Houzz opportunities?

Yelp BDkP87
Jun 28, 2018 13 Comments

A recruiter reached out to me from Houzz for a swe role. Wanted to understand how the company is doing? Seems like a cross between yelp, Pinterest and thumbtack. Does this mean none of their individual biz lines are successful or is there revenue growth very strong?

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    • Appfolio かわいい
      Could you please elaborate more?
      Oct 18, 2018
    • Snapchat XXsR75
      Why is that?
      Oct 23, 2018
    • How come? I’m in the middle of interviewing
      Oct 31, 2018
    • Houzz Dx32Ra
      Not easy to exit for both employees and the company.
      Nov 3, 2018
    • Houzz RmxH28
      Second it.
      Jan 10
  • New / Project
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    510more
    The are backed by ICONIQ Capital. ICOINQ is pretty conservative in investing and won't touch companies if they aren't profitable. 6 unicorn IPOs this year already.. Houzz will IPO for several Billion. Anything ICONIQ touches turns to platinum. Get in to Houzz before the next round, if any, jumps the valuations.
    Nov 10, 2018 2
    • Yelp BDkP87
      OP
      What makes you think Houzz will have a next round? You work at Houzz or Iconiq?
      Nov 11, 2018
    • Houzz Dx32Ra
      Thanks for being positive about Houzz but I don't see the reasoning here.
      Nov 12, 2018
  • Houzz whsn
    We (Houzz) are doing very well. We’re focused on home remodeling and home furnishing, both very large vertical markets. (Consumers spend hundreds of billion $s a year on each.) We earn significant revenue from BOTH ecommerce and ads.

    If you know any homeowners (in any of the 16 counties currently served by Houzz) who are considering doing a home renovation or refurnishing their home, ask them what they know about Houzz. You’ll likely find an enthusiastic user.
    Jul 26, 2018 2
    • Facebook Mixitup
      Homeowner here and feel eh about houzz
      Jul 26, 2018
    • Yelp BDkP87
      OP
      Mixitup - why is that? Bad user experience?
      Jul 31, 2018
  • Amazon / Product Ulub72
    They are building retail business and have a mark replace for 3rd party sellers. A lot $$ raises
    Jun 28, 2018 1
    • Yelp BDkP87
      OP
      What does that mean? Is it good or bad? They seem to have all top investors
      Jun 28, 2018

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