Virool

The fastest growing native video distribution platform

LOCATION San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 100 and 250

# OF ENGINEERS Between 10 and 25

FUNDING $10M - $25M

REMOTE WORK OK? No

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

TAGS Advertising, YC Summer 2012

What do we do?

Our mission is to make advertising human. We want to make advertising as fun and engaging as playing Angry Birds. Today, we work with over 100k sites, where we serve video ads in a native, non-intrusive and effective way. Over 30,000 customers use our platform to distribute their videos.

Why join us?

1. Virool is growing 30% a month
2. Over 35M people watch Virool videos every month
3. 30,000 customers use our product, including: Coca-Cola, Bank of America, Comcast and Disney.

Technical challenges

1. Scaling our infrastructure
2. Improving product experience

Our press coverage

http://www.forbes.com/sites/tomiogeron/2013/02/14/virool-raises-6-62m-largest-seed-funding-for-y-combinator-startup/
http://www.adweek.com/news/technology/more-autoplay-ads-are-coming-mobile-could-be-good-thing-165382
http://mashable.com/2013/02/19/virool/
http://venturebeat.com/2015/03/17/today-video-ads-using-virools-new-eiq-technology-start-watching-you/
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/how-we-made-top-ad-decade-viral-kobe-vs-messi-travis-chambers
http://www.beet.tv/2015/02/virool-2.html

Our investors

  • DFJ
  • Menlo Ventures
  • DST
  • Thomvest
  • Troy Carter