Sprout Social

Sprout Social provides social media monitoring, marketing and analytics services for businesses. Read more

6,407 Followers on Owler
6,407 Followers on Owler
6,407 Followers on Owler
6,407 Followers on Owler

Sprout Social

Sprout Social provides social media monitoring, marketing and analytics services for businesses. Read more

Justyn Howard's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Sprout Social

Co-Founder & CEO

Justyn Howard

CEO Approval Rating

75/100

Founded:

2009

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQSPT

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Hootsuite is Sprout Social's #1 competitor. Hootsuite's headquarters is in Vancouver, British Columbia, and was founded in 2008. Like Sprout Social, Hootsuite also works within the Internet Software sector. Hootsuite generates 139% of Sprout Social's revenue.

Buffer is one of Sprout Social's top rivals. Buffer was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2010. Buffer operates in the Application Software industry. Compared to Sprout Social, Buffer generates $123.2M less revenue.

AgoraPulse is one of Sprout Social's top competitors. AgoraPulse is a Private company that was founded in 2010 in Paris, Île-de-France. AgoraPulse is in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Sprout Social, AgoraPulse has 48 more employees.

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Sprout Social Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$143.2M

Sprout Social's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 59.1M. Over the last four quarters, Sprout Social's revenue has grown by 30%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $40.8M; in Q4 2020, it was $37.3M; in Q3 2020, it was $33.7M; in Q2 2020, Sprout Social's revenue was $31.4M.

Sprout Social Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Sprout Social

Sprout Social Funding History

Since Sprout Social was founded in 2009, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Sprout Social has raised $251.5M. Sprout Social's last funding round was on Dec 2019 for a total of $150.0M

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FUNDING DATE

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IPO
Dec 2019
$150M

Series D
Dec 2018
$40.5M
Series C
Feb 2016
$42M
Equity
Jun 2014
$8M
Series B
Feb 2011
$10M

Since Sprout Social was founded in 2009, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Sprout Social has raised $251.5M. Sprout Social's last funding round was on Dec 2019 for a total of $150.0M

Sprout Social Investments

No recent investments found related to Sprout Social

Sprout Social News

February 23, 2021MarketScreener

Sprout Social Announces Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial Results Above Guidance Range

(marketscreener.com) Expects 2021 Revenue Growth of 30%Fourth Quarter Total Revenue of $37.3 Million2... See more »
February 17, 2021Benzinga

Sprout Social to Participate at Upcoming Investor Conferences

CHICAGO, Feb. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprout Social, Inc. ("Sprout Social", the "Company") (NASD... See more »
February 8, 2021MarketScreener

Sprout Social Recognized by G2 as one of the 2021 Best Software Companies

(marketscreener.com) CHICAGO, Feb. 08, 2021 -- Sprout Social, an industry-leading provider of cloud-b... See more »
January 20, 2021Benzinga

Sprout Social to Announce Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial Results on February 23, 2021

CHICAGO, Jan. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprout Social, Inc. ("Sprout Social", the "Company") (NASD... See more »
January 4, 2021Benzinga

Sprout Social to Present at The 23rd Annual Needham Growth Conference

CHICAGO, Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprout Social, Inc. ("Sprout Social", the "Company") (NASD... See more »

Sprout Social Blogs

December 9, 2020Sprout Social Blog

Six stats to guide agencies through their 2021 service offerings

Agency owners and professionals have been pushed to their limits in 2020. In the past nine months alo... See more »
December 9, 2020Sprout Social Blog

Using social listening to surface trends to your audience

When COVID-19 hit, citywide lockdowns forced many people indoors. But even amid the panic and the unc... See more »
December 8, 2020Sprout Social Blog

Exploring video length best practices for social media

It’s impossible to open up a major social platform now and not see a video post. Videos range from sh... See more »
December 7, 2020Sprout Social Blog

Social media analytics & reporting guide

Once you’ve started a social content strategy, you need to know how well your content performs ... See more »
November 30, 2020Sprout Social Blog

International marketing: What you need when entering foreign markets

Interested in entering a foreign market? In a day-and-age dominated by digital commerce and worldwide... See more »
November 30, 2020Sprout Social Blog

7 habits to refresh your focus, stay motivated and battle burnout

No one could have predicted everything that happened in 2020. However, one thing we can all agree on ... See more »
November 25, 2020Sprout Social Blog

Resources for social media advertising & paid social

In a pay-to-play game, social media advertising is a must for brands. Why is it so important? Paid so... See more »

Sprout Social Press Releases

November 9, 2020GlobeNewswire

Sprout Social Announces Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results Above Guidance Range

Raises 2020 GuidanceThird Quarter Total Revenue of $33.7 Million25,556 Customers as of September 30, ... See more »
August 6, 2020centralcharts

Sprout Social Announces Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results Above Guidance Range

Raises and Narrows 2020 Guidance Second Quarter Total Revenue of $31.4 Million 24,356 Customers as of... See more »
February 26, 2020centralcharts

Sprout Social Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

Fourth Quarter Total Revenue of $28.1 Million Fiscal 2019 Total Revenue of $102.7 Million 23,693 Cust... See more »
November 5, 2019PRWeb

New Data Reveals Consumer Skepticism When Brands Take A Stand

Sprout Social's latest Brands Get Real report reveals 70% of consumers want brands to take a stand, y... See more »
June 5, 2018PR Daily

10 outstanding social media tools for your nonprofit

Juggling online accounts can be wearying and mind-numbing. Help is available, though, to help budget-... See more »
June 4, 2018PRWeb

New Study Reveals Marketers are Measuring Social Media ROI Wrong

Sprout Social's 2018 Index report finds marketers' priorities are misaligned with consumers' preferen... See more »
May 31, 2018PR Daily

Social media ads increasingly less popular among viewers

New research from Sprout Social finds that brand managers have their work cut out from them on online... See more »

Sprout Social Videos

December 17, 2018Sprout Social Youtube Channel

"Happy Holidays from #TeamSprout!" on YOUTUBE

October 17, 2018Sprout Social Youtube Channel

"Casio: Digital is the New Storefront" on YOUTUBE

August 29, 2018Sprout Social Youtube Channel

"Building Messenger Bots in Sprout Social" on YOUTUBE

July 13, 2018Sprout Social Youtube Channel

"Sprout Social's Values" on YOUTUBE

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Sprout Social Headquarters

131 South Dearborn Street Suite 700

Chicago, Illinois60603

866-878-3231

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Overview

Sprout Social is a social media management tool that helps users to manage social media engagement, publishing and analytics. Founded by Justyn Howard in 2010 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with around 175 employees, it is built on the idea th...

CEO

Sprout Social's Co-Founder & CEO, Justyn Howard, currently has an approval rating of 75%. Sprout Social's primary competitors are Hootsuite, Buffer & AgoraPulse.

Website

sproutsocial.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Sprout Social

  1. When was Sprout Social founded?

    Sprout Social was founded in 2009
  2. Who is Sprout Social's CEO?

    Sprout Social's CEO is Justyn Howard
  3. How much revenue does Sprout Social generate?

    Sprout Social generates $143.2M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Sprout Social have?

    Sprout Social has historically raised $251.5M in funding
  1. Where is Sprout Social's headquarters?

    Sprout Social's headquarters is in Chicago Illinois, USA
  2. How many employees does Sprout Social have?

    Sprout Social has 50 employees
  3. What sector does Sprout Social operate in?

    Sprout Social is in Internet Software, Systems Software, Analytics
  4. Who are Sprout Social's competitors?

    Sprout Social's top competitors are Hootsuite, Buffer, AgoraPulse