SimpliSafe is a home security company that designs home security systems that are wireless, cellular and so user-friendly they can be set up by anyone in minutes.

SimpliSafe fundamentally changed the alarm industry, pioneering a new way to make home the safest place on earth for everyone.

SimpliSafe was founded in 2006 by Chad Laurans and Eleanor Laurans. The company is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with an office in Manchester, UK.


SimpliSafe introduced thoughtfully-designed technology with industry-leading professional monitoring. Its security camera, SimpliCam, provides all-encompassing protection while integrated apps make comprehensive system control possible from anywhere.


SimpliSafe's Video Doorbell Pro includes an HD camera, a heat sensor, and built-in microphones. Simplisafe also offers a Smart Lock that can be user installed, and controlled using a smartphone with the SimpliSafe app.


SimpliSafe has expanded its competencies, products and services and now protects more than four million people. It has grown its subscriber base to more than 1.5 million and expects that figure to confidently exceed two million over the next three years.


SimpliSafe is backed by Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Venrock, GV, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Capital One, N.A., Hellman & Friedman, Generation Investment Management, HPS Investment Partners, Owl Rock, and others. The company raised $200M in Debt financing on May 06, 2022. This brings SimpliSafe's total funding to $387M to date. SimpliSafe was valued at a $1B from a financing raised in Jun 2018.



  • Year founded: 2006
  • Funding Info: $387M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Debt Financing)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1B as of June 29, 2018
  • City/Town: Boston
  • State: Massachusetts
  • Country: United States
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