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May 12

EY announces Harrison Tang as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 finalist in Greater LA

by Vanessa • May 12, 2015

  PASADENA, CALIF (May 11, 2015)– EY today announced that Harrison Tang, the CEO and Co-founder of Spokeo, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Awards in Greater Los Angeles. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

May 07

US Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Spokeo’s Case

by Vanessa • May 7, 2015

The United States Supreme Court announced last week that it will hear our case, Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins.  The case raises the important issue of whether the Constitution permits a lawsuit to proceed merely on the allegation that federal law has been violated when the plaintiff cannot claim that he has been harmed in a […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Spokeo in the News, The Spokeo Perspective

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 04

Spokeo Reunions: Linda Finds an Old Friend

by Vanessa • March 4, 2015

We love hearing and sharing stories about how people have used Spokeo to find someone who was missing in their life. Usually it’s someone looking for family, but every once in a while, we’re touched by a story from someone who found a person that means just as much–or more, than family. Linda was that person. […]

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

Jan 29

Future Georgia Tech Student Wins Winter 2015 Connections Scholarship

by Vanessa • January 29, 2015

The Connections Scholarship opportunities continue at Spokeo. The third, and most recent, winner stole our hearts with her passion for charity. Emma Browning wrote about social media and the power it has to connect people with a cause. Her focus on compelling content has been the trick to helping engage her local high school students […]

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

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 […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Jan 20

Introducing Court Record Search on Spokeo

by Vanessa • January 20, 2015

On our never-ending quest to bring anything and everything that you could possibly need for your people search endeavors, we’re excited to announce that we’re now offering Court Record search to all. Previously Spokeo had offered Court Records as an “add-on” to existing subscribers. Now, we’ve created a brand new portal to bring you just […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends, Press Releases, Protecting Yourself

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