SimpliSafe is a home security company that designs home security systems that are wireless, cellular and so user-friendly they can be set up by anyone in minutes.

SimpliSafe fundamentally changed the alarm industry, pioneering a new way to make home the safest place on earth for everyone.

SimpliSafe was founded in 2006 by Chad Laurans and Eleanor Laurans. The company is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with an office in Manchester, UK.


SimpliSafe introduced thoughtfully-designed technology with industry-leading professional monitoring. Its security camera, SimpliCam, provides all-encompassing protection while integrated apps make comprehensive system control possible from anywhere.


SimpliSafe's Video Doorbell Pro includes an HD camera, a heat sensor, and built-in microphones. Simplisafe also offers a Smart Lock that can be user installed, and controlled using a smartphone with the SimpliSafe app. SimpliSafe now protects over 2 million Americans and that number is quickly rising.


SimpliSafe is backed by Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Hellman & Friedman, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Generation Investment Management, Venrock, GV and others. The company raised $130M in a growth financing on Apr 12, 2021. This brings SimpliSafe's total funding to $187M to date.



  • Year founded: 2006
  • Funding Info: $187M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Private Equity)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Boston
  • State: Massachusetts
  • Country: United States
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