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Dec 17

Spokeo Reports Growth Surge with 159% Increase in Revenue Over Three Years

by Vanessa • December 17, 2014

Leading People Search Website Advances its Market Dominance and Almost Doubles in Employee Count Pasadena, Calif. (December 17, 2014) – Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today announced that it is closing out 2014 with its most successful year-to-date. The company experienced a 159 percent increase in revenue growth between 2012 and 2014. Spokeo has also […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Nov 17

Spokeo Named #22 on LABJ: Fastest Growing Companies List

by Vanessa • November 17, 2014

The Los Angeles Business Journal recently revealed its 20th annual list of the 100 fastest growing private companies in Los Angeles County and guess who made the top 25??  Yes, your favorite Pasadena-based people search engine did! To qualify for the list, a company must have 2013 revenue of at least $5 million, be headquartered […]

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

Oct 01

Spokeo’s Harrison Tang named one of TechWeek’s 100

by Vanessa • October 1, 2014

Spokeo co-founder and CEO, Harrison Tang, joins the ranks of many other esteemed tech leaders on the Techweek 100! The Techweek100 is an annual list of the 100 most distinguished technology organizations and their leaders, and identifies those who have made a significant impact on the technology and innovation ecosystem in which they operate. Selections […]

Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Spokeo in the News, Tech Watch

Sep 19

Spokeo Releases List of Top 50 Scholarships to Aid Students

by Vanessa • September 19, 2014

  Earlier this week, we proudly announced the winner of the second Spokeo Connections Scholarship and are already accepting entries for the third contest. Beyond providing our own bi-annual scholarship essay contest, we’re now excited to announce that we’re also helping connect college students to other resources that can help ease the pain of financing […]

Posted in Community Outreach, Connections Scholarship, News Flash, Newsroom

Sep 16

College of Idaho Sophomore, Darrell Falconburg, Wins Second Spokeo Scholarship

by Vanessa • September 16, 2014

Just a little less than one year ago, Spokeo kicked off it’s connections scholarship program and a few months later, we announced a Florida senior as the first winner. We’re at it again and are proud to announce the second deserving college student to take home (or dorm?) the cash. Out of 670 total essays […]

Posted in Connections Scholarship, News Flash, Newsroom

Jul 16

Spokeo Launches Version 8.0: Responsive Design

by Vanessa • July 16, 2014

If you frequent the Spokeo site, you may have noticed some very pleasant changes lately. Over the past few days, we’ve been proudly rolling out version 8.0 of our site. What does 8.0 entail? A lot of prettier finishes, but mostly responsive design! What does responsive design mean to you, the user? Responsive design is […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Press Releases

Apr 10

Announcing the Winners of the 2014 Search Angel Awards

by Vanessa • April 10, 2014

Spokeo Honors Dedicated Volunteers With Second Annual Spokeo Search Angel Awards Together With Leaders from Adoption Organizations, Leading People Search EngineRecognizes Winners For Their Work Connecting Families Across the Nation Pasadena, Calif., April 10, 2014 – Spokeo (www.spokeo.com), the leading people search engine, along with an advisory committee comprised of leaders from a variety of adoption organizations, […]

Posted in Community Outreach, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Press Releases, Spokeo Search Angels

Mar 03

Spokeo Introduces Business Search

by Vanessa • March 3, 2014

We’ve got all of your people search needs COVERED! In addition to name search, phone search, email search, and address search, Spokeo is now offering you the ability to access business searches! Spokeo users who already have a Spokeo membership will now see a new “business” tab in your search results. Upon clicking this tab, […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo for Business

Feb 20

New Updates to Spokeo Reverse Address Search!

by Vanessa • February 20, 2014

Here at Spokeo, we offer our users a variety of search types to suit your various needs, from name search, to email search, and even phone search! Our newest search type, Reverse Address Search, was recently updated to provide you with even more opportunities to learn about a potential new neighborhood or get to know […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom

Feb 05

SPOKEO REVEALS 71% OF AMERICANS ARE WILLING TO RESEARCH THEIR DATES OR POTENTIAL DATES TO FEEL SAFER

by Vanessa • February 5, 2014

AS VALENTINES DAY APPROACHES, SPOKEO REVEALS 71% OF AMERICANS ARE WILLING TO RESEARCH THEIR DATES OR POTENTIAL DATES TO FEEL SAFER To Assist Romantic Hopefuls in Search of a Perfect Mate, Spokeo Collaborates with Cyber Dating Expert, Julie Spira, Revealing Exclusive Dating Research Findings about Dating and Safety LOS ANGELES (February, 5 2014) — With Valentine’s Day […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo Research