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DraftKings is an online gaming platform that provides daily and weekly fantasy sports contests for cash prizes.

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DraftKings Revenue, Funding, Number of Employees, Competitors and Acquisitions

DRAFTKINGS CEO

Jason Robins

Co-Founder & CEO

Jason Robins

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Founded:

2011

Headquarters:

BostonMassachusetts

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Industry Sector:

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DraftKings was founded in 2011 and its headquarters is located in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. DraftKings has $30.0M in revenue and 306 employees. DraftKings' top competitors are FanDuel, SFL and Rotoworld.

DraftKings Competitive Set

COMPANYLEADERSHIPCEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

LIKELY OUTCOME
DraftKingsDraftKings ceo

Jason Robins

Co-Founder & CEO

83/100
1FanDuel ceoFanDuel

Matthew King

CEO

90/100228$361.2M$45M
2SFL ceoSFL

Zachary Stanley

Co-Founder & CEO

94/10010
$<1M
3Rotoworld ceoRotoworld

8
4DraftDay ceoDraftDay

Taylor Caby

Co-Founder

72/10010$875K$3M
5FantasyUp ceoFantasyUp

6Side League ceoSide League

45
$1.6M
7FantasyHub ceoFantasyHub

8Franchise Ball ceoFranchise Ball

70

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DraftKings Leadership

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DraftKings Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED ACQUISITION DATEAMOUNTDESCRIPTION
StarStreet, Inc.StarStreet, Inc.Aug 2014undisclosedStarStreet provides an online platform for buying and selling shares of athletes

DraftKings' latest acquisition was StarStreet, Inc. in Aug 2014. StarStreet provides an online platform for buying and selling shares of athletes

DraftKings Funding History

Since DraftKings was founded in 2011, it has participated in 10 rounds of funding. In total DraftKings has raised $706.4M. DraftKings' last funding round was on Mar 2017 for a total of $100.0M

ROUNDFUNDING DATE AMOUNTINVESTORS
Series EMar 2017$100MThe Kraft GroupRedpoint VenturesAccomplice
EquityAug 2016$153MRevolution CapitalThe Kraft GroupRedpoint VenturesAccomplice
EquityFeb 2016$70M

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DraftKings News

DraftKings: Daily Fantasy Sports Services Use Streaming To Create 'One-Stop Shop'DraftKings starting in this year's first quarter hopes to offer U.S. and Canadian-based customers the ability to livestream EuroLeague games on the DraftKings app for those playing in a $3 and above DraftKings contests. "I think what specifically DraftKings players really want is a one-stop shop where if you're playing fantasy, you don't want to have to [...]SportTechie
DraftKings: DraftKings sees opening with legal sports betting on horizonBOSTON - With its foothold in fantasy sports, DraftKings couldn't bear to sit out another Super Bowl.So the company branched off from the full-slate, roster-drafting contests that made it a leader in daily fantasy competition and created a single-game contest that will allow its customers to partake in this year's NFL title game.By next year, the company hopes to be a fan favorite for another way to get in on the Super Bowl action: legal sports betting.As the U.S. [...]SouthCoastToday
DraftKings: DraftKings is getting itself ready for a world where sports betting is legalDraftKings is building a betting product, CEO Jason Robins told Recode.CNBC
DraftKings: DraftKings sees opening with legal sports betting on horizonBOSTON (AP) - With its foothold in fantasy sports, DraftKings couldn't bear to sit out another Super Bowl.Associated Press
DraftKings: DraftKings Goes on the Offensive to Defend Post-Super Bowl HolidayMake the Monday after the Super Bowl a holiday? DraftKings did. With the pro football season coming to an end, some employers are looking with dread at the day after the big game - Super Bowl Monday. While the Super Bowl itself is an event many Americans share a love for, companies have to face [...]Recruiting Headlines
DraftKings: DraftKings Cofounder Sees Big Future With Foray Into Live StreamingWho's the best daily fantasy pick for Super Bowl LII? Matt Kalish, cofounder and CRO of DraftKings, gives you his answer. Hear Matt discuss DraftKings' beginnings, where the company is now and where he sees it going as he and his team grow the daily fantasy sports giant into a sports entertainment brand. That and [...]SportTechie
DraftKings: Supreme Court may end sports betting ban, threatening FanDuel and DraftKingsBut DraftKings and FanDuel have an early lead in identifying and serving a population of likely bettors.Philly
This week, DraftKings made the news 14 times, an unusually high amount for the Boston companyDraftKings made the news 14 times in the past week, including articles in NewsOk, The Seattle Times and Daily Journal. This is about 14 times more than the usual press coverage the company receives. Its top competitor, FanDuel, was mentioned 40 times and close competitor DraftDay was never mentioned.
DraftKings: DraftKings new game 'Showdown' criticisedThe introduction by DFS provider DraftKings of a new game has raised concerns regarding its proximity to illegal gambling.reviewed-casinos
DraftKings: DraftKings begins massive recruitment and growth driveAmerican daily fantasy sports heavyweight DraftKings has announced its intention to begin an "aggressive hiring campaign" that will see the company increase in size by 75% over the next 18 monthsGambling Insider

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Owler has collected 13 screenshots of DraftKings' website since May 2014. The latest DraftKings website design screenshot was captured in Nov 2017.

DraftKings Headquarters

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125 Summer St Suite 510

Boston, Massachusetts 02110

617-710-6240

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DraftKings Summary Information

DraftKings is an online gaming platform that provides daily and weekly fantasy sports contests for cash prizes. DraftKings was founded in 2011. DraftKings' headquarters is located in Boston, Massachusetts, USA 02110. It has raised 706.4M in 10 rounds. The latest round was in Mar 2017. Some of DraftKings' investors include The Kraft Group, Redpoint Ventures and Accomplice. DraftKings' latest acquisition was StarStreet, Inc.. DraftKings' Co-Founder & CEO, Jason Robins, currently has an approval rating of 83%. 63% of the Owler community believes DraftKings will get acquired. DraftKings has an estimated 306 employees and an estimated annual revenue of 30.0M.

DraftKings's Co-Founder & CEO, Jason Robins, currently has an approval rating of 83%. DraftKings's primary competitors are  FanDuel SFL Rotoworld.

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