Rocket Fuel

Rocket Fuel is a programmatic media-buying platform developing artificial intelligence to improve marketing ROI in digital media across web, mobile, video, and social channels.


It combines the science of artificial intelligence with the scale of big data to improve the effectiveness of programmatic marketing. The platform can be used to achieve brand and direct-response objectives in diverse industries across North America, Europe, and APAC.


Rocket Fuel was launched in 2008 by Abhinav Gupta, Richard Frankel, and George John and it is based in Redwood City, C.A.

Rocket Fuel was acquired by Sizmek in July 18, 2017 for $125.5 Million.



  • Year founded: 2008
  • Funding Info: $83.8M in 6 funding rounds (Last funding type: Undisclosed)
  • Yearly Revenue: Unknown
  • Employee Size: 1001-5000
  • Business Valuation: Rocket Fuel has been acquired by Sizmek on July 18, 2017 for $125.5 Million.
  • City/Town: Redwood City
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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