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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


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

2015 Spokeo Search Angel Awards Honor Three Devoted Volunteers

Written by July 21, 2015

Leading People Search Engine Recognizes Search Angels For Their Efforts In Reconnecting Adult Adoptees and Their Families Nationwide Pasadena, Calif., July 22, 2015 – Spokeo (www.spokeo.com), the leading people search engine, along with an advisory committee comprised of leaders from a variety of adoption organizations, today announced three honorees for the Annual Spokeo Search Angel Awards: Kimberley…
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Posted in Community Outreach, For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Press Releases, Spokeo Reunions, Spokeo Search Angels

Spokeo Hackathon 2015

Written by July 10, 2015

On June 25, Spokeo hosted its first-ever employee hackathon. For one 24-hour period, the office’s 7th floor was the epicenter of action for the next great Spokeo idea. Employees were tasked with creating a project that  was related to organizing information about people. The idea had to somehow be Spokeo-relevant, but could run the gamut from…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Tech Watch

The Twitter Primary

Written by July 7, 2015

Did you know that none of the Democratic presidential candidates follow @potus on twitter?  Or how about that the newsman that the most Republicans follow is Bret Baier? The Presidential Primary season is in full swing and we’re taking a look at some of the candidates’ Twitter Profiles to see what we can glean from…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

Spokeo #25 on LABJ’s List of Minority-Owned Businesses

Written by July 1, 2015

In June, Spokeo was proud to have made it into the top 25 of the LA Business Journal’s List of Minority-Owned Businesses. The list is comprised of LA County-based companies ranked by their 2014 revenue. We’re excited to be included amongst such great company yet again! Topping the list were mega fashion retailer Forever 21…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Spokeo in the News