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Shopkick  Acquired by Trax (2019  amount undisclosed )

558 Waverley St. #200
Palo Alto, CA 94301
USA
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Michael Lunsford (SK Planet) Jinwoo So (SK planet CEO)
Advisory board: Evan Tana (Shopkick Former VP Product Management)
Former outside board: Reid Hoffman (LinkedIn CTO) Matt Murphy (Kleiner Perkins Partner) Aileen Lee (Kleiner Perkins Partner) Cyriac Roeding (Shopkick Former CEO) Andy P Mooney (Disney Consumer Products Chairman)
Company

Business description: Shopkick is a developer of an iPhone application development, best known for an application called CauseWorld. Users can earn points by shopping or even just checking in at brand retailers. The points can convert into charitable donations to causes of their choice, with the retailers putting up the money.
Partners include: Best BuyCITIKraft FoodsMacy'sProcterAndGamble;  Simon Brand Ventures
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Feb 2014   Jul 2010
Capital raised: 26.7M
Last Round: 6.7M
Ownership: Acquired by Trax (2019  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Greylock PartnersKleiner Perkins;  Citi Growth VenturesAndInnovation Group;  SV Angels;  SevenVentures
Angels/other VCs: Reid Hoffman (LinkedIn)

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Overview
Record updated: Jun 2019
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 2009
Headcount: 151-200 as of Aug 2019
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Feb 2014   Jul 2010
Capital Raised: 26.7M
Last Round: 6.7M
Ownership: Acquired by Trax (2019  amount undisclosed )