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    Yelp, Inc. (YELP)

    54.59 Up 2.10(4.00%) Dec 19, 4:01PM EST
    |After Hours : 54.42 Down 0.17 (0.31%) Dec 19, 7:22PM EST
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    Yelp, Inc.
    140 New Montgomery Street
    9th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    United States - Map
    Phone: 415-908-3801
    Website: http://www.yelp.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Internet Information Providers
    Full Time Employees:2,639

    Business Summary 

    Yelp Inc. operates as an online local guide that connects people primarily with boutiques, mechanics, restaurants, and dentists. The company’s local advertising services include free online business account that enables businesses to view business trends, use the revenue estimator tool, message customers, update information, and offer Yelp deals and gift certificates; enhanced listing solution, which eliminates search advertising from the businesses’ profile pages and allows to incorporate a video clip or photo slide show on the pages; search and other ads services; and call to action, a feature that allows businesses to promote various transaction. It also offers brand advertising solutions, such as traditional display advertising comprising graphic and text display advertisements on company’s Website and mobile applications; and brand sponsorships for various national brands from automobile, financial services, logistics, consumer goods, and health and fitness industries comprising traditional display advertising. In addition, the company provides Yelp platform, which allows consumers to transact directly; online reservation services in restaurants and nightlife venues; Yelp deals, a product that allows local business owners to create promotional discounted deals for products and services; and gift certificates products for local business owners to sell full-price gift certificates directly to customers. It serves customers in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States. 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 Dec 1, 2014 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Jeremy Stoppelman , 37
    Co-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    Mr. Robert J. Krolik , 45
    Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
    Mr. Geoff Donaker , 41
    Chief Operating Officer and Director
    Mr. Laurence Wilson , 42
    Sr. VP of Legal & User Operations, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. Joseph R. Nachman , 42
    Sr. VP of Revenue
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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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