dbt Labs

dbt Labs (previously Fishtown Analytics) is an analytics consultancy startup that give companies access to top-tier data talent on a fractional basis.

dbt Labs is on a mission to empower analysts to create and disseminate organizational knowledge.

dbt Labs was founded in 2016 by Tristan Handy, alongside with Drew Banin and Connor McArthur. The company is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


dbt pioneered the practice of analytics engineering, built the primary tool in the analytics engineering toolbox, dbt, and has been fortunate enough to see a fantastic community coalesce to help push the boundaries of the analytics engineering workflow.


dbt has been validated through the AWS Redshift Ready, Works with BigQuery, and Snowflake Ready programs. dbt Cloud is available on the AWS Marketplace and will be available on Snowflake Partner Connect later this year.


dbt is recognized as an Amazon Select Technology Partner, a Google Build Partner, and served as a launch partner for Databricks SQL and Databricks-on-GCP. Today there are 5,500 companies using dbt every week, 15,000 folks in the dbt Community Slack, and 1,000 companies paying for dbt Cloud.


dbt is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Altimeter, Sequoia Capital, Amplify Partners, Coatue, GIC, Iconiq, Tiger Global, and others. The company raised $222M in Series D round on Feb 24, 2022. This brings Dbt's total funding to $414.4M to date. The latest round valued the company at a $4.2B post-money. Dbt was previously valued at $1.5B from its Series C raised in Jun 2021.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $414.4M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $4.2B as of Feb 24, 2022
  • City/Town: Philadelphia
  • State: Pennsylvania
  • Country: United States
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