Twilio co-founder, CEO Jeff & middot; Lawson (Jeff Lawson)
Beijing on June 23 morning news, the US cloud computing startups Twilio Wednesday announced the IPO (initial public offering) the issue price of 15 dollars per share, higher than last week 12-14 US dollars of the price range.
Silicon Valley and Wall Street will be watching closely Twilio IPO's performance. Twilio US technology start-ups will be the first listed in 2016.
Twilio growth rate from San Francisco soon, last year's growth rate of 88%. The company sells software to help companies through voice, video and text messages anonymously communicate with customers. For example, OpenTable use Twilio send reservation service notification, and Nordstrom's sales staff also by Twilio and wait for the arrival of the commodity exchange customers.
Uber is an important customer of Twilio. Uber using the company's technology to achieve a one to one conversation between the driver and passenger, while not revealing personal phone number. Airbnb situation is the same.
Twilio shares will start trading on Thursday. But the company has not been profitable. 2015, Twilio revenue nearly doubled, reaching $ 166.9 million, a net loss of $ 35.5 million. Twilio representation, IPO proceeds will be invested in project development and marketing, as well as to expand its technology platform.
Twilio the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol & ldquo; TWLO & rdquo ;.