Clickatell is the largest Online SMS mobile messaging gateway. Founded in 2000, the SMS gateway covers 962 networks in 224 countries and territories, with the potential to reach 5 billion mobile phone users.
Clickatell enables businesses to alert, interact and transact with their customers and business partners, by delivering the right message, at the right time, anywhere in the world.
Initially based in Cape Town, South Africa, Clickatell moved its corporate headquarters (and CEO) to Redwood Shores, California. It is a cash-flow positive, emerging growth company funded by Sequoia Capital, ETHOS Private Equity, and Dantink Investments.
Clickatell competes in a global mobile messaging market that is expected to grow from $150 billion in 2009 to 233 billion by the end of 2014 (Portio Research). We deliver carrier-grade mobile messaging solutions that have been embraced by more than 13,000 enterprise, government, medium and small business customers and application developers.