GoldenGolden
Pinterest

Pinterest

Pinterest is a photo sharing, publishing website, social media web and mobile application company.

No article has been written about this topic yet.
Paste a URL about this topic to auto-extract knowledge.
Visit our Writing Guide for help on how to write about a topic,
and check out an example of a well filled out topic page.

No article has been written about this topic yet.
Be the first one to add some text.

Loading AI-assisted edit mode...

Timeline

February 10, 2021
Microsoft Corp approaches Pinterest about a potential deal to acquire the $51 billion social media company.
December 14, 2020
Pinterest agrees to pay $20 million to its former COO Francoise Brougher and her attorneys for a gender discrimination lawsuit she filed in August.
August 4, 2020
Pinterest tops 400 million monthly active users--with Gen Z, men and Millennials driving growth.
June 2020
Pinterest announces that it has about 400 million monthly active users, most of whom are women.
May 22, 2020
Pinterest launches shopping spotlights with influencers and publishers
April 8, 2019
Pinterest sets a price range of $15 to $17 per share for its IPO of 75 million shares.
2019
Pinterest beats revenue on user addition and lifts 2019 sales forecast.

Funding rounds

Funding round
Funding type
Funding round amount (USD)
Funding round date
Investment
Pinterest funding round, June 2017
150,000,000
June 2017
1 Result
Results per page:
Page 1 of 1

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Ben Silbermann

Co-Founder, CEO

Abby Maldonado

Employee

Adam Ward

Employee

Adrian Aoun

Investor

Aimee Wong

Employee

Alli Kopas

Employee

Amy Jennison

Employee

Aren Sandersen

Employee

Benjamin Ling

Advisor

BreAnn Cheung

Employee

Brian Cohen

Investor

Cara Brennan Allamano, MS, SPHR

Employee

Chris Dixon

Investor

Danielle Sandre

Employee

Dave Morin

Investor

Elad Gil

Investor

Elia Ma

Employee

Evan Sharp

Co-Founder

Fritz Lanman

Investor

Genevieve Chayer

Employee

Ghadir Alharazi

Employee

Jack Abraham

Investor

Jeff Jordan

Investor

Jeff Miller

Employee

Jeremy Stoppelman

Investor

Page 1 of 3

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Pomerantz LLP
May 3, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Pinterest, Inc. ("Pinterest" or the "Company") (NYSE: PINS). Such investors are...
Will Daniel
April 30, 2021
markets.businessinsider.com
SOPA Images / Contributor/Getty Images CFRA's John Freeman says Pinterest is a "strong-buy" and could hit $93 per share. The pric...
Josh Scott
April 21, 2021
BetaKit
Canadian ecommerce giant Shopify has expanded its partnership with American social media company Pinterest to 27 additional countries.
Sean Hollister
April 13, 2021
The Verge
Pinterest now says, effective immediately, it will stop making workers sign NDAs that prevent them from talking about workplace discrimination, among other personal company matters.
April 9, 2021
WebWire
Pinterest is announcing the upcoming launch of the Creator Code, our content policy designed to keep Pinterest a positive and inspiring place. The Code will enforce the acceptance of guidelines before Creators can post Story Pins. This effort to mitigate negativity is a critical step in our journey to build a positive experience that adds lasting value to the lives of our more than 450 million users around the world. The idea for the Creator Code emerged in the middle of 2020 -- a year...
April 9, 2021
AP NEWS
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- The image-sharing platform Pinterest became the latest social media company to agree to set up a legal entity in Turkey to comply with a controversial social media...
Mike Isaac and Erin Griffith
April 3, 2021
www.nytimes.com
The discussions between the digital pin board company and the app that inspired the "VSCO girls" trend are ongoing.
Karissa Bell
April 7, 2021
Engadget
Pinterest is launching a "Creator Fund" to pay a small group of influencers to create content for the platform. It also wrote a "Creator Code" to keep its influencers positive.
Sarah Perez
April 7, 2021
TechCrunch
Pinterest today hosted an event focused on its creator community, where the company announced a series of updates including the launch of a $500,000 Creator Fund, a new content policy called the Creator Code, as well as new moderation tools, among other things. With the changes, the company says its goal is to ensure the [...]
Janice Min
March 22, 2021
Time
What happened at Pinterest fits an unnerving pattern in the tech industry that has fallen behind even legacy industries in diversity and inclusion. Janice Mins reports.
March 19, 2021
WebWire
We're announcing the expansion of our skin tone range feature to thirteen additional countries including France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Netherlands, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil and Colombia. Skin tone ranges is a Pinterest-exclusive feature that allows Pinners to refine their beauty-related searches based on a set of skin tone ranges. Applying this filter updates your search results to show content that is similar to the skin tone range you've selected...
Isabelle Kirkwood
March 10, 2021
BetaKit
Pinterest has revealed plans to expand its Toronto presence with 50 hires and an engineering hub in the city.
March 4, 2021
WebWire
To celebrate International Women's Day, Pinterest has launched a brand new Pinterest Shop collection featuring 25+ women-founded small businesses and hundreds of products all made, designed or imagined by women. In addition, for the month of March, Pinterest has created an International Women's Day fund and will match donations from employees to nonprofits helping women succeed like the National Domestic Workers Alliance and the Global Fund for Women. Because when women succeed,...
Shawn Knight
February 11, 2021
TechSpot
Microsoft reportedly approached social media company Pinterest in recent months regarding an acquisition.
Shalini Nagarajan
February 11, 2021
Business Insider
Microsoft's potential acquisition of the $51 billion online photo-pinning platform would have been its largest deal to date.
Tom Warren
February 11, 2021
The Verge
Microsoft reportedly tried to acquire Pinterest. The Financial Times reports that the pair of companies were in talks that are currently not active.
February 11, 2021
The Indian Express
Pinterest's shares have risen over seven times from its pandemic-low in March last year. Pinterest had previously signaled it wants to remain an independent company, the FT said.
Will Daniel
February 5, 2021
markets.businessinsider.com
Pinterest revealed a strong quarter on Thursday, reporting 76% year-over-year revenue growth and a 37% year-over-year jump in monthly active users.
Kim Lyons
February 4, 2021
The Verge
The image-sharing platform saw a 76 percent year-over-year jump in fourth quarter revenue, to $706 million. And Pinterest added 459 global million monthly active users in the fourth quarter, a 37 percent increase.
Jacob Kastrenakes
January 26, 2021
The Verge
Pinterest is adding a row of stories to the top of its home screen on iOS and Android, expanding the reach of its Story Pins format.
SHOW MORE

References

Golden logo
Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0; additional terms apply. By using this site, you agree to our Terms & Conditions.