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Celebrating Ten Years!

Written by April 27, 2016

April marks the annual anniversary of Spokeo’s launch and we’re proud to celebrate 10 years as a growing, thriving business in 2016. We celebrated this important milestone as a company this past Saturday with a “Spokeo World” themed party that included a throwback to the original dorm room where the idea for Spokeo was sparked…
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Spokeo Celebrates 10th Anniversary with #SpokeoTurns10 Sweepstakes

Written by April 15, 2016

Leading People Search Engine Launches Sweepstakes with $4,000 Grand Prize; Five $100 Runner-Up Prizes PASADENA, CALIF. (April 15, 2016) – Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today launched the #SpokeoTurns10 sweepstakes to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Whether it’s reuniting with friends or family members, paying off college debt, traveling or splurging on a gift for a…
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Spokeo Achieves Record Growth in 2015

Written by January 14, 2016

Leading People Search Engine Reports 95% Surge in Revenue Growth; Reaches 12 Billion Data Records PASADENA, Calif. (January 14, 2015) — Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today announced a record-breaking year. The company experienced a 95% percent revenue growth increase between 2013 and 2015. Spokeo also increased its employee count to 200 and grew to…
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Spokeo named to the socalTECH 50

Written by November 20, 2015

We’ve had quite a year! We’re excited to add one more accolade to the list of earned awards for our growing company with today’s announcement of the socalTECH 50! Our CEO Harrison Tang was named as one of the 50 people to watch in Southern California Tech. The socalTECH 50 is aimed at identifying and…
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Spokeo Makes its Debut on Deloitte Fast 500

Written by November 13, 2015

Spokeo Ranks #195 on Annual Fastest Growing Technology Companies in North America List Spokeo was ranked #195 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Spokeo grew 391% percent during this period. “This is an incredible honor for Spokeo…
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Spokeo Presents Oral Arguments to U.S. Supreme Court

Written by November 2, 2015

Earlier today, Spokeo, represented by Andrew Pincus, John Nadolenco, Archis Parasharami, and Donald Falk of Mayer Brown LLP, presented arguments to the Supreme Court of the United States in “Spokeo, Inc. v. Robbins” on the very important issue of whether the Constitution permits a lawsuit to proceed merely on the allegation that federal law has…
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Spokeo Launches Enterprise to Help Businesses Find, Validate and Connect with People for More Efficient Operations

Written by October 20, 2015

Leading People Search Service Now Offers Enterprise Users Access to More Than 12 Billion Records; Adds Team-based Searching and Easy-to-Use Administration PASADENA, Calif. – October 20, 2015 – Spokeo, the leading people search service, has launched Spokeo Enterprise, the company’s latest people search offering tailored to meet the needs of businesses and organizations in helping…
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SPOKEO ANNOUNCES JASON MATTHES AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL

Written by October 8, 2015

Pasadena, Calif. (October 8, 2015) – Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today announced Jason Matthes as newly appointed senior vice president and general counsel. Matthes joins the people search engine with more than 10 years of experience providing strategic legal counsel to both public and privately-held software and data companies. “As Spokeo continues to…
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Spokeo Announces Fall 2015 Scholarship Winner

Written by September 24, 2015

We are elated to be announcing the FOURTH winner of the Spokeo Connections Scholarship (view past winners). The essay topics for this round of the competition ranged from using technology to keep us connected, to using open/big data to improve communities and lastly, using social media to help promote non-profit causes. We received almost 400 essays…
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SPOKEO RANKS ON PRESTIGIOUS INC. 5000 LIST

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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