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4INFO

155 Bovet Road Suite 200
San Mateo, CA 94402
USA
650 350 4800
Website Company Summary Management Team
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Paul Matteucci (U.S. Venture Partners General Partner) Tom Cox (Gannett VP Corporate Development) Stuart Nagae (Vulcan Capital Associate Director) Paul Sestili (Sand Hill Capital)
Former outside board: Ellen Siminoff (Efficient Frontier CEO) Andreas Stavropoulos (Draper Fisher Jurvetson) Tim Connors (U.S. Venture Partners Partner) Dan Ehrman (Gannett Finance VP Planning & Development) Paul Lee (ResilienceCorp SVP)
Company

Business description: 4INFO Inc. a leading mobile search service, allows users to quickly, easily and affordably find relevant information on their mobile devices. 4INFO provides text messages of sport scores, weather and flight information, movie times and stock quotes, local directory assistance and real-time information. 4INFO offers something for every mobile user. The nation's most complete and comprehensive database of stores and businesses in every neighborhood is just a text message away. 4INFO's mobile search utilizes sophisticated and patented technology to deliver the most relevant results. The search uses natural language processing and features user-specific intelligence. There are millions of words in the lexicon and no syntax is required.
Customers include: Gannett
Partners include: Amacai BooRah FinancialContent NinthDecimal TrustArc Weathernews ;  AppLytics ;  Datalogix ;  DMG Solutions ;  Green Bay Packers ;  Knitting Factory Entertainment ;  Maxim Digital ;  Mobix ;  Nettwerk Music Group ;  San Francisco 49ers ;  USA Today ;  V2 Music ;  YES Network
Capital

Rounds: 8
Recent Fundings: Jul 2013   Oct 2011
Capital raised: 72.0M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Threshold VenturesU.S. Venture PartnersSand Hill Capital;  Vulcan Ventures ;  Selby Ventures
Angels/other VCs: Jeff Clavier (SofTech VC);  Fabrice Grinda (OLX & Founder)
Corporate investors: Gannett ;  Peacock Equity

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Overview
Record updated: Jan 2018
Sector: Communications
Headcount: 51-75 as of Jan 2009
Rounds: 8
Recent Fundings: Jul 2013   Oct 2011
Capital Raised: 72.0M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Private