Apr 24

Spokeo Turns 9 with a “Family of Thrones Party”

by Vanessa • April 24, 2015

Last weekend Spokeo celebrated two very large milestones, our ninth anniversary and the earlier launch of our genealogy product, Family.me. In celebration of history and “family,” we went with the theme “Family of Thrones.” The setting, a castle in the hills of Hollywood, showed our commitment to the theme. Our employees divided into four houses […]

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Apr 21

April is National Letter Writing Month!

by Spokeo • April 21, 2015

According to the US Postal Service, April is national card and letter writing month! The traditional art of handwriting a letter to someone has definitely fallen by the wayside thanks to easier communication options like email, text, and Snapchat. At Spokeo, we think letters are actually one of the most effective to communicate in some […]

Posted in For the Family, News Flash, People Search

Apr 16

Spokeo Reunions – Fred and Bubba

by Vanessa • April 16, 2015

If there’s any story that deserves to be told it’s that of Fred and his friend Bubba. Fred, Bubba and their wives were all very close when they lived in Fort Knox, KY. But as all young couples’ lives take them on different adventures, Fred and his wife headed for Germany and Bubba and his […]

Posted in For the Family, Spokeo Reunions

Apr 14

When it’s Time to End a Family Feud

by Spokeo • April 14, 2015

Families are complicated. With so many relationship dynamics and so much history at play it’s nearly impossible to go through life without encountering some kind of family drama, from minor to estrangement. Family feuds are tough on everyone, not just the participants. Spokeo believes it’s always worth finding a way to bridge the gap if […]

Posted in For the Family, News Flash, People Search

Apr 09

Built in LA: 6 LA Tech Companies You Should Intern With

by Vanessa • April 9, 2015

Today we’re proud to have our awesome internship program featured on “Built In LA.” We wrote about our stellar interns last summer, and (unfortunately for you) already have this year’s four superstars lined up to storm the Spokeo offices in May. Nonetheless, take a quick read to learn more about the awesome program we host […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Spokeo in the News

Apr 03

Spokeo’s Leadership Summit

by Vanessa • April 3, 2015

Earlier this week, Spokeo’s leadership team got together for some planning and bonding at the annual leadership summit. Spokeo’s 25 team leads started the day by sharing the latest updates and roadmaps of the future. We ended the day with a team challenge to foster bonding and unlock our own inner-creative genius. Inspired by OK […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash

Mar 26

SPOKEO ANNOUNCES 2015 SEARCH ANGEL AWARD NOMINATIONS AT THE 36th AMERICAN ADOPTION CONGRESS INTERNATIONAL ANNUAL CONFERENCE

by Vanessa • March 26, 2015

Nominations Are Now Open For Volunteers Who Help Individuals Search for Their Families PASADENA, Calif. (March 26, 2015) – Spokeo, the leading people search service, has launched the call for 2015 Spokeo Search Angel Award nominations. For the third year in a row, the program is recognizing and rewarding the search angels who donate their time, […]

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

Mar 24

Find Your Celebrity Birthday Twin: Introducing Famous People Birthdays

by Vanessa • March 24, 2015

Our birthdays say so much about us. “What’s your sign?” is one of the most common questions when trying to get to know someone. Sharing a birthday can create a special bond between two people. Here to serve you with all of your celebrity knowledge needs, Spokeo has launched a new page that helps you […]

Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends

Mar 19

Celebrate Female Firsts this Women’s History Month

by Spokeo • March 19, 2015

“Behind every good man is a great woman,” goes the saying, but what about women who stand on their own? March is Women’s History Month and we think there’s no better time to celebrate the fearlessness, the tenacity, and the achievements of some pretty amazing women. For every woman out there breaking down barriers and […]

Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

Mar 17

6 Celebs You Didn’t Know Were Irish

by Spokeo • March 17, 2015

Some Irish celebs are open about their Irish heritage, and some have accents that can’t be denied (we’re looking at you, Colin Farrell and Jamie Dornan!) But in honor of this Irish holiday we thought it’d be fun to shine the spotlight on some quietly Irish celebrities. Betcha didn’t know the following six famous faces have […]

Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search