Founding History of Canva
Founded by Melanie Perkins, Cliff Obrecht, and Cameron Adams.
Started design and development efforts in November 2011.
Purchased the canva.com domain name in January 2012.
Incorporated as Canva Pty Ltd in July 2012.
Launched in open beta mode in August 2013.
Raised about $295 million in multiple rounds of funding.
Headquartered in Sydney, Australia.
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Year 1 of Canva
Version 1 of Canva (Website)
Stats of Canva
Full Year 1 of Canva
NOV 2011 to OCT 2012
Extras of Canva
Interview: Canva CEO, Melanie Perkins
On growing an Australian college startup into global unicorn