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Jan 27

Forbes Names Spokeo One of America’s Most Promising Companies

by Vanessa • January 27, 2015

We’re excited to report that Forbes named Spokeo #75 on it’s annual list of “America’s Most Promising Companies!” The list includes a ranking of private companies generating less than $300 million annually. In order to create the list, editors reviewed hundreds of entries noting a company’s revenue, growth rate, product ideas, management and other factors. According […]

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Jan 09

Spokeo In the News

by Vanessa • January 9, 2015

The LA News Group outlets (LA Daily News, Pasadena Star-News, Daily Bulletin, and more) published a great piece featuring Spokeo’s CEO, Harrison Tang, Edward Milan (one of our favorite reunion story participants) and 2013 Spokeo Search Angel Connie Gray. Read the full piece here.  

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

Dec 31

2014: Spokeo’s Year in Review

by Vanessa • December 31, 2014

From great growth to new partnerships and powerful reunions, it’s been quite the year for Spokeo! Let’s take a trip down memory lane and note some of the big moments on the Spokeo blog…. We kick off the year by partnering with cyber dating expert, Julie Spira, to help you stay safe as you searched for […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Oct 22

Top Ruby Contributor, Aaron Patterson, Visits Spokeo

by Spokeo • October 22, 2014

Simply put, Aaron Patterson is a tender loving code ninja and maestro of Ruby who our developers were lucky enough to spend the day with at the Spokeo offices in Pasadena last Friday. Having originally started out coding to impress women, Aaron’s greatest love affair to date began when he learned Ruby as a mod_perl […]

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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

Dec 03

Built in LA Reports on Spokeo’s Growth

by Vanessa • December 3, 2013

The LA Tech scene is buzzing with stories of growth, funding and innovation. Built In LA, an online networking platform and community site, has been igniting some of the buzz by profiling LA tech companies. This week Carlin Sacks interviewed Ray Chen, CEO of Spokeo, to share the story behind our growth and product evolution. […]

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Apr 10

House Hunting Help: Reverse Address Search

by Vanessa • April 10, 2013

Are you looking to buy a house but aren’t sure if it’s on the market? With Spokeo, all you have to do is ask…the home owners themselves. Reuters recently published an interesting article (and mentions Spokeo) about buying homes that aren’t necessarily for sale. According to the National Association of Realtors, “20 percent of those who sold their […]

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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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