What's New at IllumiRate


  • Datawrapper
    Open source tool which enables publishers to create simple, correct & embeddable charts in minutes.
  • MissFresh
    Canadian food company which delivers weekly recipes & the associated ingredients needed to cook meals in less than 30 minutes. The company was founded on December 14, 2014 by Marie-Eve Prevost, Bernard Prevost & Ritter Huang.
  • Chuao Chocolatier
    Artisan Venezuelan chocolatier based in the Southern California offering delicious truffles & unique gifts. Master Chef Michael Antonorsi & his brother Richard founded the company in 2002.
  • Groups
    Opioid addiction treatment service which couples low-cost group consultation memberships & medication.
  • ArcGIS
    Geographic information system which allows people to create, share & discover geographic information. Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) launched the application on December 27, 1999.
  • Tearsheet
    Publication founded in 2007 as Tradestreaming which tracks the rise of the global fintech industry.
  • BandLab
    Social networking platform which helps connect musicians with fans to create music, collaborate & engage with each other across the globe. The service was founded in 2014 by Meng Ru Kuok.
  • The GroundTruth Project
    Nonprofit organization focused on training and supporting new journalists to help them enlighten & inform across all media platforms.
    Michael Kitces' financial planning industry blog & newsletter for IMCA and CFP CE credits.
  • TechNode
    Blog publishing tech and startup news in China. Dr. Lu Gang founded the publication in 2009.
  • Open Markets Institute
    Nonprofit organization which studies the negative impacts of economic concentration on society. Barry Lynn & Matt Stoller founded the organization in September of 2017.
  • Constant Contact
    Email marketing software and social media marketing tool serving small businesses. The company was founded by Randy Parker in 1998.
  • SendGrid
    Cloud-based transactional and marketing email delivery service founded on July 20, 2009 by Isaac Saldana, Tim Jenkins & Jose Lopez.
  • MailUp
    Complete email & SMS delivery solution that combines powerful email marketing tools with SMTP relay and plugins for e-commerce, CRM & CMS systems. The company was founded on September 20, 2002 by Nazzareno Gorni, Luca Azzali, Matteo Bettoni, Matteo Monfredini & Alberto Miscia.
  • Mailjet
    Reliable real-time cloud email marketing solution founded in 2010 by Wilfried Durand, Nicolas Chaunu, Thibaud Elziere, Julien Tartarin & Quentin Nickmans.
  • Health IQ
    Life insurance company which helps people living active lifestyles obtain low rate plans.
  • Saffron Marigold
    Sells a unique collection of handmade India print bedspreads, duvet covers & decorative pillow shams.
  • Pensions & Investments
    International newspaper of money management founded in 1973 which is written for pension, portfolio & investment management executives.
  • RealCarTips
    Web guide created by Gregg Fidan which offers advice on how to save money when buying, selling, leasing, or financing a car.
  • HTTPS Checker
    Utility which enables webmasters to check website content for common SSL/HTTPS warnings & to identify HTTPS mixed content issues in real-time.
  • SendinBlue
    Enterprise digital marketing automation platform which helps companies deliver effective email & SMS campaigns. The company was founded by Armand Thiberge & Kapil Sharma on January 1, 2012.
  • Recorded Future
    Real-time business threat intelligence provider powered by coupling machine learning with world-class threat researchers. The company was founded in 2009 by Christopher Ahlberg & Staffan Truve.
  • Despegar
    Latin American online travel agency which was founded in 1999 by Roberto Souviron, Mariano Fiori, Federico Fuchs, Martin Rastellino, Alejandro Tamer & Cristian Vilate.
  • Qualys
    Cloud security firm which helps clients automate the full spectrum of auditing, compliance & protection of their IT systems & web applications. The company was founded in 1999 by Philippe Langlois & Gilles Samoun.
  • DBS Bank
    Asian banking & financial services conglomerate serving Singapore, Indonesia, Taiwan & Hong Kong. They offer consumer banking, asset management, securities brokerage, equity & debt fund-raising services.
  • Chesapeake Bay Candle
    Luxury scented candle manufacturer founded in 1994 by David Wang & Mei Xu.
  • FGI Finance
    Financial services company which offers commercial financing to middle-market exporters & manufacturers. The company was founded in 2000 by David DiPiero.
  • Varo Money
    Intelligent mobile banking platform which offers an AI driven personal financial coach. The company was founded by Colin Walsh, Assaf Guery, Mykola Klymenko & Roger Van Duinen on November 1, 2015.
  • Green Dot
    Financial services company which offers prepaid Visa & MasterCard debit cards. Steve Streit founded the company in 1999.
  • Steve Madden
    Footwear company which sells a wide range of boots, shoes, handbags & accessories. The company was founded in 1990 by the eponymous designer Steve Madden.
  • EdSurge
    Website publishing education technology news & resources with K-12 teachers. Betsy Corcoran, Matt Bowman, Nick Punt & Agustin Vilaseca founded the service in 2011.
  • TenMarks
    Offers teachers Common Core & state standard math resources to help them deliver powerful math instruction.
  • GoEnnounce
    Social networking service which enables students to share school-related updates & raise funds. The company was founded in 2013 by Melissa & Meghan Davis.
  • Top Dog Teaching
    Educational blog by award-winning third grade teacher Kayla Delzer. She offers advice on how to integrate technology in education to improve student outcomes.
  • Seesaw
    Digital portfolio tool which helps students share their work with their teachers & parents. The company was founded in January of 2014 by Adrian Graham & Carl Sjogreen.