Enter multiple symbols separated by commas


A collaborative platform for every aspect of product development--from original idea to manufacturing and marketing.

The traditional product development and manufacturing process.

Source: Quirky

Headquarters: New York, NY
CEO: Ben Kaufman
Year Founded: 2009
Number of Employees: 140
Funding: $91.3 million
Key Investors: Andreessen Horowitz, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Norwest Venture Partners and RRE Ventures

Vital Stats

  • Revenue has increased 50 times since founding
  • 2013 revenue: $50 million
  • Target, Bed Bath & Beyond and Verizon are clients
  • Has corporate partnership with GE for patent collaboration
  • 335 products developed
  • 188 retail partners
  • 409,000 inventors in community
  • Quirky files the patent, inventors and project "influencers" receive cash royalties from sales


Latest Special Reports

  • Taking THE PULSE of the technology sector with must-know industry news, new products, trends and perspectives beyond the headlines.

  • Senior couple retirement

    A weekly look at how you can make the right financial choices to retire well.

  • A globe-trotting look at the world of investing, from developed Europe and Asia trends to the least-traveled frontier markets.