Presenting Company: Yext
This company presented during Session 4: Local and Classified Marketplaces
- Website: http://www.yext.com
- Location: New York, NY
- Funding: $3.5M
- CEO: Howard Lerman
- Press Release: NA
Yext is the Next Yellow Pages, offering local services to advertisers, publishers and consumers.
Nearly 20,000 local customers are connected to the company’s flagship local advertising service, Yext Calls. Yext Calls sends local businesses pay-per-action phone calls and was unveiled at TechCrunch50 in 2009.
Yext Numbers, the company’s local search monetization engine, automatically turns businesses listings into paid ads. Local publishers, mobile application developers, and more receive high yield on local inventory by simply downloading Yext business listings and inserting Yext Numbers into their applications and media.
The company offers a local business directory at www.yext.com, visited by over a million users per month.