Airtable

Airtable

A company developing a cloud-based collaboration platform for professional teams to build software specific to their line of work or particular project. It was founded in 2013 and is located in San Francisco, California.

Airtable is a San Francisco-based company with software that builds a database with features of a spreadsheet and other organizational software for customer relationship management, task management, project planning and tracking inventory.

Product

The software can be downloaded on multiple systems including Android, Microsoft, iOS, and macOS.Clients can download the software and choose from a variety of plans depending on the features they need. Plans include free, plus, pro, and enterprise. The basic software enables to users to utilize a spreadsheet as a database to organize information about their projects. It can be viewed in various forms such as grid, calendar, gallery, and Kaban view. Clients can add information, such a priority level, photos, deadlines, and category, to the spreadsheet to organize information.

The company has another product called "Block", which enables clients to mix-and-match software into one customized platform. Technology that can be integrated into each client's platform include maps, graphs, SMS, translation, calendar, and more.

Timeline

November 2018

Airtable raises a $100,000,000 series C round from Thrive Capital, Dan Rose, Caffeinated Capital, Benchmark, Emily Weiss, Coatue Management, Delphine Arnault, Sarah Smith and Alexa von Tobel.

March 2018

Airtable raises a $52,000,000 series B round from Freestyle Capital, Slow Ventures and Caffeinated Capital.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Andrew Ofstad

Co-Founder and CPO

Emmett Nicholas

Co-Founder and CTO

Howie Liu

Co-Founder and CEO

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Airtable raises $52M to give non-coders tools to build complex software

Matthew Lynley

Web

March 15, 2018

How to use Airtable, the spreadsheet app taking Silicon Valley by storm - Business Insider

Rachel Sandler

Web

March 28, 2018

Move Slow and Make Things: Airtable's Howie Liu Built A $1B Software Giant Emphasizing Substance Over Speed

Steven Bertoni

Web

November 15, 2018

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Webinar: Airtable for portfolio management

December 13, 2019

Companies

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News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
WIRED Staff
February 25, 2020
Wired
WIRED staffers on using Airtable for wedding planning, hacking Google Sheets to make playlists, and furthering their career goals on a dating app.

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