BarkBox is a monthly subscription service providing dog products, services, and experiences. BarkBox has approximately 600,000 monthly subscribers.
The company was founded December 2011 by Carly Strife, Matt Meeker, and Henrik Werdelin. Prior to co-founding BarkBox, Meeker co-founded the social networking site Meetup.com.As of September 17, 2020 Manish Joneja is the CEO at BARK, succeeding co-founder Matt Meeker.
In April 2013, the company raised $6.7 million in a venture funding. The company surpassed the $25 million revenue run rate the same year. BARK received an additional $15 Million in Series B funding led by Resolute.vc, along with RRE, BoxGroup, Lerer Ventures, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, Slow Ventures, Daher Capital, CAA, Vast Ventures, and City National Bank in 2014.
BARK launched BarkCam in early 2014, a photo sharing app which operates as an "Instagram for dogs" and their owners.
BarkBox allows owners to personalize their dog's monthly subscription boxes based on their dog's needs. Each dog is unique and requires different toy options to match their style of play.
Highest paying job titles at BarkBox include Software Engineer, Copywriter, and Creative Director