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Websitejiwire.com
Blogjiwire.com/news-u...
Twitter@JiWire
CategoryAdvertising
Phone(415) 877-4711
Employees50
Founded3/2003
DescriptionLocation-powered mobile audience trgting

Offices

HQ
150 Post St, 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA, 94108
USA

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NearbyNow, 11/2010

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JiWire

JiWire is the leading location-powered mobile advertising & data platform. Leveraging proprietary historical and present location data, JiWire enables advertisers to effectively engage their desired audience across all mobile devices at scale. Pioneering true one-to-one audience targeting in mobile based on the belief that mobile audiences are defined by location – where you go is the best indicator of intent, JiWire’s innovative, ROI-driven approach to mobile advertising delivers 4x higher performance over traditional mobile targeting or geofencing approaches.

JiWire has won numerous industry awards including Frost & Sullivan’s prestigious 2012 Best New Product Innovation Award for Mobile Advertising, referenced as “One of the most accurate audience segment & profiling data sets in the industry.” JiWire’s unique data platform leverages both Wi-Fi and Mobile audience big data to create custom audience profiles based on over 20 billion location tags from over 850 million devices.

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    JiWire received $9.17M in Partial Close funding. (11/20/13)
    Posted 6/10/13 at 2:46am via sec.gov
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    JiWire added Michael Fordyce as CEO. (1/1/12)
    Posted 8/3/13 at 10:14pm
  • Check
    JiWire — New Trends in Location and Mobile Data Unveiled in JiWire Mobile Audience Insights Report (12/6/11)
    Posted 12/14/11 at 12:25pm via jiwire.com
  • Dollar
    JiWire received $20M in Venture Round funding. (5/6/11)
    Posted 5/6/11 at 7:14pm via techcrunch.com
  • Handshake
    JiWire acquired NearbyNow. (11/23/10)
    Posted 11/23/10 at 8:39pm via techcrunch.com
  • Dollar
    JiWire received $2.1M in Debt funding. (8/20/10)
    Posted 8/23/10 at 7:23am via venturebeat.com
  • Check
    JiWire — JiWire recognized as one of the Hottest San Francisco Companies by Lead411 (5/18/10)
    Posted 9/1/10 at 9:52pm via lead411.com
  • Check
    JiWire added Ivan M.Poza as Sr. Software Engineer. (1/1/10)
    Posted 8/9/13 at 2:45am
  • Check
    JiWire — JiWire Announces Second Mobile Audience Insights Report with a Focus on the Business Traveler (11/17/09)
    Posted 11/18/09 at 1:44pm via jiwire.com
  • Check
    JiWire — Announced hire of new CEO (10/21/09)
    Posted 11/18/09 at 1:42pm via jiwire.com
  • Check
    JiWire added David Courtney as Chief Executive Officer. (1/1/09)
    Posted 6/21/13 at 9:20am
  • Dollar
    JiWire received $11.1M in Series B funding. (12/10/08)
    Posted 12/16/08 at 10:51pm via moconews.net
  • Dollar
    JiWire received $2.5M in Series A funding. (5/17/06)
    Posted 4/6/10 at 9:55pm
  • Check
    JiWire added Nihad Hafiz as Co-Founder/President & COO. (6/1/04)
    Posted 12/16/08 at 10:51pm
  • Check
    JiWire added David Blumenfeld as SVP, Strategy and Business Development. (8/1/03)
    Posted 12/16/08 at 10:51pm
  • Check
    JiWire added Kevin McKenzie as Founder. (3/1/03)
    Posted 11/29/11 at 10:59am

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Sources

  1. JiWire Acquires Location-Based Mobile Shopping Platform NearbyNow (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. EDGAR [edit]
  3. JiWire Raises $11.1 Million For Wi-Fi Ad Network (moconews.net) [edit]
  4. JiWire raises $2.1M for Wi-Fi ads, reports users prefer location-based coupons (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  5. Location-Based Mobile Advertising Company JiWire Raises $20 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  7. Growing Media Company JiWire appoints David Courtney as New CEO (jiwire.com) [edit]
    JiWire Announces Second Mobile Audience Insights Report with a Focus on the Business Traveler New study shows 75 percent increase in mobile phones using premium Wi-Fi locations, and that 81 percent of business travelers spend over 30 minutes online (jiwire.com) [edit]
    LEAD411 LAUNCHES "HOTTEST COMPANIES IN SAN FRANCISCO" AWARDS (lead411.com) [edit]
    JiWire Mobile Audience Insights Report (jiwire.com) [edit]
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