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Company Overview of Kickstarter, Inc.

Company Overview

Kickstarter, Inc. operates a funding platform for creative projects. It caters to artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, gamers, comedians, and writers. Kickstarter, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is based in New York, New York.

155 Rivington Street

New York, NY 10002

United States

Founded in 2009

Key Executives for Kickstarter, Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Chairman
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Kickstarter, Inc. Key Developments

Kickstarter to Launch in Spain on 02 June 2015

Kickstarter will launch in Spain on 02 June 2015. Up until now Kickstarter was only present in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Netherlands, although the service is about to launch in France. Kickstarter takes a 5% commission on money raised on its platform, but only if the project is successfully funded. To launch the Spanish service, Kickstarter will be presenting a curated selection of projects and events at the 'Made with Kickstarter' space at Barcelona's Sonar+D festival on 13-15 June.

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