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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 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 includes maps, graphs, SMS, translation, calendar, and more.

Timeline

September 2020
Airtable raises a $185,000,000 series D round from Benchmark, Caffeinated Capital, Charles River Ventures, Coatue Management, D1 Capital Partners and Thrive Capital.
November 2018
Airtable raises a $100,000,000 series C round from Alexa von Tobel, Benchmark, Caffeinated Capital, Coatue Management, Dan Rose, Delphine Arnault, Emily Weiss, Sarah Smith and Thrive Capital.
March 2018
Airtable raises a $60,000,000 series B round from Caffeinated Capital, Freestyle Capital and Slow Ventures.
June 2015
Airtable raises a $7,600,000 series A round from Ashton Kutcher, Caffeinated Capital, Charles River Ventures, Founder Collective, Freestyle Capital, Ilya Sukhar, Kevin Mahaffey, Othman Laraki, Raymond Tonsing and Tuesday Capital.
February 2015
Airtable raises a $3,000,000 seed round from Aaron Harris, Amitt Mahajan, Ashton Kutcher, Box Group, Caffeinated Capital, Data Collective, David Beyer, Eric Wu, Freestyle Capital, Hammerstone Capital, Michael Birch, Othman Laraki, Shan Mehta and Tuesday Capital.
2013
Founded

Funding rounds

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

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Sarah Perez
June 14, 2021
TechCrunch
Last fall, Google's in-house incubator Area 120 introduced a new work-tracking tool called Tables, an AirTable rival that allows for tracking projects more efficiently using automation. Today, Google says Tables will officially "graduate" from Area 120 to become an official Google product by joining Google Cloud, which it expects to complete in the next year. [...]
Jordan Crook
March 15, 2021
TechCrunch
Airtable, the no-code relational database that has amassed a customer base that spans 250,000 different organizations, has today announced the close of a $270 million in series E funding. The valuation comes out to $5.77 billion post-money, more than doubling its valuation from September, when it raised $185 million in Series D funding. This latest [...]
Steve O'Hear
January 21, 2021
TechCrunch
No-code -- software that lets you accomplish tasks that previously required coding skills -- is an increasingly hot space, even if the basic premise has been promised and not fully realised for many years. Related to this are companies like Airtable, which attempt to make building relational databases and interrogating them as easy as creating [...]
Steve O'Hear
January 21, 2021
TechCrunch
No-code -- software that lets you accomplish tasks that previously required coding skills -- is an increasingly hot space, even if the basic premise has been promised and not fully realised for many years. Related to this are companies like Airtable, which attempt to make building relational databases and interrogating them as easy as creating [...]
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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