Pinterest files to go public. Its not-so-secret weapon: Moms

New York (CNN Business)For years, Pinterest received less media attention and less scrutiny than rivals like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Now the company may finally have a moment in the spotlight. In 2018, Pinterest posted revenue of $756 million, up from $473 million in the year prior. Like many tech companies going public, however, Pinterest is not yet profitable. The company lost $63 million in 2018, down from a net loss of $130 million in 2017. The company was founded in 2010 by Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp and Paul Sciarra, the last of whom parted ways with the company early in its history. Over the years, Pinterest has tried to evolve from being a digital scrapbooking service to a visual …