How We Got Here

About Sprout

Bringing brands and people together

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Mission

Championing human to human social

Building a beloved brand is not simply about the product or service a business sells, but the connections it makes with the people who love and trust it. At Sprout Social, we believe there’s nowhere this is more important today than on social media. Our suite of deep listening and analytics, social management, customer care and advocacy solutions enable organizations and brands of all sizes to be more open, real and empathetic on social and create the kind of real connection with their consumers that drives their businesses forward.

Why Businesses Choose Sprout

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Values

We are more than software

We hold our values close and live them each and every day because we're determined to leave our team, customers and communities better than how we found them.

Care
Deeply

Embrace
Accountability

Champion
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Promote
Open, Authentic Communication

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Seek
Simplicity

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Solve
Hard Problems

Celebrate
Change

How
We Got Here

 

Section 3


Team

People make the difference

We are a diverse team of talented and thoughtful individuals who are driven to push the boundaries of what is possible for our customers. We are dedicated to solving the toughest problems in the industry, and even better, we have a lot of fun doing it.

Join Our Team

Our mission is to help organizations of all sizes become better marketers and create the world’s most beloved brands.

— Justyn Howard, CEO, Sprout Social

Section 4


Leadership

It starts at the top

We are lucky to have a fearless group of leaders that constantly pushes Sprout forward.

Justyn Howard (pictured above)

Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder

Aaron Rankin (pictured above)

Chief Technology Officer, Co-Founder

Gil Lara (pictured above)

Chief Creative Officer, Co-Founder

Peter Soung (pictured above)

Director of Engineering, Co-Founder

Rachael Pfenning (pictured above)

SVP, Operations

Maureen Calabrese (pictured above)

Chief People Officer

Ryan Barretto (pictured above)

SVP, Global Sales

Jamie Gilpin (pictured above)

Chief Marketing Officer

Heidi Jonas (pictured above)

General Counsel

Joe Del Preto (pictured above)

Chief Financial Officer

Section 5


History

Our exciting journey

The path to where we are today has been long and winding, but we wouldn’t have it any other way.

2010

Founding

Initial funding raised $1 million

2011

Product

Launched Sprout 2.0

2014

Momentum

Series B funding raised $18 million

Reached 100 employees

2015

Advocacy

Launched Bambu by Sprout Social

2016

New HQ

Series C funding raised $42 million

Moved into current headquarters in Chicago

2017

Growth

Launched Bot Builder

Acquired Simply Measured

2018

Team

Reached 500+ employees worldwide

Section 6


Awards

Recognition

We are honored to be recognized by some of the best in the business.

Section 7


Reach Out

Connect with us

Not surprisingly, we encourage you to communicate freely. Whether you have a question, comment or just want to share some #SproutLove—we’d love to hear from you.

Get in touch

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Offices

Chicago

131 S. Dearborn St., Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60603

Seattle

2211 Elliott Ave, Suite 310
Seattle, WA 98121

San Francisco

604 Mission St., 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105