Launched: August 2000 (as A2Zmoonlighter.com)
Ownership: Privately held. Raised $400,000 in funding from Fairview Funds.
Mission: To provide the most efficient platform to connect and perform transactions with freelance professionals locally, nationally, and globally.
Office Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Size: More than 100,000 active freelance profiles. Over 30,000 employers / businesses
General Info: Guru.com is the world's largest online marketplace for freelance talent. Through our free service, employers find top freelance and contract talent locally, nationally, or globally. Created in August of 2000, Guru.com's web-based marketplace directly connects businesses with more than 100,000 active freelance profiles specializing in over 160 professional categories including: website design, programming, graphic design, business consulting, and administrative support.
Employers seeking professional expertise post their projects or contract work on Guru.com for free. Professionals seeking work either register as a free (Basic) member or a subscribing (Guru) member. In addition, employers and professionals can take advantage of Guru.com's SafePay Escrow and Dispute Resolution services which greatly reduce transaction risks.
Management Team: A highly creative and energized group of individuals, the team's track record and achievements speak for themselves. Click here to read our Management Team bios.
Client List: Just a few of the large and small clients who utilize Guru.com to find talented professionals are the Bechtel Corporation, National Geographic, The Juilliard School, and Pfizer Incorporated.
Contact Info: Guru.com
5001 Baum Blvd., Suite 760
Pittsburgh, PA 15213