Grapeshot opens new Cambridge UK office
Adtech company Grapeshot has opened a new Cambridge HQ following substantial global expansion.
Founded by Cambridge University graduates John Snyder and Dr Martin Porter and with over 140 employees in 10 offices globally, Grapeshot is a leading information services provider that specialises in data analytics.
Grapeshot’s new Cambridge base is at Park House, Castle Park. The office will house its core team of engineers and developers, making up for nearly half of its global employees.
To celebrate the opening, founder and CEO John Snyder, will be hosting a party at the new office this Saturday. He will be joined by board members and shareholders, welcoming employees past and present and their families.
Snyder said: “Grapeshot prides itself on variety, values and a very strong sense of teamwork. We provide the support, mentorship, fun and experience needed for people to accelerate their career.
“Moreover, we are always on the lookout for great talent in Cambridge and with the opening of this new office I look forward to welcoming more local residents to the Grapeshot family.”
Grapeshot first opened its doors on Kings Parade, Cambridge in 2009 and its new HQ can accommodate up to 70 staff.
The company is currently ranked #64 in the Sunday Times Tech Track 100 recording a £9m turnover in 2016. Through its Wordrank™ technology, Grapeshot’s Live Context Engine cuts through data overload and delivers instant, contextual insights to brands, publishers and platforms to action a decision, simpler and faster. Grapeshot’s pre-bid contextual solution suite includes Predictive Targeting, Campaign Analytics, Brand Safety and Keyword Blacklisting.
Grapeshot has offices in Cambridge, London, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Singapore and Sydney with further expansion planned for China and Germany.
• PHOTOGRAPH SHOWS: Grapeshot CEO, John Snyder at the New York office.