champion the creators.


IZEA, Inc. (“IZEA”) is a publicly traded company under the ticker QTCQB: IZEA.

Our company connects creators who blog, tweet and post leading brands who sponsor them. Brands receive influential content and engaging, shareable stories that drive awareness. Creators are compensated for their participation and partnership. We have completed over three million social sponsorships for customers ranging from small local businesses to Fortune 50 organizations.

Our platform takes the concepts of product placement and endorsements commonly found in movies, television and radio and apply them to the social web. We democratize the brand sponsorship process, allowing everyone from college students and stay at home moms to celebrities an opportunity to monetize their content, creativity and influence in social media.

Executive Leadership

Ted Murphy – Founder, CEO
Ryan Schram – Chief Operating Officer
LeAnn Hitchcock – Chief Financial Officer

Board of Directors

Ted Murphy – Chairman
Ryan Schram – Director
Brian Brady – Independent Director
Dan Rua – Independent Director
Lindsay Gardner – Independent Director

IZEA Snapshot

  • Marketing Technology Company
  • Operates IZEA Exchange
  • Founded in 2006
  • Based in Winter Park, Florida
  • 90+ Full Time Team Members
  • 3.3M+ Social Sponsorships to Date
  • $6.63M Revenue FY2013
  • $3.92M Revenue 1H 2014
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let’s change the world together.
We are the pioneers fueling the democratization of marketing and commerce. Our social sponsorship platforms help fund the American dream for the next generation of artists, writers, film makers, photographers, thought leaders, comics, actors and musicians. We are agents of change using the social web to drive revenue for businesses and income for the world’s creators.

Recent News



IZEA Partners with Bent Pixels

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Partnership provides Bent Pixels’ Network of 12,000 YouTube Creators with access to the IZEAx Ecosystem February 9, 2015 – ORLANDO, FL – IZEA Inc. (OTCQB:IZEA) has teamed up with Bent…


IZEA Gets Animated about Partnership with Frederator

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Network of 1,400 Video Creators Opt-In to IZEA Exchange to Increase Social Sponsorship Opportunities February 5, 2015 – ORLANDO, FL – IZEA Inc. (OTCQB:IZEA) has partnered with Frederator Networks to…


Patent Trial and Appeal Board Invalidates
Majority of Blue Calypso’s Patent Claims

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IZEA Requests Continuation of Stay or Summary Judgment 
Proceedings To Terminate the Case Orlando, Florida (February 2, 2015) – IZEA, Inc. (OTCQB: IZEA), a pioneer of Social Sponsorship, announced today…


IZEA Acquires Ebyline

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Company expands service offering to provide premium
 content marketing for publishers, brands, and agencies Orlando, Florida and Los Angeles, California (January 29, 2014) – IZEA, Inc. (OTCQB: IZEA), the leader…