SurveyMonkey, the online survey platform, raised $250 million in equity financing, making the company worth close to $2 billion. The funding will help the company pursue future acquisition purchases and allow existing investors and employees to cash out some of their existing equity, the company said.
Qualtrics, the company that makes sophisticated research simple, announced a couple of days ago that it has partnered with Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital in the two firms’ largest-ever joint investment. Accel and Sequoia will provide a range of services and $70 million to help Qualtrics expand its SaaS product offerings beyond market research and […]
SurveyMonkey is without any doubt the biggest online survey software platform. It is used by millions of individuals and companies. Until 2009, SurveyMonkey was operated by a handful of people. We have covered the acquisition of SurveyMonkey by an investor group led by Spectrum Equity Investors. Since then, SurveyMonkey acquired a number of smaller businesses. […]
Back in April 2009, Survey Monkey announced that is has been acquired by an investor group led by Spectrum Equity Investors and including Bain Capital Ventures. Shortly after we kind of expected a move from SurveyMonkey that at the time only offered entry level survey services to its customers. Time went by and nothing seemed […]