LivingSocial Corporate Office AddressLivingSocial Inc.
1445 New York Ave NW 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Contact LivingSocialPhone Number: (202) 408-1745
Fax Number: (202) 347-3638
Email: Email LivingSocial
ExecutivesCEO: Gautam Thakar
CFO: Atul Kavthekar
COO: Val Aleksenko
LivingSocial was founded in 2007 as Hungry Machine by Tim O’Shaughnessy, Eddie Frederick, Aaron Batalion and Val Aleksenko. The company originally created Facebook applications.
In 2008, the company received $5 million in funding from Steve Case and Grotech Ventures.
In 2009, the company acquired BuyYourFriendADrink.com and launched their daily deal service.
In 2010, the company received an additional $5 million from Steve Case and Grotech. An additional $25 million was raised two months later. Amazon.com invested $175 million in LivingSocial in December of 2010.
The company has made several acquisitions during its growth including Urban Escapes, Jump On It, LetsBonus, GoNabit and DealKeren.
Today, LivingSocial is one of the largest daily deal websites online. They are Groupon’s largest competitor.