IZEA

IZEA operates an online marketplace that connects brands with influential content creators. Read more

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IZEA

IZEA operates an online marketplace that connects brands with influential content creators. Read more

Ted Murphy's photo - Chairman & CEO of IZEA

Chairman & CEO

Ted Murphy

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

Founded:

2006

Status:

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Linqia is IZEA's #1 rival. Linqia is a Private company that was founded in San Francisco, California in 2011. Like IZEA, Linqia also works within the Digital Marketing field. Linqia has 11 fewer employees vs. IZEA.

Collective Bias is perceived as one of IZEA's biggest rivals. Collective Bias was founded in 2009, and is headquartered in Rogers, Arkansas. Collective Bias competes in the Advertising & Marketing field. Collective Bias generates $15.4M more revenue vs. IZEA.

NewsCred is a top competitor of IZEA. NewsCred is a Private company that was founded in 2007 in New York, New York. Like IZEA, NewsCred also competes in the Digital Marketing space. Compared to IZEA, NewsCred has 99 more employees.

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IZEA Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$18.3M

IZEA's revenue is the ranked 5th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 13.6M. Over the last four quarters, IZEA's revenue has grown by 34.2%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $6.4M; in Q3 2020, it was $4M; in Q2 2020, it was $3.1M; in Q1 2020, IZEA's revenue was $4.8M.

IZEA Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
FLUVIP S.A.S.

Jan 2019

Source »
undisclosed
FLUVIP provides influencer marketing and custom content solutions to brands and agencies.
TapInfluence, Inc.

Jul 2018

Source »
$7.1M
TapInfluence is a cloud-based platform that automates the creation, management and measurement of influencer marketing programs for brands.
ZenContent

Aug 2016

Source »
$4.5M
ZenContent provides content creation, SEO, branding and social media and project management services for businesses

These are all the companies that IZEA has acquired. IZEA has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was FLUVIP S.A.S. in Jan 2019. FLUVIP provides influencer marketing and custom content solutions to brands and agencies.

IZEA Funding History

Since IZEA was founded in 2006, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total IZEA has raised $14.9M. IZEA's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $1.9M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$1.9M
Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$1M - $2M

U.S. Small Business Administration.

Equity
Feb 2014
$12M
-
Equity
Mar 2010
$40.9K
-

Since IZEA was founded in 2006, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total IZEA has raised $14.9M. IZEA's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $1.9M

IZEA Investments

No recent investments found related to IZEA

These are all the companies that IZEA has invested in. IZEA has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was FLUVIP S.A.S. in Jan 2019. FLUVIP provides influencer marketing and custom content solutions to brands and agencies.

IZEA News

April 13, 2021MarketScreener

IZEA Q2 2021 Managed Services Bookings Already Exceed All of Q2 2020

(marketscreener.com) Orlando, Florida, April 13, 2021 -- IZEA Worldwide, Inc. , the premier provider ... See more »
April 7, 2021Markets Insider

BrandGraph Reveals $5.2B in Monthly Earned Social Media Loss for Travel and Tourism Industry

Orland, Florida, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), the premier ... See more »
April 6, 2021Markets Insider

G&B joins IZEA Talent Partner Program

Los Angeles, California & Orlando, Florida, April 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (... See more »
April 5, 2021Markets Insider

IZEA Managed Services Bookings Reach 130% Growth in Q1 to Hit All-Time Record

Orlando, Florida, April 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), the premier... See more »
April 1, 2021MarketScreener

How to Integrate Instagram Live Rooms Into Your Social Strategy

(marketscreener.com) Host Interview Panels Casual conversation is great-but there's also a place for ... See more »
March 30, 2021MarketScreener

Protect Your Brand From Ethical Issues in Influencer Marketing

(marketscreener.com) Clearly use the word 'sponsored' or 'ad' in each sponsored post. Whenever you're... See more »
March 29, 2021Markets Insider

Kensington Grey joins IZEA Talent Partner Program

Orlando, Florida, March 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), today welco... See more »

IZEA Blogs

IZEA Press Releases

March 29, 2021GlobalNewswire

Kensington Grey joins IZEA Talent Partner Program

Agency's Network of BIPOC Influencers Now Available Across IZEA Software Platforms and Services Agenc... See more »
March 23, 2021GlobalNewswire

King Sports & Entertainment joins IZEA Talent Partner Program

Leading professional athletes available across IZEA's platforms & services Leading professional athle... See more »
March 17, 2021GlobalNewswire

DASH Brand Management Joins IZEA Talent Partner Program

Agency's roster of talent now available across IZEA platforms & services Agency's roster of talent no... See more »
January 6, 2021GlobalNewswire

IZEA Regains Compliance With Nasdaq Bid Price Rule

Orlando, Florida, Jan. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA) (the "Company... See more »
September 29, 20201888 Press Release

Chtrbox and IZEA announces a strategic partnerships to form Influence+ United

Chtrbox an India�s leading Influencer marketing company is pleased to announce its strategic allian... See more »

IZEA Videos

July 11, 2020IZEA Vimeo Channel

"How to Create a Shake" on VIMEO

March 3, 2020IZEA Vimeo Channel

"Sonni_Abbata_Final_190903" on VIMEO

Cast: IZEA... See more »
November 18, 2019IZEA Vimeo Channel

"IZEA Influential Insights November" on VIMEO

Influencer Marketing StatisticsCast: IZEA... See more »
March 5, 2019IZEA Vimeo Channel

"IZEA CEO Ted Murphy on Cheddar" on VIMEO

Cast: IZEATags: influencer marketing... See more »
February 22, 2019IZEA Vimeo Channel

"Ted Murphy & Mike Arrington - Evil Person" on VIMEO

Mesh Conference 2007Cast: IZEATags: influencer marketing, payperpost, izea and techcrunch... See more »
February 14, 2019IZEA Vimeo Channel

"IZEAx Discovery Overview" on VIMEO

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February 1, 2019IZEA Youtube Channel

"IZEAx Discovery" on YOUTUBE

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IZEA Headquarters

501 N. Orlando Avenue Suite 313, PMB 247

Winter Park, Florida32789

877-525-4932

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IZEA Summary

ABOUT

Overview

IZEA (OTCBB, IZEA) operates the premiere online marketplace that connects brands with influential content creators. Creators range from leading bloggers and social media personalities to A-list celebrities and professional journalists. The creators ar...

CEO

IZEA's Chairman & CEO, Ted Murphy, currently has an approval rating of 82%. IZEA's primary competitors are Linqia, Collective Bias & NewsCred.

Website

izea.com

Frequently Asked Questions about IZEA

  1. When was IZEA founded?

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

    IZEA's CEO is Ted Murphy
  3. How much revenue does IZEA generate?

    IZEA generates $18.3M in revenue
  4. How much funding does IZEA have?

    IZEA has historically raised $14.9M in funding
  1. Where is IZEA's headquarters?

    IZEA's headquarters is in Winter Park Florida, USA
  2. How many employees does IZEA have?

    IZEA has 111 employees
  3. What sector does IZEA operate in?

    IZEA is in Application Software, Online Marketplace, Digital Marketing
  4. Who are IZEA's competitors?

    IZEA's top competitors are Linqia, Collective Bias, NewsCred