Care.com

Care.com is a web and mobile-based platform that enables users to find childcare, tutoring and housekeeping services. Read more

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Tim Allen

CEO Approval Rating

85/100

Founded:

2006

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Craigslist is a top competitor of Care.com. Craigslist is a Private company that was founded in 1995 in San Francisco, California. Craigslist operates in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Care.com, Craigslist has 465 fewer employees.

UrbanSitter is seen as one of Care.com's biggest rivals. UrbanSitter was founded in 2010, and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. UrbanSitter is in the Application Software industry. UrbanSitter generates $42.3M less revenue vs. Care.com.

Sittercity is seen as one of Care.com's top competitors. Sittercity was founded in Chicago, Illinois} in 2001. Sittercity competes in the Application Software industry. Compared to Care.com, Sittercity generates $170.3M less revenue.

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Care.com Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Town + Country Resources

Jul 2018

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undisclosed
Town + Country provides permanent and temporary household staffing services for working parents.
Galore, Inc.

Jul 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Galore is a mobile application that allows parents to book activities, camps and classes for their children.
Trusted Labs, Inc.

Jul 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Trusted is an online childcare platform that enables parents to search and book for nannies and sitters.
Citrus Lane, Inc.

Jul 2014

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$31M
Citrus Lane operates as an e-commerce company that helps parents to discover baby products and share information.
Consmr, Inc.

Mar 2014

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undisclosed
Consmr provides mobile shopping assistant for women and parents.

These are all the companies that Care.com has acquired. Care.com has acquired 7 companies and its latest acquisition was Town + Country Resources in Jul 2018. Town + Country provides permanent and temporary household staffing services for working parents.

Care.com Funding History

Since Care.com was founded in 2006, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Care.com has raised $251.8M. Care.com's last funding round was on Jun 2016 for a total of $46.4M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Equity
Jun 2016
$46.4M

Google Capital

IPO
Jan 2014
$91M
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Series E
Aug 2012
$50M
Equity
Jul 2012
$16M
Series D
Sep 2011
$25M

Since Care.com was founded in 2006, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Care.com has raised $251.8M. Care.com's last funding round was on Jun 2016 for a total of $46.4M

Care.com Investments

No recent investments found related to Care.com

These are all the companies that Care.com has invested in. Care.com has invested 7 companies and its latest investment was Town + Country Resources in Jul 2018. Town + Country provides permanent and temporary household staffing services for working parents.

Care.com News

July 13, 2020CBS SF BAY AREA

Care.com Settles Lawsuit Claiming It Misrepresented Background Checks, Auto-Renewed Subscriptions

A website that connects users with babysitters, caretakers and pet-sitters will pay $1 million to set... See more »
April 22, 2020CompanyNews HQ

State of Massachusetts Partners With Care.com During COVID-19 Crisis to Solve for Childcare for Essential Workers and Create Jobs for Unemployed Early Educators

WALTHAM, Mass.-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Care.com announced today that it has partnered with the Massachusetts ... See more »
April 13, 2020MarketScreener

Agenda for Children and Care.com Form Partnership in Response to COVID-19 Impact on Essential Workers in Louisiana

(marketscreener.com) Agenda for Children announced a new partnership with Care.com today, in continua... See more »
April 6, 2020BioPortfolio

CORRECTING and REPLACING Care.com and the State of Texas Partner to Provide Access to Childcare for Frontline Workers Across the State During COVID19 Pandemic

Second paragraph URLÂof release should read httpstexasfrontline.care.com instead of www.texasfrontlin... See more »
March 24, 2020MarketScreener

State of Rhode Island and Care.com Partner to Provide Access to Child Care for Frontline Workers During COVID-19 Crisis

(marketscreener.com) https://www.marketscreener.com/IAC-INTERACTIVECORP-4697058/news/IAC-InterActiveC... See more »
March 16, 2020Silicon Valley Daily

Care.com Offers Free One-Month Premium Membership to Frontline Healthcare Workers and Those Needing Senior Care During Coronavirus Pandemic

