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DoorDash History: Year 1

Who are the founders of DoorDash?

DoorDash was founded by Evan Moore, Tony Xu, Stanley Tang, and Andy Fang.

When did the first design and development efforts start at DoorDash?

DoorDash started its first design and development efforts in September 2012.

When did DoorDash purchase its domain names?

DoorDash purchased the paloaltodelivery.com domain name in January 2013 and the doordash.com domain name in June 2013.

When was the first product/service publicly launched at DoorDash?

DoorDash launched commercially January 2013.

When was the first product/service publicly launched at DoorDash?

DoorDash launched commercially January 2013.

What is the incorporation date of DoorDash?

DoorDash incorporated as Palo Alto Delivery Inc. in May 2013 and amended its name to DoorDash Inc. in March 2015.

How much venture capital was raised by DoorDash?

DoorDash raised over $2 B USD in more than 10 rounds of funding. 

When did DoorDash go public?

DoorDash started trading on the NYSE in February 2020.

Where was DoorDash headquartered?

DoorDash was/is headquartered in San Francisco, USA.

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What happened during the year 1 of DoorDash?

Backstory

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What was the version 1 of DoorDash like?

JAN 2013

What are some of the pre-IPO stats for DoorDash?

2012 to 2014

2015 to 2019

2020

What were some of the extra materials about DoorDash?

Articles of Incorporation.pdf

Articles of Incorporation

Application video to YC

DoorDash at YC Summer 2013 Demo Day

Stanley Tang on How to Get Started

Name Amendment.pdf

Name Amendment

Form S-1.pdf

Form S-1