9 Companies That Use Mandrill [2024]

Updated: May 21st, 2022

A transactional email platform built by Mailchimp, is a powerful delivery service that can be used for personalized, one-to-one e-commerce emails, and automated transactional emails like password resets, order confirmations, and welcome messages.

We put together a list of the biggest companies that use Mandrill, along with some Mandrill testimonials and Mandrill case studies.

Here's the list:

1. Snappa

Snappa is a graphic design business started by Christopher Gimmer in 2015. Snappa uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$83.5K / month
Team
2 founders / 4 employees
Location
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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About
Christopher started Snappa almost 9 years ago
Revenue
Christopher grew the business to $83.5K/month
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2. Resource Guru

Resource Guru is a calendar sync tool started by Andrew Rogoff in 2011. Resource Guru uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$177K / month
Team
2 founders / 12 employees
Location
London, England, United Kingdom

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How We Built A Resource Scheduling App to $2.1M ARR

Resource Guru is an online team calendar software, used by around 20,000 people in 88 countries around the world to help them manage their team's time, and has a current ARR of $2.1m.

About
Andrew started Resource Guru almost 13 years ago
Revenue
Andrew grew the business to $177K/month
Read by 10,737 founders

3. PushPress

PushPress is a gym management software started by Dan Uyemura in 2017. PushPress uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$300K / month
Team
3 founders / 35 employees
Location
El Segundo, California, USA

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How I Created A Software To Manage Gyms And Reached $100K/Month In Revenue

PushPress, a modern boutique gym management system, shares their journey of bootstrapping their business to over $100,000 MRR, and the lessons learned about focusing on marketing to attract and retain customers and putting processes in place to learn from failure.

About
Dan started PushPress over 7 years ago
Revenue
Dan grew the business to $300K/month
Read by 87,585 founders

4. Growers House

Growers House is a cannabis business started by Nate Lipton in 2011. Growers House uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$3.1M / month
Team
2 founders / 50 employees
Location
Tucson, Arizona, USA

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How We Built $35M Plant Growing Empire GrowersHouse

How Nate Lipton built a $35M plant-growing empire, with an e-commerce store generating $2.9M per month, a cannabis growers forum earning $100k per month, and a YouTube series gaining 100k views per month, all while navigating through regulatory obstacles in the cannabis industry.

About
Nate started Growers House over 12 years ago
Revenue
Nate grew the business to $3.1M/month
Costs
It cost Nate $150000 to start the business
Read by 12,446 founders

5. eBoost Consulting

eBoost Consulting is a digital marketing business started by Evan LaGasse in 2005. eBoost Consulting uses Mandrill for their business.

Team
2 founders / 12 employees
Location
San Diego, California, USA

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6. HelpStay

HelpStay is a travel agency started by Shay Gleeson in 2014. HelpStay uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$4K / month
Team
1 founders / 3 employees
Location
Dublin, Ireland

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How I Started A $4K/Month Platform That Offers Opportunities To Go Volunteering Abroad

This case study details the success of HelpStay, a subscription-based volunteering platform, which currently has an MRR averaging approximately USD $4,000 and has utilized a Facebook group as a low-cost source of both traffic and paid signups.

About
Shay started HelpStay about 10 years ago
Revenue
Shay grew the business to $4K/month
Read by 6,527 founders

7. Roscioli Wine Club

Roscioli Wine Club is a wine club started by Alessandro Pepe in 2017. Roscioli Wine Club uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$85K / month
Team
2 founders / 6 employees

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How We Started A $75K/Month Wine Club

Roscoli Wine Club founders, Alessandro Pepe and Lindsay Gabbard, share how they built a wine club that is about to cross the 1,000 member mark with annual revenue of 1 million euros after just about 3 years, offering Italian wines from small producers, farmed organically, minimal sulfites added, and providing every member with a 10-minute video of the winemaker's story.

About
Alessandro started Roscioli Wine Club almost 7 years ago
Revenue
Alessandro grew the business to $85K/month
Read by 12,008 founders

8. HoursLogger

HoursLogger is a time tracking app started by Drew Haines in 2014. HoursLogger uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$850 / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees

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How These Two Brothers Built A Time Tracking And Invoicing App

HoursLogger, a time tracking and invoicing app, was founded by two brothers who started the business as a side project over 6 years ago and made around $9k in passive income last year, with the app in a great position to grow.

About
Drew started HoursLogger over 9 years ago
Revenue
Drew grew the business to $850/month
Costs
It cost Drew $1000 to start the business
Read by 5,322 founders

9. The Customize Windows

The Customize Windows is a blog started by Abhishek Ghosh in 2010. The Customize Windows uses Mandrill for their business.

Revenue
$2.8K / month
Team
1 founders / 4 employees

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I Make $30K/Year Writing How-To Guides [From India]

This case study is an inspiring story about how a founder started a blog on Microsoft Windows technology and, after a decade of hard work, dedication, and patience, managed to make it a sustainable business earning $30,000 per year, outlining the process of designing, prototyping, and launching the website and the lessons learned along the way.

About
Abhishek started The Customize Windows over 13 years ago
Revenue
Abhishek grew the business to $2.8K/month
Costs
It cost Abhishek $500 to start the business
Read by 3,944 founders

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Pat Walls

I'm Pat Walls and I created Starter Story - a website dedicated to helping people start businesses. We interview entrepreneurs from around the world about how they started and grew their businesses.