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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. […]

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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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Dec 07

Good Game: Wishing our CSO well!

by Vanessa • December 7, 2012

Here at Spokeo, we’re extremely proud of the creative and inspirational individuals on our team. Our Chief Strategy Officer, Emanuel Pleitez has not only led our efforts to engage with policy makers and  help reunite families here at Spokeo, but he’s been also been in the race for the upcoming seat for Mayor of Los […]

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Jul 20

Helping Make More Connections…

by Vanessa • July 20, 2012

You can tell from how often we ask for your stories about finding your loved ones and the great stories we’ve recently profiled (Edward and his father!) that Spokeo loves reuniting people. We love to hear from people who have used Spokeo to find one another. It makes our hearts feel warm and fuzzy (including […]

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Jul 02

Spokeo Founder Featured on IdeaMensch

by Vanessa • July 2, 2012

  Spokeo’s founder and president, Harrison Tang, answered some questions for Ideamensch.com. Take a look at the interview and get to know the man behind the idea for Spokeo. Harrison Q&A with Ideamensch.com  

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Jun 12

Empowering Spokeo’s Users

by Harrison • June 12, 2012

Six years ago, my Stanford roommates and I built Spokeo to help us keep in touch with friends across a dizzying array of social networks. We are honored today to be at the helm of a principal destination for millions of Americans searching for and looking to connect with others. Like any startup, we grow […]

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May 16

People Search: Privacy Identity Innovation Summit #pii2012

by Vanessa • May 16, 2012

Spokeo CSO, Emanuel Pleitez participated in a fireside chat earlier today at the Privacy Identity Innovation Summit in Seattle focusing on protecting privacy while enabling new technologies and business models.  Take a look at some of the others at the conference: * Larry Downes: internet analyst and author * Anne Toth: Head of Privacy at Google+, former Chief Trust Officer at […]

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May 14

Top 10 People Searches – NBA Players

by Katie • May 14, 2012

The NBA is in the playoffs! The East and the West teams are duking it out, but only one team will be victorious. Is your favorite team in the running (we have a lot of Clippers and Lakers fans in our office)? Follow the playoffs bracket here, and check out the top 10 NBA players […]

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May 11

Top 10 People Searches – Celebrity Moms

by Katie • May 11, 2012

They’re talented, they’re beautiful, and they’re mothers! Let’s take a look at the top ten celebrity moms.      Top 10 Celebrity Moms*: 1. Sarah Michelle Gellar – became widely known for her role as Buffy Summers on the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer; Sarah is married to actor Freddie Prinze, Jr., is the mother of […]

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