Spokeo Blog
Presenting the 2015 Spokeo Summer Interns!

Written by September 1, 2015

  Can you believe it’s the last few precious days of summer? Most of the kids are already back in school, and though we can count on sunshine in our Pasadena offices for a couple more months, fall is upon us. One of summer’s best highlights in our office (besides the company picnic) is that…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Spokeo Interns, Tech Watch

Why Maintaining Family Relationships is More Important Than Ever

Written by August 27, 2015

In theory, connecting with family is easier today than it’s ever been before. We’ve got cell phones, Facebook, email…at times it almost feels impossible to avoid family! But in a world where our increasing interconnectivity may actually be leaving us all a little lacking for deep, meaningful relationships, where do our families fit in? In…
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Posted in For the Family, News Flash, People Search

Spokeo Reunions: Seeing Dad One Last Time

Written by August 25, 2015

We’ve said it multiple times before and we’ll say it as often as we can. WE LOVE REUNIONS. We especially love reunions that Spokeo helps make happen, and we’re drawn almost to tears when we know we help bring our users peace and closure. We recently heard from Spokeo User, Katherine, who shared her special…
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Posted in For the Family, News Flash, Spokeo Reunions

Vote Spokeo for SXSW Interactive 2016

Written by August 20, 2015

The 23rd annual SXSW Interactive Festival returns to Austin March 11 through March 15, and we couldn’t be more excited to announce that Spokeo is in the running to be a featured workshop at this year’s event! Spokeo’s proposed workshop is called “How to Build a Website to 18M+ Unique Visitors.” SXSW is an incubator…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Tech Watch

Spokeo Life: Kids Day

Written by August 18, 2015

Our CEO and co-founder, Harrison Tang, recently spoke with the LA Business Journal about work/life balance and his focus on family and gushed on about how much he loves his “little guy.”  You can tell we all love family here and just a couple weeks after our rainy, yet absolutely awesome Spokeo Family Picnic, we once…
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Posted in For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash

SPOKEO RANKS ON PRESTIGIOUS INC. 5000 LIST

Written by August 12, 2015

Leading People Search Website Named Number 1,114 on List of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies Pasadena, Calif. (August 12, 2015) – Spokeo, a leading people search engine, today announced that it was named to the 2015 Inc. 5000 list. The list represents the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Spokeo has a three-year revenue growth of…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Tech Talent Tuesday: Chris

Written by August 11, 2015

Summer is just flying by! We’re busy merging records, upgrading your searches and just trying to beat the San Gabriel Valley heat, but we’re excited to introduce you to another one of our talented team members on this Tech Talent Tuesday. Presenting… Chris! First name: Chris Nick Name: Lemcke Title: Senior Software Architect; (Was this your original…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Tech Talent Tuesday

Spokeo Family Picnic

Written by August 7, 2015

If you follow the Spokeo blog, or know an employee, you know we love our team and their families. We like nothing more than getting everyone together as often as we can, and we recently got together for a picnic in the park. This is Southern California and we’re in the middle of a harsh drought,…
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Posted in For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash

August Birthdays of Note

Written by August 4, 2015

Ever since the inception of Spokeo’s Famous People Birthday’s Page, we’ve wanted to have the most inclusive birthday page when considering who to showcase. Every day we feature 18 people (9 contemporary, 9 historical) and I wanted to highlight just a few of the fascinating people I learned about through this intensive people search process. Specifically, we’re spotlighting some of…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search

Version 9.0 Launches Following Spokeo’s Migration to Amazon Web Services

Written by July 29, 2015

Have you noticed any new options available to you while searching on Spokeo in the last few weeks? Or perhaps better and faster results when you search a name? Spokeo recently released version 9.0 to all of the premium users and we’re very excited about what it means for you!   All About Version 9.0…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search