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    Yelp Inc. (YELP)

    18.10 Down 1.67(8.45%) Feb 5, 4:00PM EST
    |After Hours : 18.09 Down 0.01 (0.06%) Feb 5, 7:44PM EST
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    Yelp Inc.
    140 New Montgomery Street
    9th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    United States - Map
    Phone: 415-908-3801
    Fax: 415-908-3833
    Website: http://www.yelp.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Internet Information Providers
    Full Time Employees:3,671

    Business Summary 

    Yelp Inc. operates a platform that connects people with local businesses in the United States. Its platform covers various local business categories, including restaurants, shopping, beauty and fitness, arts, entertainment and events, home and local services, health, nightlife, travel and hotel, auto, and others categories. The company provides local advertising services, including free and paid business listing services to businesses of various sizes, as well as enable businesses to deliver targeted search advertising to large local audiences through its Website and mobile app. It also offers brand advertising services comprising advertising solutions for national brands in the food and restaurant, automobile, financial services, logistics, consumer goods, and health and fitness industries that want to improve their local presence in the form of display advertisements and brand sponsorships. In addition, the company provides other services, including Yelp platform, which allows consumers to transact directly on Yelp; Yelp deals that allows local business owners to create promotional discounted deals for their products and services; and gift certificates products for local business owners to sell full-price gift certificates directly to customers. It serves customers in Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States. It has a strategic partnership with YP to display YP business owner profile data on company’s platform. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Yelp Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Jeremy Stoppelman , 39
    Co-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    Mr. Robert J. Krolik , 47
    Chief Financial Officer
    Mr. Geoff Donaker , 43
    Chief Operating Officer and Director
    Mr. Laurence Wilson , 44
    Sr. VP of Legal & User Operations, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. Joseph R. Nachman , 44
    Chief Revenue Officer
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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