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We develop technology that helps creators and marketers connect.

We develop technology that helps creators and marketers connect.

We develop technology that helps creators and marketers connect.

We develop technology that helps creators and marketers connect.

We’ve Been Here Since the Beginning

IZEA created the influencer marketing industry. In 2006, we launched the first technology platform that paid bloggers to create content for brands. Today, we’re a Nasdaq-traded company (Watch IZEA’s Road to NASDAQ) serving the world’s top marketers and creators.

Fast Facts

17+

Years of Experience

150+

Team Members

3.9M+

Creator Collaborations

30B+

Views on TikTok Alone

The IZEA Family

IZEA Managed Services

IZEA.com

IZEA Flex

FormAI

Zuberance

Hoozu

WHO WE ARE

Our team is our heart and creative spirit, each of us bringing diverse backgrounds, talents, and perspectives to the table. We get stuff done and have a blast doing it.

Learn About the IZEA Way

Meet the Leadership Team

Ted Murphy Leadership IZEA
CEO, Founder

Ted Murphy

Ted Murphy is a serial entrepreneur who has founded six companies since 1994. Today he is Founder, CEO and Chairman of IZEA. Murphy has been called the father of paid blogging and is largely credited for creating the influencer marketing industry. In 2006 Murphy launched PayPerPost.com, the first online marketplace that paid bloggers to create content on behalf of brands. Ted’s vision for democratizing content and influencer compensation is now a reality in most marketing strategies, from top brands and agencies to small businesses. View Full Profile

President and Chief Operating Officer

Ryan Schram

As President & Chief Operating Officer, Ryan Schram provides day-to-day leadership and managerial oversight for IZEA – championing the needs of its team members, clients, partners, and creators around the world. View Full Profile

IZEA Peter Biere Team Leadership
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Peter Biere

As Chief Financial Officer, Peter is responsible for IZEA’s finance and accounting day to day operation as well as guiding the Company’s broader fiscal strategy. View Full Profile

Our Pride and Joy

We’re delighted to count some of the biggest brands, agencies, and media organizations among our clients.

Latest IZEA News

Influencer Aspirations 2024
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IZEA Research Discovers 54% of Consumers Ages 18-60 Would Quit Jobs to Become Full-Time Influencers

Research Also Finds 26% of Social Media Users Already Consider Themselves Influencers  ORLANDO, Fla. (July 18, 2024) – IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), the premier…
IZEA released the United Kingdom edition of its research report, “Influencers & Amazon 2024,” today. The report is based on U.K. consumer sentiment and examines the effectiveness of influencer marketing on purchasing behavior and its impact on products sold on Amazon.
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IZEA Report Finds 91% of U.K.-Based Consumers Who Make Influencer-Driven Purchases Have Done So on Amazon

66% of Respondents Ages 18-29 Say Video Content Influences Their Amazon Purchasing Decisions the Most ORLANDO, Fla. (July 16, 2024) – IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:…
IZEA released the 2024 Canada edition of its research report, “Trust in Influencer Marketing,” today. The report is based on consumer sentiment and examines the effectiveness of influencer marketing in terms of consumer trust and engagement.
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IZEA Report Finds 67% of 18-to-29-Year-Olds in Canada Have Made Influencer-Inspired Purchases

51% of 18-to-29-Year-Olds Have Made In-App Purchases on Social Media ORLANDO, Fla. (July 11, 2024) – IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), the premier provider of…
Flex has new UGC features
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IZEA Adds New UGC Features in IZEA Flex
IZEA Worldwide, Inc. announced its Managed Services team secured contract bookings totaling $10.3 million in the second quarter of 2024.
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IZEA Announces Q2 2024 Managed Services Bookings of $10.3 Million
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IZEA’s Hoozu Acquires 26 Talent, Amplifying Influencer Marketing Reach in APAC
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IZEA Announces $5 Million Share Repurchase Program
IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), the premier provider of technology, data, and services for the Creator Economy, today announced that it has been shortlisted in the 2024 Global Influencer Marketing Awards along with Hoozu, its Australian subsidiary. The awards recognize outstanding influencer marketing agencies, brands, and campaigns from around the world.
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IZEA, Hoozu Shortlisted in Global Influencer Marketing Awards
IZEA's Barbie campaign with Warner Bros. featured influencers such as Patrick Starrr, on the right.
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IZEA Announces Viddy Awards Wins for “Barbie” Movie Influencer Campaign