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Spokeo Makes its Debut on Deloitte Fast 500

Written by November 13, 2015

Spokeo Ranks #195 on Annual Fastest Growing Technology Companies in North America List Spokeo was ranked #195 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Spokeo grew 391% percent during this period. “This is an incredible honor for Spokeo…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Celebrating a Veteran Reunion

Written by November 11, 2015

In 1982, while serving in the Army, Renee was stationed in Germany and met her commanding officer, James. He really cared about his team and eventually became a mentor for Renee. He encouraged her to go to college to earn her degree, and then return to the army after. She ended up losing touch with…
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Posted in For the Family, News Flash, Spokeo Reunions

Spokeo Presents Oral Arguments to U.S. Supreme Court

Written by November 2, 2015

Earlier today, Spokeo, represented by Andrew Pincus, John Nadolenco, Archis Parasharami, and Donald Falk of Mayer Brown LLP, presented arguments to the Supreme Court of the United States in “Spokeo, Inc. v. Robbins” on the very important issue of whether the Constitution permits a lawsuit to proceed merely on the allegation that federal law has…
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Celebrities Who Do Halloween Better Than You Do Anything

Written by October 30, 2015

Celebrities, in general, aren’t exactly known for their understated fashion sense, but Halloween brings out a whole different side of people. Celebs love Halloween because they’re used to pretending to be something they’re not…and who doesn’t love a good costume? Some famous folks, though, love Halloween more than your average six year old. Here are…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search

Trick or Treating Safety Tips You Can Actually Use

Written by October 26, 2015

Halloween falls on a Saturday this year which means it’s bound to be a busy night. Whether you’re planning on escorting a group of toddlers, driving your kids to a big neighborhood, or you’ve got a teenager looking to a costume favorite one last time, Halloween can be a dangerous evening if you’re not prepared and…
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Spokeo Launches Enterprise to Help Businesses Find, Validate and Connect with People for More Efficient Operations

Written by October 20, 2015

Leading People Search Service Now Offers Enterprise Users Access to More Than 12 Billion Records; Adds Team-based Searching and Easy-to-Use Administration PASADENA, Calif. – October 20, 2015 – Spokeo, the leading people search service, has launched Spokeo Enterprise, the company’s latest people search offering tailored to meet the needs of businesses and organizations in helping…
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Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo Enterprise, Spokeo for Business

Tech Talent Tuesday: Karen

Written by October 13, 2015

First Name: Ke Nick Name: Karen Title: Senior Data and Search Engineer (I was software engineer when I started working at Spokeo) Tell us about your job. What do you do? I am currently leading the ETL project within backend team. This includes building decoupled and clean structures with microservices, optimizing data normalization logic, automating…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Tech Talent Tuesday


Written by October 8, 2015

Pasadena, Calif. (October 8, 2015) – Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today announced Jason Matthes as newly appointed senior vice president and general counsel. Matthes joins the people search engine with more than 10 years of experience providing strategic legal counsel to both public and privately-held software and data companies. “As Spokeo continues to…
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Spokeo Reunions: Lost then Found

Written by September 29, 2015

Twenty five years ago, Jean and Kathryne’s brother passed away, and this led them to ultimately lose contact with their brother’s stepson Tim. They had always been close with him and were hoping to rekindle the relationship. They wanted to make sure he was doing well and catch up on his life. They’d known that…
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Spokeo Announces Fall 2015 Scholarship Winner

Written by September 24, 2015

We are elated to be announcing the FOURTH winner of the Spokeo Connections Scholarship (view past winners). The essay topics for this round of the competition ranged from using technology to keep us connected, to using open/big data to improve communities and lastly, using social media to help promote non-profit causes. We received almost 400 essays…
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