Founder: Kate Kendall

Scale: Connie Kuhlman

CloudPeeps is a marketplace, community and platform that empowers businesses and freelancers to do their best work. The future of work is changing rapidly: 34% of the U.S. workforce is freelancing today and this number is expected to increase to 40% by 2020. Launched in February 2015, CloudPeeps is at the forefront of this shift with close to 10,000 engaged professionals using the site to discover work, manage clients, build their online reputation, and connect with other independent workers. Highly skilled professionals who have worked with the Obama Administration, Airbnb, Nike, L’Oréal, Gap, and Google. Our mission is to allow everyone the freedom to work the way they want, wherever they are. The founder Kate Kendall also created popular industry event guide The Fetch and the Freelance Friday coworking community, now in 10 cities around the globe.