Vercel, previously known as Zeit, is a startup founded by the creators of the popular Next.js web framework. It enables front-end teams to develop, preview, and ship wonderful things.

Vercel's goal is to bring developers the scale, reliability, and performance they need in their tools and infrastructure - so they can focus on creating delightful experiences for their users.

Vercel was founded in 2015 by Guillermo Rauch. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with offices in Palo Alto, CA, and Cambridge, MA.


Vercel’s cloud platform optimizes the entire development and deployment experience for frontend teams. Built by the team behind Next.js, React’s most popular web framework, Vercel provides a Javascript workflow and serverless edge deployment model that redefines developer experience and site performance.


Vercel is transforming web development by modernizing how frontend teams develop, preview and ship JavaScript. Vercel gives developers the scale, reliability and performance benefits they need to focus on delighting their users.


Vercel has raised $21M in a Series A round on April 21, 2020. The funding was backed by Accel, CRV, Naval Ravikant, Nat Friedman, Jordan Walke, and others. 



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $21M over 1 Round (Funding Type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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