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20 stories about SimilarWeb
Similarweb CEO: "It’s an employers' market, and they want employees to return to work from the office”
Against the background of the results of the third quarter, digital intelligence company Similarweb laid off 10% of its employees, 70 of them in Israel. It also cut its growth forecast and stopped recruitment. CEO Or Offer: "It’s clear that employees take advantage of working from home and work much less"
Similarweb sacks 130 employees, 10% of workforce
“We have made the very difficult decision to reduce our headcount in preparation for prolonged changes in demand,” said CEO Or Offer, who believes the company can become profitable in 2023
"Israel has a solid technological base that will continue to carry it in the next decade"
Nadav Zafrir, co-founder and Managing Partner of Team8, was speaking in a panel with Or Offer, CEO of Similarweb, Aya Peterburg, Managing Partner at S Capital, Tom Livne, CEO and founder of Verbit, and Or Lenchner, CEO of Bright Data
Similarweb announces series of senior appointments
The unicorn, which develops measurement tools for website and application activity, has appointed three new executives to assist the company in its rapid growth
"The competition for talent made us look inward and ask what our employees need”
Calcalist’s Tech@Work conference brought leading HR executives and recruiters to discuss the talent shortage, and what changes are required to get the candidates you want
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A diamond in the rough: The story of SimilarWeb founder Or Offer
“I'm really a Cinderella story," says Offer, who got started in business with his parents’ jewelry stores and now heads a company worth $1.8 billion. “You want to quit ten times along the way, but you can not because you know you have to get to the finish line"
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SimilarWeb shares to hit NYSE today at company valuation of $1.8 billion
The Israeli company, which develops tools to analyze customer behavior online, is set to raise approximately $180 million
SimilarWeb IPO: Founder Or Offer to sell $10 million worth of shares
The Israeli company has filed its amended Form F-1 with the SEC and revealed that it intends to raise $160 million in its offering, valuing the company at $1.7 billion
Don’t let SimilarWeb’s growth fool you, its startup vibe is alive and well
SimilarWeb’s CTO Ron Asher assures CTech it’s the same company it’s always been - albeit with a few more millions in the bank
SimilarWeb targeting $2 billion Nasdaq IPO in Q2 of 2021
The market intelligence company joins list of Israeli firms set to embark on a U.S. IPO in the coming months which already includes eToro, ironSource, Monday.com, OrCam, Payoneer, REE, Taboola, and Outbrain
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CTech Daily Roundup: $60 million Japanese-Israeli VC fund aims to invest in early stage Israeli tech companies
Israeli tech workers are in for a billion shekel payday
Despite pandemic woes, several thousand veteran tech professionals are seeing nice earnings from secondary stock sales
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Hagar Ravet and Meir Orbach
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Web Traffic Analytics Company SimilarWeb Recruits Carrie Lazorchak as CRO
Lazorchak’s appointment will target the expansion of SimilarWeb’s U.S. presence
CTech’s Daily Israeli Tech News Roundup
Bank of China partners with Israeli bank to finance Israeli companies in China. Medinol receives FDA approval for the drug-eluting stent. Israel plans solar energy push
Crunchbase Partners with Web Traffic Analytics Company SimilarWeb
Registered Crunchbase users can now look up monthly website visitors, growth in web traffic, and the geographic source of traffic for entities in the company’s directory
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Mobile Web is Winning, Says SimilarWeb’s CEO
Smartphones and tablets have become “an app cemetery,” said Or Offer, founder, and CEO of the digital market intelligence company
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