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Sep 13

Happy Programmer’s Day – Spokeo Programmer Q&A

by Vanessa • September 13, 2013

Today is Friday the 13th, but more importantly, it’s programmer’s day! Now, if Jason Vorhees were a programmer by trade, instead of a hockey-masked murderer, that would lead to one heckuva celebration. Since that’s not the case, instead we’ll kick off with a quick Q&A from one of our fierce female programmers, Asma. She’s been […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Apr 30

Spokeo Inspires Young Innovators with Coder Dojo

by Vanessa • April 30, 2013

Last Saturday, a few of Spokeo’s talented developers donated their morning to teaching Pasadena youngsters about the basics of coding. It was a fun-filled morning complete with robots, pizza and a tour of our bacon-themed conference room! Head on over to our community site for more photos and details about this great day of fun […]

Posted in Community Outreach, Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Apr 25

Introducing: Spokeo Community

by Vanessa • April 25, 2013

If you’ve been a regular visitor of the Spokeo Blog, you’ve probably noticed a growing number of posts about our latest community efforts. From our Holiday Toy Drive, to the Spokeo Search Angel Awards and even our Coder Dojo computer programming workshop for kids, you can tell that Spokeo isn’t only committed to providing the […]

Posted in Community Outreach, Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Spokeo Search Angels

Apr 22

Spokeo Search Angels at the AAC National Conference on Adoption

by Vanessa • April 22, 2013

By now, you probably know how proud we are of the five Spokeo Search Angel Award winners! A couple of weeks ago, we were lucky enough to be able to gather four out of the five winners in Cleveland at the American Adoption Congress (AAC) International Conference on Adoption. We’re inspired daily by the stories […]

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Apr 17

Spokeo to Host FREE Coding for Kids Workshop

by Vanessa • April 17, 2013

The recent “Educate to Innovate” call from the White House has prompted the nation to improve the participation and performance of America’s students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Spokeo boasts a team of extremely talented STEM professionals doing what we can to promote the next fleet of engineers. Remember our engineer themed toy-drive? […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Tech Watch

Mar 07

Spokeo hearts the Clippers!

by Vanessa • March 7, 2013

Our fresh-faced team here at Spokeo is a close-knit one. From “themed fridays” to Oscar-watching parties, the group loves to hang out together. Our most recent get-together was at Staples Center to cheer on the LA Clippers against the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Clips trailed behind the majority game, giving us plenty of time to […]

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Feb 28

Introducing Spokeo’s New VP of Communications: Kristen Morquecho

by Vanessa • February 28, 2013

Spokeo is proud to announce that Kristen Morquecho, formerly director of corporate communications at Yahoo!, has joined Spokeo as vice president of communications. Kristen will oversee the corporate communications strategy for the people search provider including the execution of all external and internal communications, as well as media and community relations activities for the various […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom

Feb 11

Taking Customer Service (and its offices) by Storm

by Vanessa • February 11, 2013

At Spokeo we’re proud to have a stellar team of characters and personalities behind the quest to organize the world’s information about people. We know our search tools are extremely useful, but we also know that sometimes you have found what you needed so quickly that you no longer need your account, or perhaps you […]

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Jan 24

Spokeo Search Answers – Clearing Your Cache

by JohnnyZ • January 24, 2013

Have you ever wondered how to make the most of your Spokeo searches? From tips and tricks that might help you locate the listing you’re searching for, to basic technical support, “Spokeo Search Answers” is the series for you. Customer service rep and Spokeo guru, Johnny Z., brings you one Spokeo tip at a time. […]

Posted in Ask Johnny, Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Dec 19

‘Tis the Season!

by Vanessa • December 19, 2012

Anyone who visits the Spokeo office knows that we’re a spirited group. From themed fridays (proof here) to upcoming ugly sweater parties, we love to get into the full-fledged spirit of things. And that includes the spirit of giving! We opted to support the local “Spark of Love” toy drive, a program driven by KABC and the […]

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