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Company typePrivate
FoundedMarch 2008
FounderPeldi Guilizzoni
Revenue$6.4 million (2015)

Balsamiq Studios is an ISV founded in March 2008 by Peldi Guilizzoni,[1] a former Adobe senior software engineer.[2] The Web-based Balsamiq mockup tool was launched in June 2008.[3] Balsamiq has 33 employees[4] based in San Francisco, Sacramento, Chicago, Bologna, Paris, and Bremen.[5] In 2011, Balsamiq achieved almost US$5 million in sales,[6] and US$6.4 million in 2015.[7]


Balsamiq Wireframes[edit]

Balsamiq Wireframes
Developer(s)Balsamiq Studios, LLC
Stable release
4.5.2 / May 3, 2022; 23 months ago (2022-05-03)[8]
Operating systemWindows, macOS
As ofJanuary 2018

Balsamiq Wireframes is a graphical user interface website wireframe builder application. It allows the designer to arrange pre-built widgets using a drag-and-drop WYSIWYG editor. The application is offered in a desktop version as well as a plug-in for Google Drive, Confluence and JIRA.

Versions for FogBugz and XWiki were offered until November 1, 2013.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Man Writes Software, Blogs About it, Makes $100k in 5 Months, ReadWriteWeb, November 14, 2008
  2. ^ "Interview with CEO Peldi Guilizzoni about the growth of Balsamiq [Bootstrapped, profitable, and proud]". 37 Signals. 2009-05-09. Retrieved 2012-03-10.
  3. ^ Balsamiq, a Mockup Creator in AIR, is on Fire, ReadWriteWeb, July 30, 2008
  4. ^ "The Team". Balsamiq Studios, LLC. Archived from the original on 17 July 2016. Retrieved 17 July 2016.
  5. ^ Balsamiq Company Page
  6. ^ Hicks, Jennifer (2012-02-12). "Italy's Balsamiq Pours Up New Wireframing Tools". Forbes. Retrieved 2012-03-10.
  7. ^ "Looking Back at 2015". Balsamiq Studios, LLC. 5 February 2016. Retrieved 17 July 2016.
  8. ^ Download

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