Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Thumbtack News

News on Thumbtack continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

7 hrs ago | VentureBeat

Funding Daily: Thumbtack wins the jackpot

Get all the tech funding news of the day delivered straight to your mailbox! Sign up for Funding Daily and never miss a deal.

Comment?

Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology

17 hrs ago | Freshnews

Google Capital Leads $100M Series D Round Of Funding In Thumbtack

Thumbtack , a consumer service that helps people accomplish the personal projects that are central to their lives, announced today that Google Capital is leading a $100 million round of funding in the company, with past investors Tiger Global Management, Sequoia Capital, and Javelin Venture Partners all participating as well.

Comment?

Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Marketing

22 hrs ago | Forbes.com

The List Killer: How Thumbtack Plans To Be Your One-Stop Local...

I'm a member of the Forbes' tech team and a San Francisco-based reporter covering the agitators of the e-commerce world.

Comment?

Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, IGN Entertainment, San Mateo County, CA, Half Moon Bay, CA, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Pa., Pittsburgh receives poor marks for friendliness to small business

Nothing stings quite like a poor report card. A survey of more than 12,000 small business owners by a San Francisco online marketing firm gave Pittsburgh and Pennsylvania some of the worst grades in the country in business friendliness.

Comment?

Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Pennsylvania, Marketing, Non-Profit

Tue Aug 05, 2014

News10.net

Sacramento ranked America's least friendly city for small...

California among least friendly states for small businessesa again A recent survey from research website Thumbtack and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Sacramento ranked America's least friendly city for small businesses California among least friendly states for small businessesa again A recent survey from research website Thumbtack and the Ewing Marion ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Small Business, Personal Finance

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

San Diego gets an 'F' from small-biz owners

Entrepreneurs ranked San Diego one of the worst places to run a small business in a Thumbtack.com survey this year.

Comment?

Related Topix: San Diego, CA, Barrio Logan (San Diego, CA), Small Business, Personal Finance, California

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Business Journal

Survey: Albuquerque not unfriendly to business, but not that welcoming

A survey based on factors such as "ease of hiring" and "training and networking programs," gave Albuquerque a "C" grade overall.

Comment?

Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

St Louis ranks low on business friendly survey

The latest rankings on how friendly America's cities are to small business. And the number for St. Louis isn't good.It's the thumbtack.com small business friendliness and of 82 cities nationwide, St. Louis ranks 62nd.

Comment?

Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Crain's Detroit Business

Detroit small-biz owners give city 'C' for friendliness

Detroit is slowly giving itself a better grade when it comes to small-business friendliness, but most agree there is still room for improvement.

Comment?

Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Small Business, Personal Finance, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Business Journal

Columbus tops among 82 cities for small-business training, networking programs, survey finds

Small business owners ranked the Columbus metro area best among 82 cities for its training and networking programs in a survey released Tuesday by website Thumbtack.com and the Kauffman Foundation .

Comment?

Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Ohio

Business Journal

Missouri, St. Louis get average grades for small business-friendly climate

Thumbtack, an Internet marketplace for local services that was launched in 2009 out of San Francisco, recently released the results of its annual small business survey for 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

•••
•••
•••
•••

Ashburn Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••