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About Elance

Elance is at your service. Formerly a provider of software that businesses used to streamline the way they bought and managed various services, the company now focuses its efforts on its online marketplace for freelance professionals seeking work (and companies looking to hire them). Web designers, programmers, writers, and consultants all use Elance – more... to post their services for hire, as well as to respond to and bid on specific jobs and projects posted by businesses and individuals looking to find a freelancer. The company was founded in 1998. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and New Enterprise Associates are among the company's investors. – less

Elance Employer Reviews

Freelancer in Language Services (Former Employee), BerlinApril 1, 2014
Freelance Journalist, Editor, Voice-over talent (Current Employee), homeFebruary 25, 2014
Freelance Designer (Current Employee), TelecommuteDecember 2, 2013
Freelance Accountant (Current Employee), New York, NYNovember 29, 2013
Freelance Ghostwriter (Current Employee), OnlineOctober 29, 2013

Working at Elance

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