All Things Upwork
October 26, 2009 by Erica Benton

100millionmomentMoments ago, the odometer at oDesk’s oConomy rolled over. Our providers have earned over $100 million dollars on oDesk – a fantastic feat that has all of us here in Menlo Park cheering.

This rate grows every day, and there will be more work done on oDesk this month than on any other online work marketplace. Period.

In addition to passing this tremendous milestone, oDesk continues to grow 3-5 times faster than any other online work marketplace.

So congratulations to our incredible providers, and to the buyers who have hired them. You guys are changing how the world works!

Erica Benton

Social Media Guru

Erica Benton joined oDesk in 2009, bringing with her nearly a decade of small business and freelance experience, and a love of all things social. Her passion for startups, technology and marketing was born during her tenure with Kulesa Faul Public Relations, while she learned the art of entrepreneurship firsthand through Equine Alternatives, a business she founded while earning her Bachelor of Science degree from… read more