NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2013
Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, today announced the opening of its first international office in London. The team will lead business development and customer service efforts for the United Kingdom.
"The U.K. is Shutterstock's largest individual market outside of the U.S.," said Vice President of International, Gerd Mittmann. "Having a team on the ground to build relationships, source content, and localize business strategies will be invaluable as we deepen our presence in this important design and business hub," he added.
Founded in 2003 in New York City, Shutterstock has thousands of artists, photographers and customers in the U.K., and aims to expand their presence with new local business operations.
Shutterstock's London office is located in the historic district of Farringdon.
About Shutterstock, Inc.
Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 60,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds tens of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 40 million images and 1.9 million video clips available.
Headquartered in New York City, with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, Chicago, Denver, London, Paris and San Francisco, Shutterstock has customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Offset, a high-end image collection; Skillfeed, an online marketplace for learning; and WebDAM, a cloud-based digital asset management service for businesses.