Snap Inc. is an American camera and social media company

Basic Information

Snap developed and maintains technological products and services, namely Snapchat, Spectacles, and Bitmoji. The company was founded on September 16, 2011 by Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy upon the relaunch of Picaboo as Snapchat. The company was named Snapchat Inc. at its inception, but it was rebranded Snap Inc. on September 24, 2016, in order to include the Spectacles product under the company name. The company develops and maintains the image messaging and multimedia mobile app Snapchat, as well as develops and manufactures the wearable camera called Spectacles, a pair of smartglasses that connect to the user's Snapchat account and records videos in a circular video format adjustable in any orientation. On February 20, 2017, Snap Spectacles became available for purchase online. See more

Legal Name

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Snap Inc

Headquarters

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Santa Monica, California, United States

Founding Date

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2011

No. of Employees

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1000+

Core Team

:
1.

Evan Spiegel

Co-founder & CEO

2.

Bobby Murphy

Co-founder & CTO

3.

Reggie Brown

Co-Founder

Funding

Investors

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1.

Lightspeed Venture Partners

2.

IVP (Institutional Venture Partners)

3.

Benchmark