Founding History of Slideshare

Founded by Rashmi Sinha, Jonathan Boutelle, and Amit Ranjan.

Started design and development work in March 2006.

Purchased the slideshare.net domain name in April 2006.

Launched in October 2006.

Incorporated as Slideshare Inc. in August 2007.

Raised over $3 million USD in 2 funding rounds.

Accepted acquisition offer from Linkedin in May 2012.

Headquartered in San Francisco, USA.

The Year 1 is available in a book put together by one of the members of our team. Click on the thumbnail below to find more details about the book.