MessageBird

MessageBird is a cloud-based platform that provides omnichannel communication solutions for social media applications. Read more

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MessageBird

MessageBird is a cloud-based platform that provides omnichannel communication solutions for social media applications. Read more

Robert Vis's photo - Founder & CEO of MessageBird

Founder & CEO

Robert Vis

CEO Approval Rating

93/100

Founded:

2011

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Twilio is MessageBird's biggest rival. Twilio was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2008. Like MessageBird, Twilio also competes in the Application Software sector. Compared to MessageBird, Twilio generates $1.5B more revenue.

Intercom is MessageBird's #2 rival. Intercom's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2011. Like MessageBird, Intercom also competes in the Messaging space. Intercom generates 26% of MessageBird's revenue.

Sendbird is MessageBird's #3 competitor. Sendbird was founded in 2013 in San Mateo, California. Like MessageBird, Sendbird also works within the Application Software sector. Sendbird generates $290M less revenue than MessageBird.

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MessageBird Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
SparkPost

Apr 2021

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$600M
Sparkpost is a Maryland-based cloud platform that provides email sending and optimization solutions for businesses.
Hull, Inc.

Mar 2021

Source »
undisclosed
Hull is a Georgia-based customer data platform that allows sales and marketing teams to manage their customer data.
24sessions.com B.V.

Mar 2021

Source »
undisclosed
24sessions is a Netherland-based customer engagement platform that provides scheduling, screen sharing and conversational analytics solutions for businesses.
Pusher Limited

Dec 2020

Source »
$35M
Pusher is an API that allows application developers to create in-app notification and real-time dashboard solutions for moblie and web applications.
TelServ B.V.

Dec 2019

Source »
undisclosed
TelServ is a telecommunication company that provides SIP trunking, voice networking, porting and virtual number solutions for businesses.

These are all the companies that MessageBird has acquired. MessageBird has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was SparkPost in Apr 2021. Sparkpost is a Maryland-based cloud platform that provides email sending and optimization solutions for businesses.

MessageBird Funding History

Since MessageBird was founded in 2011, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total MessageBird has raised $300.0M. MessageBird's last funding round was on Oct 2020 for a total of $200.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series C
Oct 2020
$200M

Spark Capital

Series B
Feb 2019
$40M
Series A
Oct 2017
$60M

Since MessageBird was founded in 2011, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total MessageBird has raised $300.0M. MessageBird's last funding round was on Oct 2020 for a total of $200.0M

MessageBird Investments

No recent investments found related to MessageBird

These are all the companies that MessageBird has invested in. MessageBird has invested 5 companies and its latest investment was SparkPost in Apr 2021. Sparkpost is a Maryland-based cloud platform that provides email sending and optimization solutions for businesses.

MessageBird News

April 28, 2021The Business Journals: Baltimore

Columbia email delivery firm SparkPost to be acquired by Dutch firm for $600M

Through the deal, Dutch startup MessageBird will gain ownership of the largest commercial email provi... See more »
April 9, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

MessageBird's Acquisition of Hull

IN BRIEF: CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre, Joffe & Associés, Polsinelli PC, advised on the matter. CMS Bu... See more »
March 31, 2021Telecompaper

MessageBird expands omnichannel offering with takeovers of 24sessions, Hull

(Telecompaper) MessageBird has acquired Amsterdam-based 24sessions, adding video meetings to its omni... See more »
March 30, 2021tech_eu

Amsterdam-based cloud comms platform MessageBird feeds on 24sessions and Atlanta-based Hull.io

Inching their way towards an IPO, Amsterdam-based cloud communications platform MessageBird has acqui... See more »
March 30, 2021TechCrunch

MessageBird acquires 24sessions to bring video to its 'omnichannel' platform

MessageBird, the omnichannel cloud communications platform recently valued at $3 billion, is continui... See more »
March 30, 2021Channel NewsAsia

Software firm MessageBird CEO says sales passed US$300 million in 2020

The chief executive of European software company MessageBird said on Tuesday its sales passed US$300 ... See more »
December 18, 2020UC Today

MessageBird Acquires Pusher for Cloud Comms

One of the world's leading solutions for omni-channel cloud communication platforms, MessageBird, rec... See more »

MessageBird Blogs

MessageBird Press Releases

MessageBird Videos

June 10, 2020Messagebird Youtube Channel

"MessageBird Omnichannel Chat Widget" on YOUTUBE

March 10, 2020Messagebird Youtube Channel

"Inbox by MessageBird" on YOUTUBE

March 25, 2019Messagebird Vimeo Channel

"How to set up opt in:opt out automatic SMS subscriptions" on VIMEO

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March 21, 2019Messagebird Vimeo Channel

"How to forward incoming SMS to an email" on VIMEO

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March 21, 2019Messagebird Vimeo Channel

"How to Call HTTP endpoint with SMS" on VIMEO

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March 21, 2019Messagebird Vimeo Channel

"How to forward calls to another phone number or SIP URI" on VIMEO

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MessageBird Headquarters

Trompenburgstraat 2C

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland1079 TX

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MessageBird Summary

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Overview

MessageBird is a cloud-based platform that provides omnichannel communication solutions for social media applications. MessageBird was founded in 2011. MessageBird's headquarters is located in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NL 1079 TX. It has raised 300.0M...

CEO

MessageBird's Founder & CEO, Robert Vis, currently has an approval rating of 93%. MessageBird's primary competitors are Twilio, Intercom & Sendbird.

Website

messagebird.com

Frequently Asked Questions about MessageBird

  1. When was MessageBird founded?

    MessageBird was founded in 2011
  2. Who is MessageBird's CEO?

    MessageBird's CEO is Robert Vis
  3. How much revenue does MessageBird generate?

    MessageBird generates $300M in revenue
  4. How much funding does MessageBird have?

    MessageBird has historically raised $300M in funding
  1. Where is MessageBird's headquarters?

    MessageBird's headquarters is in Amsterdam Noord-Holland, NL
  2. How many employees does MessageBird have?

    MessageBird has 500 employees
  3. What sector does MessageBird operate in?

    MessageBird is in Internet Software, Application Software, Enterprise Software
  4. Who are MessageBird's competitors?

    MessageBird's top competitors are Twilio, Intercom, Sendbird