YELP - Yelp Inc.

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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 Content & Information
Full Time Employees5,323

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jeremy StoppelmanCo-Founder, CEO & Director59.06kN/A1977
Mr. Charles C. BakerChief Financial Officer243.86kN/A1967
Mr. Joseph R. NachmanChief Operating Officer586.18k1.41M1972
Mr. Laurence WilsonChief Admin. Officer332.97k1.84M1972
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. The company's 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. It provides free and paid advertising products to businesses, as well as enables businesses to deliver targeted search advertising to local audiences through its Website and mobile application; and business listing products. The company's Yelp platform enables consumers to order flowers, purchase event tickets, and book spa and salon appointments. In addition, it offers 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. Further, the company provides other services comprising Yelp Reservations that provide restaurants, nightlife, and other venues with the ability to offer online reservations directly from their Yelp business listing pages; and Yelp Nowait, a subscription-based waitlist management solution that allows consumers to check wait times and join waitlists remotely, as well as businesses to manage seating and server rotation. Its other services also include WiFi Marketing product for businesses to create on-premises WiFi access for customers and advertise products on the WiFi log-in page, as well as collect contact and social media information from customers. The company offers its products directly through its sales force; indirectly through partners; and online through its Website. Yelp Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Corporate Governance

Yelp Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 9.

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.