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Atlanta, USA
P.O. Box 10535
Atlanta, GA, 30348


Founder & General Manager
VP/Ad Sales



Kudzu is a website that helps 20 million homeowners a year plan projects, solve problems – and choose highly rated contractors in their area. In addition, powers the “find a pro” directory on and

Launched in 2005, offers home product guides, project planning videos, 4 million consumer reviews and detailed profiles built by local service businesses. These profiles include specialties, descriptions, photos and video. also features more than 27,000 local deals – updated daily. And displays a BizCheck Approved badge on businesses validated by Experian to be in good financial health.

In addition, the site encourages businesses to share their “green credentials” including environmentally-focused certifications and ecologically-based efforts such as paperless record keeping/billing, recycling and the use of non-toxic products or green vehicles. reviews and business profiles are seamlessly linked to users Twitter and Facebook accounts and are distributed on more than 100 major TV, radio and newspaper websites, as well as on, the homepage for Cox High Speed Internet customers. is owned and operated by Cox Search, Inc., a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media and automotive services company. Cox’s businesses include Cox Communications, Manheim, and Cox Media Group.

Recent Milestones

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    Kudzu — Scripps Networks' and Cox Enterprises' join forces to connect home improvement enthusiasts to the best local service providers and each other (7/27/10)
    Posted 8/7/10 at 10:00am via
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    Kudzu — Kudzu gets more personalized with added Facebook Connect Functionality (6/24/10)
    Posted 6/24/10 at 6:15am via
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    Kudzu — Kudzu iPhoneâ„¢ application brings new level of convenience to finding best service provider (6/9/10)
    Posted 6/14/10 at 8:36am via
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    Kudzu — powers local business directories for Cox Radio websites (11/5/09)
    Posted 6/5/10 at 5:50am via
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    Kudzu — connects with Twitter -- users can "tweet" reviews (5/12/09)
    Posted 6/5/10 at 5:50am via
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    Kudzu — integrates Facebook Connect to help people share their favorites businesses (2/17/09)
    Posted 6/5/10 at 5:45am via



Kudzu screenshot
Above: 2010
Uploaded: 6/6/10

Launch DateJune 1, 2005
Kudzu screenshot
Above: Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 4/3/08

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