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Company Overview of Scribd, Inc.
Scribd, Inc. offers an e-book subscription service. It operates a library of e-books and audiobooks; and an open platform for publishing and sharing various kinds of documents that range from landmark court filings to business presentations to academic papers from scholars around the world. The company was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
539 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
Founded in 2005
Key Executives for Scribd, Inc.
Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer, Chief Go-Kart Repair Officer and Director
Vice President of Finance & Operations
Senior Vice President of Product & Engineering
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
Scribd, Inc. Key Developments
Scribd Adds Unlimited Comic Books To its Subscription Service In Partnership With Marvel, IDW/Top Shelf, Valiant, And Other Leading Comic Publishers
Feb 10 15
Scribd announced that it is expanding its global subscription reading service to include unlimited access to more than 10,000 comic books from some of the top comic publishers. This offering represents the first time such a rich and varied selection of comics from some of the industry's top publishers – including Marvel, Archie, Boom! Studios, Dynamite, IDW/Top Shelf, Valiant and Zenescope – has been made available in one unlimited digital subscription service. The selection includes fan favorites from Spider-Man to My Little Pony to X-O Manowar, and from Transformers to Archie, along with hit YA series such as Locke & Key and acclaimed graphic novels by creators Alan Moore, Matt Fraction, Gail Simone, George R.R. Martin and more.
Keith Rabois to Join Scribd's Board as a Board Observer
Jan 5 15
Scribd announced that it has closed a $22 million financing led by Khosla Ventures with reinvestment from existing backers including Redpoint Ventures, Charles River Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank. Seasoned entrepreneur Keith Rabois will join Scribd's board as a board observer.
Harlequin Makes 15,000 eBooks Available on Scribd in Subscription Exclusive
Oct 2 14
Harlequin announced that it has entered into a one-year agreement with Scribd. Scribd will be the exclusive subscription partner for 15,000 titles from Harlequin's extensive backlist. Titles from a variety of Harlequin imprints, including Harlequin Series Romance, HQN Books, MIRA Books and Carina Press, will be available through Scribd's USD 8.99 monthly subscription service and accessible on iPhone, iPad, Android devices, Kindle Fire, NOOK Tablet and web browsers. Featured bestselling authors include Debbie Macomber, Robyn Carr, Susan Wiggs, Heather Graham and Shannon Stacey. Scribd will also be making the full Harlequin catalog available for individual purchase in the Scribd retail store.
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