Summary List Placement1. At one year old, Clubhouse has a user base bigger than the population of Pennsylvania.
Clubhouse has crossed 15 million app installs, according to the app analytics company SensorTower. Its founders also said Tuesday that the app had 15 million users. If it was a state, Clubhouse would be the fifth largest state by population size, following California, Texas, Florida, and New York.
2. The company is only 35 employees.
Alpha Exploration Co., the maker of Clubhouse, has been on a hiring spree since it raised new funding in January, when the company had fewer than a dozen employees. It doubled its staff in three months and is still growing.
3. Paul Davison passed on Google to work at Benchmark.
In 2009, the database company where Davison worked sold to Google. But instead of joining the search giant, he became an entrepreneur in residence at Benchmark, the storied venture capital firm of Bill Gurley and Peter Fenton. The program is a sort of sabbatical for aspiring founders. It gives them a small salary to work on company ideas.
Davison said he was noodling on “hundreds” of ideas, “mostly bad ones,” including an app for digital receipts.
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Source:: Businessinsider – Tech