Thumbtack

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.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2009
  • Funding Info: $393.2 in 7 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series H)- Thumbtack has also acquired HeartThis on Jun 30, 2016 for an undisclosed amount.
  • Yearly Revenue: $100M-$200M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 1,001-5,000
  • Business Valuation: Set to be valued at $1.3B as of June 10, 2019
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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