December 03, 2016 7:53 PM ET

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Company Overview of Box, Inc.

Company Overview

Box, Inc. provides cloud-based mobile optimized enterprise content collaboration platform that enables organizations of various sizes to manage their enterprise content from anywhere. The company’s platform enables users to collaborate on content internally and with external parties, automate content-driven business processes, develop custom applications, and implement data protection, security, and compliance features. Box, Inc. offers its solution in 22 languages. It serves healthcare and life sciences, financial services, legal services, media and entertainment, retail, education, energy, and government industries. The company was formerly known as Box.net, Inc. and changed its name to Bo...

900 Jefferson Avenue

Redwood City, CA 94063

United States

Founded in 2005

1,370 Employees

Phone:

877-729-4269

Key Executives for Box, Inc.

Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 31
Total Annual Compensation: $169.6K
President, Chief Operating Officer and Director
Age: 52
Total Annual Compensation: $289.6K
Co-Founder, Chief Financial Officer and Director
Age: 30
Total Annual Compensation: $285.4K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Age: 51
Total Annual Compensation: $328.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Box, Inc. Key Developments

Box Introduces an All New Box to Power the Future of Work

Box announced an all new Box to power the future of work. The all new Box includes an enhanced files experience that makes it easier than ever to find and collaborate on content; a new Box Notes for real-time collaboration with teams. With the all new Box, enterprises can centralize their critical business content in a single platform, eliminating costly, hard to use legacy systems and limited file sync and share point-solutions. The all new Box delivers a world-class experience for managing and collaborating on files, with new features such as: a better, faster way to uncover content. The all new Box delivers 30% faster page load times and five times faster upload speeds. With a cleaner layout and simpler navigation, relevant content in Box is always quickly accessible. Users can customize the Box homepage so relevant content is always available right upon loginandrobust new search capabilities enable people to search for content without keywords so it’s easier than ever to find the right information. Robust viewing experiences. Box now supports 3D objects, 360º images and videos, and HD videos, making Box the best place to share, view and manage content, including new immersive media. With Box, people have instant viewing access to file types that typically require time-consuming uploading and downloading to experience. Annotations for fast, in-line feedback. In an upcoming release, new Box annotations will enable users to highlight text and add notes directly in-line on any content viewed in Box. Rather than opening files in their native applications – such as Microsoft Office or Adobe – to add comments and save changes, annotations can be done in the Box viewing experience and will update automatically in Box. Pricing and Availability: The all new Box web experience is generally available to all users for no additional fee by ‘opting in.’ The all new Box Notes web experience will be generally available to all users this fall, and the all new Box Notes desktop application will be available to all users this winter. Both are available for no additional fee. Box Relay is scheduled to be released in beta during fourth quarter, with general availability the first half of next year. Box Relay will be available to Box business users for an additional fee.

Box Relay to Deliver Simple and Powerful Workflow in the Cloud

Box and IBM announced Box Relay, a new workflow solution that will be available natively in Box. The offering will make it easy for any employee in a business to build, track and manage custom or pre-built workflows that leverage all of the security, compliance and collaboration features of Box. The all new Box is a place where all of work comes together. Box Relay delivers on this vision by providing anyone with an easy way to create, track and manage routine processes without ever having to leave Box. Box Relay is enterprise workflow made simple. Reduce IT dependency and empower end users. With an intuitive design that will allow anyone to build custom workflows or leverage a catalog of existing workflows, Box Relay will allow IT teams to focus on other work while giving their end-users a better way to streamline and automate their processes. Box Relay will be available for an additional fee to Box business users. Box Relay is scheduled to be released in beta during the fourth quarter, with general availability the first half of next year.

Ipreo Chooses Box Platform to Power Financial Services Transformation

Box and Ipreo announced that Ipreo will leverage Box Platform to power its Prism application, which is a holistic, cloud-based, CFO-Desktop that equips private companies to manage regulatory requirements, securely communicate with shareholders, efficiently execute capital raising and liquidity events, and perform advanced analytics to drive better business decisions. With Box Platform powering the secure content layer in the application, the Ipreo Prism app enables clients to: Stay Compliant: As SEC focus on private companies intensifies, Prism makes compliance seamless via auto-generated regulatory disclosures and corporate governance workflow. Meet Shareholder Demands: Prism enables the automated, secure communication of documents and data on a permissioned, one-to-many basis, which eases the burden of reporting and ensures that sensitive information remains confidential. Execute Capital Raising & Employee Liquidity Events: Prism takes a shareholder-first approach that empowers a private company to quickly access capital, as well as maintain a repeatable employee liquidity program without sacrificing control of its capital structure. Optimize Performance & Manage Cap Tables: Prism combines proprietary benchmarks with cap table and valuation analytics to form a holistic solution that equips companies with competitive insights and decision-making tools unavailable anywhere else on the market.

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