Airtable is a cloud based software company that blends a traditional spreadsheet with a database. It works like a spreadsheet but gives you the power of a database to organize anything.
Airtable's mission is to democratize software creation by enabling anyone to build the tools that meet their needs.
Airtable was founded in 2013 by Howie Liu, Andrew Ofstad, and Emmett Nicholas and is based in San Francisco, California.
Airtable's product, Airtable Blocks give you a creative palette of app-like functionality that you can mix and match to create the perfect workflow for your team. The company added various new features including a spreadsheet-centric database and no-code platform.
Airtable's other major new feature is Airtable Automations, this allows you to build custom, automated workflows to generate reports or perform other repetitive steps. The last new feature is Airtable Sync, with which teams can more easily share data across an organization, while also providing controls for who can see what.
Airtable has amassed a customer base that spans 250,000 different organizations, including Netflix, HBO, Condé Nast Entertainment, TIME, City of Los Angeles, MIT Media Lab and IBM.
Airtable is backed by Franklin Templeton, Benchmark, Thrive, J.P. Morgan Growth Equity Partners, Coatue, CRV, XN, Greenoaks Capital, Caffeinated Capital, D1 Capital, Silver Lake, ICONIQ Growth, and others. The company raised $735M in Series F round on Dec 13, 2021. This brings Airtable's total funding to $1.36B to date. The latest round valued the company at $11B pre-money. Airtable was previously valued at $5.77B from their Series E raised in Mar 2021.