--Furloughed Teachers and After-School Workers Urged to Join Caregiving Workforce-- WALTHAM, Mass.--(... See more »

Care.com Blogs

June 9, 2016Care Blog

An Open Letter to the Month of June

For all the moms of school aged kids, you can probably relate to Katie's post on the end of school ye... See more »
May 18, 2016Care Blog

Tooth Fairy Musings with a 5-Year Old

My daughter lost her first tooth this week. In our house, the first tooth gets $5. After that, I can'... See more »
April 20, 2016Care Blog

Dear Parents, Please Update Me on What Might Kill My Child Before He Comes to Play

A recent YouTube clip sent off alarm bells for this Mom of three. What don't we know about other peop... See more »
April 12, 2016Care Blog

How Will You Explain the Glass Ceiling to Your Daughter?

Katie Bugbee addresses Equal Pay Day and its affect on the career path and partner our daughters one ... See more »
March 25, 2016Care Blog

Bring on the Participation Trophies!

Should every kid get an award for participating in sports and activities? Katie Bugbee says yes. What... See more »
February 25, 2016Care Blog

Why Having it All is Everyone's Problem

For many women, "Having It All Kinda Sucks" is the kind of blog post that hits close to home.... See more »
February 11, 2016Care Blog

7 Reasons Parents Need Valentine's Day

Happy Valentine's Day, parents! In honor of celebrating the two people at the heart of your family, K... See more »

Care.com Press Releases

August 28, 2019PRcom

AdminiCare Medical Supplies Inventory System - New Website and New Integrated Platform

Admini-Care.com is the new website for AdminiCare Medical Supplies Inventory Platform from InBeam Tec... See more »
April 15, 2019GlobeNewswire

Market Trends Toward New Normal in Raytheon, NiSource, NVIDIA, Sun Life Financial, American Software, and Care - Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings

NEW YORK, April 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this ... See more »
April 5, 2019CentralCharts

Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Care.com, Inc. - CRCM

NEW YORK, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors ... See more »
April 4, 2019Business Wire

Haeggquist & Eck, LLP Announces Investigation of Misrepresentations by Care.com

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CRCM&src=ctag" target="_blank"... See more »
February 26, 2019GlobeNewswire

Market Trends Toward New Normal in Infinera, Alliant Energy, Galectin Therapeutics, DexCom, Cutera, and Care - Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this m... See more »
November 27, 2018GlobeNewswire

Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Aclaris Therapeutics, Extreme Networks, Care, Air Lease, Globus Medical, and Heron Therapeutics - New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments

NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this m... See more »
November 2, 2018Business Wire

Walser Automotive Group to Launch Paid Parental Leave, Care.Com Partnership

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Automotive--Walser Automotive Group plans to launch a new paid parenta... See more »

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Care.com Headquarters

1501 S Mopac Expwy Suite 340

Austin, Texas78746

1-781-642-5900

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Care.com Summary

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Care.com is a web and mobile-based platform that enables users to find childcare, tutoring and housekeeping services. Care.com was founded in 2006. Care.com's headquarters is located in Austin, Texas, USA 78746. It has raised 251.8M in 7 rounds. The l...

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Care.com's CEO, Tim Allen, currently has an approval rating of 85%. Care.com's primary competitors are Craigslist, UrbanSitter & Sittercity.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Care.com

  1. When was Care.com founded?

    Care.com was founded in 2006
  2. Who is Care.com's CEO?

    Care.com's CEO is Tim Allen
  3. How much revenue does Care.com generate?

    Care.com generates $192.3M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Care.com have?

    Care.com has historically raised $251.8M in funding
  1. Where is Care.com's headquarters?

    Care.com's headquarters is in Austin Texas, USA
  2. How many employees does Care.com have?

    Care.com has 515 employees
  3. What sector does Care.com operate in?

    Care.com is in Internet Software, Application Software
  4. Who are Care.com's competitors?

    Care.com's top competitors are Craigslist, UrbanSitter, Sittercity