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SnapTell  Acquired by A9.com (2009  amount undisclosed)

2741 Middlefield Road, Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA 94306
USA
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

CEO: Gautam Bhargava (04/30/2006)
Former Employees: Donald Tanguay G. D. Ramkumar
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Krishna Kolluri (NEA General Partner) Tasha Seitz (JK&B Capital Partner)
Former outside board: Rajeev Motwani (Stanford University Professor)
Company

Business description: SnapTell is revolutionizing the way consumers and marketers connect. Using an everyday camera phone and SnapTell's innovative image recognition technology, users can easily and instantly access requested information. Marketers can effortlessly create high-impact campaigns using existing collateral and can alter their messaging on the fly in response to SnapTell-provided actionable metrics. SnapTell provides a highly customizable and integrated mobile marketing solution. With this Snap.Send.Get™ solution, marketers can deploy mobile marketing campaigns quickly and effectively. The SnapTell solution enables consumers to easily access marketing content and information on the go, driving brand awareness, conversion, loyalty and revenues. It is an end-to-end solution that gives marketers the ability to reach consumers and create a brand relationship with them – not just impressions. SnapTell understands the evolving dynamics of today’s mobile marketing environment. Our goal is to ensure that marketers receive unprecedented campaign successes while giving consumers easy access to information when they desire. We understand that consumers will not tolerate mobile marketing spam. Our 100% opt-in Snap.Send.Get mobile marketing solution gives consumers the power to define their mobile marketing experience. We believe that consumers have the right to decide when and how they will participate in their mobile marketing experience
Customers include: ACERCoca ColaDellHarley-DavidsonHBORevlonSamsungSONYThe Weinstein CompanyToyotaUnilever;  ABSOLUT;  Adidas;  Allstate;  AXE;  Bowflex;  Bridgestone;  Campbell's;  Canadian Club;  Champs;  Chevrolet;  Conde' Nast;  De Beers;  Discovery Channel;  Fiji;  Fruit of the Loom;  Garmin;  Gilette;  GNC;  Greyhound;  Infiniti;  Mobil 1;  Mutual of Omaha;  Olympus;  PandG;  Power Bar;  Progressive;  Pulsar;  Raddison;  Randon House;  RollingStone;  Trojan;  US Weekly;  Valvoline;  Volkswagon;  Westin HotelsAndResorts
Capital

Ownership: Acquired by A9.com (2009  amount undisclosed)
VCs include: NEAJKandB Capital

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Record updated: Jun 2009
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 2006
Ownership: Acquired by A9.com (2009  amount undisclosed)