Leading People Search Engine Named One of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies
Pasadena, Calif. (August 17, 2016) – Spokeo, a leading people search engine, today announced that it was named to the 2016 Inc. 5000 list. The list honors the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Spokeo has a three-year revenue growth of 246 percent, which secured its placement as number 1,550 on the list.
“We are honored to be included on this prestigious list for the second year in a row,” said Harrison Tang, chief executive officer and co-founder, Spokeo. “I’m proud of our growing team and the many accomplishments we’ve achieved over the past year, such as celebrating our 10th anniversary, launching a B2B service and increasing our employee count to more than 200.”
The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. For more than 30 years, Inc.’s list has recorded and recognized the significant accomplishments of America’s top private companies. The Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth between 2012 to 2015.
Spokeo’s Inc. 5000 ranking can be found on www.inc.com/profile/spokeo.
Spokeo is a leading people search service using proprietary technology to organize public information into comprehensive yet easy-to-understand online profiles. Based in Pasadena, Spokeo makes it easier than ever to help reunite friends and family, browse celebrities, and discover information about your online footprint, by simply searching a name, address, email, phone or username. In the past year, the company launched two new websites: Spokeo Enterprise and Family.me. Spokeo Enterprise is a people search service optimized for high-volume business solutions and helps businesses find and/or validate people and customers. Family.me is a private social network where families interact to discover, share and preserve their memories.
Spokeo was named as one of the Inc. 5000 two years in a row, Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 and Los Angeles Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Companies. Spokeo’s CEO Harrison Tang won the 2015 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Consumer Services category.
For more information about Spokeo, visit www.spokeo.com or follow @spokeo on Twitter.