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Dec 17

Spokeo Reports Growth Surge with 159% Increase in Revenue Over Three Years

by Vanessa • December 17, 2014

Leading People Search Website Advances its Market Dominance and Almost Doubles in Employee Count Pasadena, Calif. (December 17, 2014) – Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today announced that it is closing out 2014 with its most successful year-to-date. The company experienced a 159 percent increase in revenue growth between 2012 and 2014. Spokeo has also […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Dec 08

The Spokeo Scholarship Deadline is THIS Wednesday!

by Spokeo • December 8, 2014

Have you finished your Spokeo Connections Scholarship essay yet? What are you waiting for!? The deadline for submissions is 11:59 p.m. PST this Wednesday, December 10th. Don’t miss your chance at winning $1,000 towards college! That’s a lot of book money… What do we want you to write about? Well, this semester’s scholarship contest is […]

Posted in Connections Scholarship, News Flash, People Search

Dec 05

Team Success: Bring Your Own Plate Day

by Vanessa • December 5, 2014

Catered lunch every day is definitely one of the many great perks of working at Spokeo! But feeding so many mouths can lead to a wopping heap of paper waste at the end of the day. In an effort to help raise awareness and reduce some paper, we designated yesterday as, “Bring you own plate to […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Dec 02

Guest Post: Mommyhood Leads to Reconnecting with Old Friends

by Spokeo • December 2, 2014

Spokeo is excited to feature a new series of guest posts from bloggers each focusing on a different way to use Spokeo.  Lindsay Frank is a wife and mom of two living in Central Pennsylvania. She stays busy with soccer mom duties and her family loves to travel. You can follow her adventures on her […]

Posted in For the Family, Guest Blog, News Flash, People Search

Nov 25

Safety Trips for Traveling Internationally

by Spokeo • November 25, 2014

Thanksgiving week is supposed to be one of the busiest travel weeks of the entire year. AAA said that it expects 46.3 million Americans to travel more then 500 miles for the holiday!! As wonderful as it is to see family and enjoy turkey and football, we’re sure that while you’re standing in the security line […]

Posted in News Flash, People Search, Protecting Yourself

Nov 18

Guest Post: Tracking Down Family Members with Spokeo

by Spokeo • November 18, 2014

Spokeo is excited to feature a new series of guest posts from bloggers each focusing on a different way to use Spokeo. Jennifer Medeiros is a mom blogger who covers tech, travel, parenting and recipes. You can follow her at http://www.makobiscribe.com  How long has it been since your family got together? I’m not talking about your immediate […]

Posted in For the Family, Guest Blog, News Flash, People Search

Nov 17

Spokeo Named #22 on LABJ: Fastest Growing Companies List

by Vanessa • November 17, 2014

The Los Angeles Business Journal recently revealed its 20th annual list of the 100 fastest growing private companies in Los Angeles County and guess who made the top 25??  Yes, your favorite Pasadena-based people search engine did! To qualify for the list, a company must have 2013 revenue of at least $5 million, be headquartered […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Spokeo in the News

Nov 04

Staying Connected: Tech Products for the Trip of a Lifetime

by Spokeo • November 4, 2014

Spokeo helps you connect with others, but if you’re planning a jaunt through Italy or an adventurous two weeks in South America, you might need help with staying connected in general. Whether you’re a skilled international traveler or just want to orchestrate a trip your family will never forget, technology is making the staying connected […]

Posted in News Flash, Tech Watch

Oct 31

Top Horror Movie Villains Who Share “Real People” Names

by Vanessa • October 31, 2014

Name, what’s in a name? We’re all stuck with our name from birth (Metta World Peace excluded) and most of us are lucky enough to have ones we like, or can at least live with, but it turns out, some are not. After doing a little digging into the most popular horror film villains, we […]

Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search

Oct 22

Top Ruby Contributor, Aaron Patterson, Visits Spokeo

by Spokeo • October 22, 2014

Simply put, Aaron Patterson is a tender loving code ninja and maestro of Ruby who our developers were lucky enough to spend the day with at the Spokeo offices in Pasadena last Friday. Having originally started out coding to impress women, Aaron’s greatest love affair to date began when he learned Ruby as a mod_perl […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Spokeo in the News, Tech Watch, The Spokeo Perspective