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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

Tech Talent Tuesday: Susmita

Written by July 14, 2015

Presenting the second installment of the newest blog series to the Spokeo Blog: Tech Talent Tuesday. We want you to get to know us a little better, so on the second Tuesday of every month, we’ll be introducing one of our awesomely talented techies at Spokeo. Today, meet Susmita! First name: Susmita Nick Name: Don’t have…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, Tech Talent Tuesday

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

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

Spokeo Community: Social Media Safety and Pinterest with Mothers’ Club FLC

Written by June 25, 2015

Last week we had a ladies party at the Spokeo offices complete with berry lemonade and fruit tarts. Head over to the Spokeo Community blog to read about our afternoon teaching social media safety tips and Pinterest for party-planning to the moms from Mothers’ Club Family Learning Center in Pasadena!

Posted in Community Outreach, For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Spokeo Wins Prestigious 2015 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award For Greater Los Angeles

Written by June 18, 2015

Ernst & Young LLP announced CEO and Co-founder Harrison Tang of Spokeo, a leading people search website, as the winner in the Consumer Services category of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Awards in Greater Los Angeles. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation,…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Spokeo Community: Meals of Love with Ronald McDonald House

Written by June 16, 2015

We had the great pleasure of preparing a meal for the families at Pasadena Ronald McDonald House last week! Head on over to our community blog to read all about the house and the delicious meal we prepped…

Posted in Community Outreach, For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Spokeo Community: A Medieval Surprise for the Boys & Girls Club

Written by June 3, 2015

Following our epic 9th anniversary party, Game of Thrones-style, we followed up to deliver a donation check to the Pasadena Boys and Girls Club. Be sure to read all about our surprise visit on the Spokeo Community Blog!  

Posted in Community Outreach, For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash, People Search

Spokeo CEO Talks Challenges and Funding for Startups

Written by May 28, 2015

According to Forbes, a whopping 90% of startups are destined to fail. Spokeo began in 2006 and most recently celebrated its most successful year to date. Take a look at what our CEO, Harrison Tang had to say about challenges and funding as an entrepreneur in a recent Q&A with LA News Group.  

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