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

WPENGINE CEO

Heather Brunner

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Founded:

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Industry Sector:

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WPEngine was founded in 2010 and its headquarters is located in Austin, Texas, USA. WPEngine has $9.2M in revenue and 427 employees. WPEngine's top competitors are Automattic, Liquid Web and Pantheon Systems.

WPEngine Competitive Set

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EMPLOYEES
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TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

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WPEngineWPEngine ceo

Heather Brunner

CEO

73/100
1Automattic ceoAutomattic

Matt Mullenweg

Founder & CEO

62/100217$190.6M$56.2M
2Liquid Web ceoLiquid Web

Jim Geiger

CEO

70/100517
$69.1M
3Pantheon Systems ceoPantheon Systems

Zack Rosen

Co-Founder & CEO

58/10096$61.6M$9.9M
4Pantheon ceoPantheon

10$3.9B$19.7M
5SiteGround ceoSiteGround

Tenko Nikolov

Managing Partner

49/100400
$8.9M
6Synthesis ceoSynthesis

7Flywheel ceoFlywheel

Dusty Davidson

Co-Founder & CEO

78/1006$6.2M$1.6M
8Pagely ceoPagely

Joshua Strebel

Co-Founder & CEO

37/10015
$7M

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WPEngine Leadership

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WPEngine Funding History

Since WPEngine was founded in 2010, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total WPEngine has raised $289.2M. WPEngine's last funding round was on Jan 2018 for a total of $250.0M

ROUNDFUNDING DATE AMOUNTINVESTORS
EquityJan 2018$250MSilver Lake
EquityMar 2015$23MNorth Bridge Venture Partners
GrowthJan 2014$15MNorth Bridge Growth Equity

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WPEngine Investments

COMPANYDESCRIPTIONSTATUSINVESTMENT DATE/SOURCEROUNDEXIT DATEFOLLOW
AlayaCare is a provider of home care software that offers patient reporting, family portals and clinical documentation services.PrivateNov 23, 2015Angel

WPEngine News

Press Release: WPEngine : FireFly Automatix's New Self-Propelled, Hybrid Mower Cuts Cost Per Acre MowedFireFly Automatix, Inc. today launched the M220, a revolutionary self-propelled, hybrid turf mower that enables the fastest precision cut possible, while decreasing the average cost per acre. The automated, high-performance mower will be highlighted this week at Turfgrass Producers International (TPI) in Tucson, Arizona.StreetInsider
WPEngine: WP Engine Using Amazon Web Services to Bring Voice Technology to WordPress WebsitesWP Engine, a WordPress digital experience platform, announced its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to launch the Amazon Polly plugin, which transforms text into lifelike speech. With the assistance of the Amazon Polly plugin, publishers can turn their written content into podcasts to reach consumers on the go.EContent
WPEngine Blog Falling In Love Accessibility [Webinar]Accessibility is a huge topic in the WordPress community right now. This isn't surprising; 1 in 5 people have a disability. Catering your products and services to disabled persons isn't just the right thing to do, it's also the most profitable. However, to truly design, market, and sell products with accessibility in mind, we need to... The post Falling In Love Accessibility [Webinar] appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog
WPEngine Blog Enterprise-Grade Security on WP Engine [White Paper]According to the FBI, cyber intrusions are becoming "'more commonplace, more dangerous, and more sophisticated." WordPress now powers 29% of the web, making it a target for security attacks. At WP Engine, we know what dangers this can present to companies big and small. That's why we prioritize our customer's site protection via proactive precautions, routine... The post Enterprise-Grade Security on WP Engine [White Paper] appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog
WPEngine Blog Maintenance Update: WordPress 4.9.4WordPress has released a new maintenance update today to WordPress core: version 4.9.4. Version 4.9.4 comes with minor fixes which the WordPress core team deemed impactful enough to warrant a release. This is a follow up to the brief release of 4.9.3 that introduced an edge case fatal error. This release includes the other bug... The post Maintenance Update: WordPress 4.9.4 appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog
WPEngine Blog Maintenance Update: WordPress 4.9.3WordPress has released a new maintenance update today to WordPress core: version 4.9.3. Version 4.9.3 comes with minor fixes which the WordPress core team deemed impactful enough to warrant a release. The release includes a handful of bugs. For details on this release you may reference the official blog post on WordPress.org: https://wordpress.org/news/2018/02/wordpress-4-9-3-maintenance-release/ As with all... The post Maintenance Update: WordPress 4.9.3 appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog
WPEngine Blog Where The Best Get BetterAt WP Engine, we are guided and held accountable by our 5 core values: do the right thing, customer-inspired, where the best get better, built to last, and aspiring to lead, committed to giving back. As WP Engine employees, we always strive to make decisions with these values in mind. This way, we can continue... The post Where The Best Get Better appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog
WPEngine Blog The Ultimate Guide To Ecommerce On WordPress (Free Ebook)One powerful way to up your ecommerce game is by pairing it with engaging and relevant content. Due to it's convenient and easy-to-use content creation capabilities, WordPress operates as the ideal compliment for any ecommerce platform. Download The Ultimate Guide To Ecommerce on WordPress Now In this free ebook, brought to you by Torque Magazine and WP Engine, we'll walk you...The post The Ultimate Guide To Ecommerce On WordPress (Free Ebook) appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog
WPEngine: WP Engine's future could include IPO and even a merger, tech sector experts sayAdditions or changes to executive team members, a possible merger, more capital spun off to Austin startups and an initial public offering are among the possible outcomes of Silver Lake's $250 million investment in the company.The Business Journals: Austin
WPEngine Blog Optimizing Websites for Great User Experiences and Increased Conversions [Webinar]Attracting site visitors requires strategic advertising but maintaining site visitors requires a website that performs well. In order to keep visitors on the site post-click, the site must load quickly, be scalable and be built with mobile in mind. Join representatives from Google Marketing, Launch Digital Marketing, and WP Engine as they discuss how they...The post Optimizing Websites for Great User Experiences and Increased Conversions [Webinar] appeared first on WP Engine.WPEngine Blog

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WPEngine Headquarters

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504 Lavaca St Suite 1000

Austin, Texas 78701

1-512-827-3500

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WPEngine Summary Information

WP Engine is a digital experiences platform that offers managed hosting, customization, intelligence and integration solutions for WordPress websites. WPEngine was founded in 2010. WPEngine's headquarters is located in Austin, Texas, USA 78701. It has raised 289.2M in 4 rounds. The latest round was in Jan 2018. Some of WPEngine's investors include Silver Lake, North Bridge Venture Partners and North Bridge Growth Equity. WPEngine's CEO, Heather Brunner, currently has an approval rating of 73%. 58% of the Owler community believes WPEngine will IPO. WPEngine has an estimated 427 employees and an estimated annual revenue of 9.2M.

WPEngine's CEO, Heather Brunner, currently has an approval rating of 73%. WPEngine's primary competitors are  Automattic Liquid Web Pantheon Systems.

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