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Yelp Inc.

140 New Montgomery Street
9th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States
415-908-3801
http://www.yelp.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryInternet Information Providers
Full Time Employees4,359

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Jeremy StoppelmanCo-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer and Director59.06kN/A40
Mr. Charles C. BakerChief Financial Officer243.86kN/A50
Mr. Joseph R. NachmanChief Operating Officer586.18k1.41M45
Mr. Laurence WilsonSr. VP of Legal & User Operations, Gen. Counsel and Sec.332.97k1.84M45
Mr. Alan RamsayChief Accounting OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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. Currency in USD.

Description

Yelp Inc. operates a platform that connects people with local businesses in the United States, Canada, and internationally. 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. The company provides free and paid business listing services to businesses, as well as enables businesses to deliver targeted search advertising to large local audiences through its Website and mobile application. It also provides Yelp platform, which allows consumers to transact directly on Yelp; Yelp Eat24 that offers food ordering and delivery services; Yelp Deals that allow 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 through their business listing pages. The company’s Yelp platform enables consumers to complete food delivery transactions, book spa and salon appointments, purchase event tickets, order flowers, and other transaction opportunities. In addition, it offers other services, such as Yelp Reservations that provide restaurants, nightlife, and certain other venues with the ability to offer online reservations directly from their Yelp business listing pages; Yelp Knowledge program that offers local analytics and insights through access to historical data; and other non-advertising partner arrangements, including content licensing. Yelp Inc. offers its products directly through its sales force; indirectly through partners; and online through its Website. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California with additional offices in Palo Alto, California; Scottsdale, Arizona; Chicago, Illinois; New York, New York; Dublin, Ireland; London, England; and Hamburg, Germany.

Corporate Governance

Yelp Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.