowest points.

Hopper is a mobile-only company that uses big data to predict and analyze airfare and accommodations. The app provides travelers with the information they need to get the best deals on flights and hotels, and notifies them when prices are at their predicted lowest points.

Hopper was founded in 2007 & is based  is Montreal, QC. The company has it's headquarter in Montreal, QC with offices in NY & Boston, MA.

Hopper has spent several years experimenting with different tools, technology and algorithms to collect, organize and manage massive amounts of travel data. The company now analyzes billions of flight prices daily to provide data-driven research and predictive models, with the aim of providing flight pricing transparency and insight to consumers.

Hopper is backed by prominent investors such as Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), Accomplice, Brightspark, OMERS, BDC IT Venture Fund, Citi Ventures, and Investissement Québec.

 

Hopper is the only travel app to make Apple's App Store Best of 2015 list and it ranked #7 overall. It has become one of the fastest growing travel apps ever with nearly 20 million installs. It is #1 travel app in over 37 countries and ranks as one of the top 10 travel apps in over 95 countries.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2007
  • Funding Info: $183.4M in 6 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: $20M-$50M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $780M as of Oct 23, 2018
  • City/Town: Montréal
  • State: Quebec
  • Country: Canada
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