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Jibo designs, develops, manufactures and delivers face and voice recognition technology-enabled social robots for home applications.

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

JIBO CEO

Brian Eberman

CEO

Brian Eberman

Approval Rating: 88/100

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Founded:

2012

Headquarters:

BostonMassachusetts

Status:

Private

Industry Sector:

Technology Hardware

Electronic Equipment

Completeness:

100%

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Jibo was founded in 2012 and its headquarters is located in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Jibo has $5.0M in revenue and 104 employees. Jibo's top competitors are Rethink Robotics, Neato Robotics and RoboteX.

Jibo Competitive Set

COMPANYLEADERSHIPCEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

LIKELY OUTCOME
JiboJibo ceo

Brian Eberman

CEO

88/100
1Rethink Robotics ceoRethink Robotics

Scott Eckert

President & CEO

75/100118$131.2M$11.6M
2Neato Robotics ceoNeato Robotics

Matt Petersen

CEO

85/10080$44M$5M
3RoboteX ceoRoboteX

Alexander C. Karp

CEO

57/10050$25.3M$15.7M
4Intuitive Robots ceoIntuitive Robots

Franck Calzada

Founder & CEO

77/10032
$16.3M
5Blue Frog Robotics ceoBlue Frog Robotics

Rodolphe Hasselvander

Co-Founder & CEO

85/100
$617.8K$<1M
6Rokid ceoRokid

Misa Zhu

Founder & CEO

94/10090$50M$2M
7Furhat Robotics ceoFurhat Robotics

Samer Al Moubayed

Co-Founder & CEO

87/100
$2.5M$<1M
8Vincross ceoVincross

Tianqi Sun

CEO

65/10040$7M$<1M

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Jibo Leadership

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Jibo Funding History

Since Jibo was founded in 2012, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total Jibo has raised $71.8M. Jibo's last funding round was on Oct 2016 for a total of $13.1M

ROUNDFUNDING DATE AMOUNTINVESTORS
EquityOct 2016$13.1MFlybridge Capital PartnersCharles River Ventures
Series ANov 2015$16MFenox Venture Capital
EquityAug 2015$3MDentsu Ventures

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Jibo News

Jibo: Jibo is Finally Ready to Roll?After a number of delays that slowed production by more than a year, Jibo has finally begun shipping its eponymous interactive, voice-enabled family robot. Jibo, which costs $899, weighs approximately 6 pounds, and stands about 11 inches tall, began shipping Nov. 7 to preorder customers. The company will continue rolling the product out nationwide over the coming weeks and?months.Speech Technology
Jibo: Jibo Replaces CEO as Social Robot Maker Works to Add New FeaturesJibo Inc. quietly replaced its CEO in December, roughly two months after the Boston-based company released its eponymous $899 social robot. The company's website lists its new CEO as Brian Eberman, who had been Jibo's CTO since he joined the company in May 2017, according to his LinkedIn. Eberman's profile indicates that he started the new position in [...]AmericanInno
Jibo: Jibo, Inc. Unveils Commander App for Its Eponymous Social Robot at CES 2018First-of-its-kind social robot honored with CES 2018 Innovation AwardRobotics Tomorrow
Jibo: The Rise and Fall of Jibo the Social RobotRemember Jibo? Back in 2014 we covered the exciting new prospect of this 'Social' robot for your home. The Jibo crowdfunding campaign raised $3.6M for the...Automated Home
Jibo posted a video "Jibo How-to: Placement Tips" on YOUTUBEJibo Youtube Channel
Jibo posted a video "Jibo Support: Getting Started" on YOUTUBEJibo Youtube Channel
Jibo: Layoffs Hit Jibo More Than a Month After Social Robot's LaunchJibo Inc. has made layoffs a little over a month after the Boston-based startup launched its eponymous $899 social robot. The company told BostInno on Friday that an unspecified amount of employees were laid off this week to focus on building more capabilities for Jibo - which has received praise from reviewers for its level of [...]AmericanInno
Jibo Blog Introducing Jibo Music From meeting his new families to appearing on the cover of TIME Magazine, 2017 has been anything but dull for Jibo, the world’s first social robot. And although our team has celebrated every success, our work has just begun as we continue to make Jibo even better for you—the people who have inspired us (and Jibo) since the beginning.Jibo Blog
Jibo posted a video "Hey, Jibo. Welcome home for the holidays." on YOUTUBEJibo Youtube Channel
Jibo Blog Jibo Makes TIME's Best Inventions of 2017 Each year, TIME magazine’s technology editors curate a list of the year’s “best inventions that are making the world better, smarter and—in some cases—a little more fun.”After hundreds of inventions from around the world were considered, only 25 made the cut —and Jibo made the cover.Jibo Blog

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Owler has collected 13 screenshots of Jibo's website since Jun 2014. The latest Jibo website design screenshot was captured in Sep 2017.

Jibo Headquarters

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230 Congress St

Boston, Massachusetts 02110

617-542-5426

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Jibo Summary Information

Jibo designs, develops, manufactures and delivers face and voice recognition technology-enabled social robots for home applications. Jibo was founded in 2012. Jibo's headquarters is located in Boston, Massachusetts, USA 02110. It has raised 71.8M in 6 rounds. The latest round was in Oct 2016. Some of Jibo's investors include Flybridge Capital Partners, Charles River Ventures and Fenox Venture Capital. Jibo's CEO, Brian Eberman, currently has an approval rating of 88%. 50% of the Owler community believes Jibo will get acquired. Jibo has an estimated 104 employees and an estimated annual revenue of 5.0M.

Jibo's CEO, Brian Eberman, currently has an approval rating of 88%. Jibo's primary competitors are  Rethink Robotics Neato Robotics RoboteX.

Visit the Jibo website to learn more.