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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 […]

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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

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 […]

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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 […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, People Search, Product Highlights & Updates, Spokeo in the News

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 […]

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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 […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Spokeo in the News, Tech Watch, The Spokeo Perspective

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