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Stripe's Valuation Nearly Doubles to $9.2 BillionStripe, whose software is used by businesses to accept and track digital payments, will be valued at $9.2 billion in a new funding round that is being completed, the company said.
To Grow Faster, Hit Pause - and Ask These Questions from Stripe's COOis growing at breakneck speed, and it has been for years. At the beginning of last year, it had 350 employees. Now, having freshly moved into Dropbox's old digs South of Market, it's at 750. But according to COO Claire Hughes Johnson , the biggest challenge the company faces isn't bringing enough new people on board.
How Two 20-Somethings From Ireland Built a $9.2 Billion CompanyPhotographer: Balazs Gardi for Bloomberg Businessweek Every day, Americans spend about $1.2 billion online. That figure has roughly doubled in the past five years, according to the Department of Commerce, and it's likely to double again in the next five as the internet continues to devour traditional retail.