August 16, 2017 2:03 PM ET

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Company Overview of Pinterest, Inc.

Company Overview

Pinterest, Inc. provides a visual discovery tool that helps users to discover ideas for various projects and interests on the Internet. Its platform allows posting content, including photos, comments, links, news and updates, and other materials. The company’s platform also helps people around the world to find and save recipes, parenting hacks, style inspiration, and other ideas to try; and businesses to get discovered by people looking for ideas to try, buy, and do. In addition, it offers tools, such as brand guidelines, buyable pins, Pinterest analytics, promoted pins, rich pins, browser button, and widget builder for developers. Its platform can be accessed on Web, Android, and iOS devic...

808 Brannan Street

San Francisco, CA 94103-4904

United States

Founded in 2008





Key Executives for Pinterest, Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 45
Head of Search
Head of Discovery Engineering
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Pinterest, Inc. Key Developments

Pinterest May Head For IPO

Pinterest, Inc. is widely tipped to be heading for an early 2018 IPO.

Pinterest Does Not Plans For IPO

Pinterest, Inc. does not have any plans for Initial Public Offering.

Pinterest Hires Randy Keller as Head of Search

Pinterest has made an important hire in the form of Google's former image search veteran, Randy Keller, who led a team of 40 engineers at Google. At Pinterest, he has now been appointed to a completely new position - head of search. Apparently, he will be reporting to Vanja Josifovski, himself a former Google executive and the head of discovery engineering.

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