Thumbtack is an online service that matches customers with local professionals.
Thumbtack is the destination for getting things done from house remodeling to event planning to music lessons and more. The company was created on the belief that hiring a great local pro should be as easy as buying a book online.
Thumbtack was founded in 2009 by Marco Zappacosta, Jonathan Swanson, Sander Daniels, & Jeremy Tunnell. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California with an additional office in Draper, Utah.
Thumbtack makes it incredibly simple to find the right people for any project because, well, it’s the 21st century. Finding a great service professional shouldn’t be so hard.
The Thumbtack app connects you with local professionals for pretty much any project on your to-do list – contractors, cleaning services, movers, dog walkers, home repair help, wedding photographers, you name it.
Thumbtack currently lists 1,100 types of services in categories such as home, wellness, events, and lessons.
Thumbtack is backed by leading investors including Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global Management, Javelin Investment Partners, Baillie Gifford, & Google Capital among others. The company raised $150M in it's latest funding of a "Series F" round on Jul 22, 2019. This brings Thumbtack's total funding to $423.2M to-date.
Thumbtack hits a $1.7B valuation during it's latest fundraising on Jul 22, 2019. The company was previously valued at $1.3B a couple of months back. The company has also acquired HeartThis on Jun 30, 2016 for an undisclosed amount.