Founded in May 2013 and based in San Francisco, California, Patreon was created to enable fans to support and engage with the artists and creators they love. Empowering a new generation of creators, Patreon is bringing patronage back to the 21st century.
Meet the team
Sensitive artist and cry baby
“If it doesn't fit, force it. If it breaks... meh.”
Vice President of Origami / Wizard
“If shorts are called 'shorts' then why aren't pants called longs'?”
Lead Momma's Boy
“Isn't he just the sweetest?!.” — Joy Palmer
Head of Kirkland Brand Snack Negotiation
“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can't change it, add chocolate.”
Senior Daily Inspirational Quote Strategist
“A boat's a boat, but a mystery box could be anything. It could even be a boat. You know how much we have wanted one of those.”
“It is what it is.”
“Knowing then what I do now begs the question.”
Vice Assistant Ukulele Tuner
“Does this fix existing problems, or is it just to make new ones?”
“Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace ... Versace, Versace Versace, Versace Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace...”
Collector of the best junkfoods that you shouldn't eat
“Why is 11 not pronounced onety-one?”
"Knowing what to do next is like being in a car with the driver seat facing backwards. You can see everything you've messed up, and only guess which way to spin the wheel."
Head of Moral Support & Positive Reinforcement
"Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else."
"A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five."
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