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Develops self-expression widgets

Slide, founded by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, makes widgets that help people express themselves. The company took a big risk in 2006 when they gave users the ability to auto-insert slide shows into their MySpace pages and blasting bulletins out...

Founded in 2005
Employees: 64
Homepage:
Blog: http://blog.slide.com/
Total money raised: $78M

94107 301 Brannan Street
6th Floor

San Francisco
USA CA
Updated on Jun 26, 2013
Slide at CrunchBase
Tags:   expression   flash   guestbook   myspace   personalize   photos   screensaver   slideshows   widgets

Past
Max Levchin Founder / CEO / Chairman
Jeremiah Robison Chief Technology Officer
Kevin Freedman VP, Finance & Business Operations
Viva Chu VP Virtual Worlds
Keith Rabois EVP of Strategy & Business Development
Kevin Freedman CFO
Sonya Chawla Senior Director of Advertising
Nikil Gandhy Director of Engineering
Scott Banister Board of Directors
Vineet Buch Board of Directors
James Hong Investor
Jason Bitensky Director of East Coast Sales
Philipp Pfeiffenberger
Michael Wolf Board of Advisors
Shravan Goli General Manager, Social Media
Lisa Gansky Advisor & Investor
Sergei Sorokin Product Management
Vivek Patel Business Development & Marketing Manager
Suhail Doshi Software Engineer
Jen Burton Product Manager
Taso Du Val Lead Data Admin/Architect
Mike Huang Vice President, Product
John Duncan General Counsel
Jared Kopf
John Malloy Board of Directors
William Liu
David Weiden Board of Directors
Jared Fliesler Director of Business Development
Ryan Sommer PR Manager
Kevin Ho Director of Design
Alex Mashinsky investor
Veronica Tegen Director of Advertising Operations
Rishi Mandal Senior Product Manager
Rod Begbie Engineering Manager & Dragon Tamer
Tammy H. Nam Director, Corporate Communications
Matt Rowe Engineering Development Manager
Aaron Krane Sr. Manager

August, 2011

deadpooled

August, 2010

Slide was acquired by Google
for $182M

TechCrunch    techcrunch.com

January, 2008

Slide raised $50M in a Series D round from T. Rowe Price and Fidelity Investments

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/01/18/slide-slides-into-some-cash/index.html?ref=technology    bits.blogs.nytimes.com

November, 2006

Slide raised $20M in a Series C round from BlueRun Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Mayfield Fund, and Founders Fund

http://www.techcrunch.com/2007/01/06/rumor-slides-venture-round-was-20-million/    techcrunch.com

August, 2005

Slide was founded on August, 2005

July, 2005

Slide raised $8M in a Series B round from BlueRun Ventures and Founders Fund

http://mashable.com/2006/11/15/slidecom-gets-funding-for-myspace-slide-shows/    mashable.com

January, 2005

Slide raised unknown amount in a Series A round from Max Levchin and Scott Banister