Slack continues huge growth, is now valued at $2.8 billion
Slack, the fast-growing chat and enterprise collaboration tool, has announced that it recently raised $160 million in new funding, and the company now has a post-money valuation of $2.8 billion. The Wall Street Journal first reported the completed funding round back in March, but today Slack has officially confirmed the latest evidence of its meteoric rise in the workplace. Not bad for a messaging platform that publicly launched with nary a peep in February of last year.
It was only October when Slack shared its last funding news; at that time, the company had just raised $120 million from top-tier Silicon Valley investors like Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Google Ventures, and Andreessen Horowitz. They’re all part of the new,…
Source:: The Verge