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Box (company)

Box (company)

A cloud content management company. It was founded in 2005 and has headquarters located in Redwood City, California. 

Box is a global technology company that has created a file sharing and cloud management service in the form of an online platform. It allows for content management, workflow, and collaboration. It has been used in industries such as marketing, sales, human resources, finance, and more. 

Product

The company's cloud content management feature allows for clients to create a digital workplace where employers can comment on and assign tasks, share content, and create workflows for their team. Box has both web applications and mobile applications so that clients can access their information via the Box Drive. Other apps are also integrated with Box so that employees can complete their tasks. Apps that are integrated include Office 365, Slack, and DocuSign. Box allows for businesses to go paperless by storing all of their information on the cloud. The platform also uses machine learning which can be utilized to automate tasks. Digital assets can also be managed on the platform. 



Box offers services as well. There is a Box Consulting service and a Box Transform service, which aids businesses with transferring all of their information to the cloud.





Timeline

December 5, 2013

Box raises a $100,000,000 series F round from Mitsui & Co., Telstra and Itochu Technology Ventures.

July 31, 2012

Box raises a $125,000,000 series E round from Bessemer Venture Partners, SAP Ventures, General Atlantic, The Social+Capital Partnership, New Enterprise Associates, Scale Venture Partners and DFJ.

October 2011

Box raises a $81,000,000 series D round from Bessemer Venture Partners, USVP, SAP, New Enterprise Associates, Andreessen Horowitz, Meritech Capital Partners, Scale Venture Partners, Salesforce, DFJ and Emergence Capital Partners.

February 24, 2011

Box raises a $48,000,000 series D round from Andreessen Horowitz, Meritech Capital Partners, Scale Venture Partners, DFJ and Emergence Capital Partners.

April 7, 2010

Box raises a $15,000,000 series C round from DFJ and Scale Venture Partners.

January 23, 2008

Box raises a $6,000,000 series B round from DFJ.

October 1, 2006

Box raises a $1,500,000 series A round from DFJ.

2005

Box was founded by Aaron Levie.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Aaron Azlant

Employee



Aaron Dunn

Employee



Aaron Levie

Co-Founder and CEO



Abhishek Gupta

Employee



Adam Platti

Employee



Adrien Fallou

Employee



Aisha Wells

Employee



Alex Willen

Employee



Alexa Fleischman

Employee



Alison Johnston

Employee



Amy White

Employee



Ana Leyva

Employee



andrew

Employee



Andrew Chapello

Employee



Andrew Conn

Employee



Andrew Dude

Investor



Andrew Khor

Employee



Anjana Dasu

Employee



Anshul Agarwal

Investor



Anthony Kennada

Employee



Antoine MARTIN

Employee



AP Fritts

Employee



Ariella Leaffer

Employee



Arthur Jeng

Employee



Arthur van Hoff

Advisor



Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Box adds native security controls to content management

Stephanie Condon

Web

August 26, 2019

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Why Box is one of the most under appreciated companies out there

September 6, 2019

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CEO
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News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Alex Wilhelm
February 27, 2020
TechCrunch
A quick hit as we have a podcast to record, but a few public companies in the broader SaaS market reported earnings in the past week. Their results are worth unpacking as they paint a good picture of what the markets are hunting for in modern software companies. Of course, we're covering the firms' share-price [...]
January 4, 2020
Koimoi
Box Office Update: For the first three new releases of 2020, there was hardly anything to cheer about as none of these managed to gain any sort of...
Jason Guerrasio
December 15, 2019
Business Insider
Sony's 'Jumanji: The Next Level' has a record-breaking start as it prepares to go up against Disney's "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker."
Annie Musgrove
December 11, 2019
Tech.eu
Tines, the Dublin-based cybersecurity automation startup, has raised an additional $11 million from Accel and Index Ventures, just weeks after securing $4.1 million from Blossom Capital. Eoin Hinchy and Thomas Kinsella founded the company in 2018 to help security analysts automate repetitive, manual tasks without knowing how to code. In under a year, Tines has ...
Reuters Editorial
November 26, 2019
U.S.
Box Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast on Tuesday after reporting better-than-expected third-quarter sales, as the cloud management platform benefited from higher customer addition.
Sarah Perez
November 6, 2019
TechCrunch
Stealth fintech startup Digits, from the same team that built Crashlytics to scale then sold to Twitter for over $100 million, has raised a $10.5 million round of Series A funding, the company is announcing today. The round was led by Benchmark and has the backing of 72 angels, including founders and CEOs from companies [...]
October 17, 2019
The Economic Times
The phenomenon shows up in the economy in one form or the other most of the times.
Darcy Schild
October 8, 2019
Business Insider
Chick-fil-A's menu included doughnuts, and McDonald's sold potato chips instead of fries. Here's what the first menus looked like at fast-food chains.
August 14, 2019
WebWire
While digital transformation helps companies work smarter, the ongoing digitization unlocks a wealth of security vulnerabilities that can cost companies money, time, intellectual property, and customer trust. In its latest Office of the Future survey, released Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, finds that all organizations surveyed across a range of verticals experienced a cyber threat over the past year. In its mission to take a holistic approach to security - fro...
August 5, 2019
WebWire
In today's fast-paced workplace, finding efficiencies that can help users save time and money are top of mind for many industries. To help automate business processes that involve scanning, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announces the availability of Kofax AutoStoreTM 8, a server-based solution that captures and delivers data into many business applications for easy editing and storage. "We want to offer customers a central way to manage document and data captur...
Marler Clark, The Nation's Food Safety Law Firm
April 25, 2019
www.prnewswire.com:443
SEATTLE, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Marler, food safety advocate and foodborne attorney since 1993, whose Seattle law firm, Marler Clark, has been...
Mars Woo
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DealStreetAsia
Singapore-based B Capital Group, which counts Facebook co-counder Eduardo Saverin as a founding partner, has added former Apple senior director Karen Appleton Page as its newest partner.
TIFFANY HSU
March 3, 2019
www.nytimes.com
Adding lighter fare like salads to the usual burgers and fries has meant more options for time-pressed diners. But the meals are largely less healthy now, a new study finds.

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