Digital marketing platform Sendinblue raises $160M as Seattle office grows to 32 employees – GeekWire
Sendinblue, the Paris-based digital marketing platform with a sizable office in Seattle, has raised $160 million in new funding, the company announced Wednesday.
The company called its Series B round the “highest fundraising round for any all-in-one marketing platform in the U.S. and Europe” in a news release. Investors included Bridgepoint, Bpifrance, and Blackrock, with Partech reinvesting from a previous $36 million in Series A in 2017. The 8-year-old company has raised $196 million to date.
Sendinblue makes low-cost digital marketing tools that allow businesses to run email and text message campaigns. It plans to use the huge cash infusion to drive product expansion and accelerate growth in the North American market.
The Seattle office, which functions mainly as a marketing and customer care hub serving U.S. customers, has grown to 32 employees and Sendinblue employs 400 at offices in Paris, Berlin, Noida, India, and Toronto.
Since 2018, Sendinblue has experienced 100% year-over-year growth in the U.S., the fastest-growing market for the company, and now serves more than 180,000 customers worldwide.