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General Information

Websiteloc-aid.com
Blogchieflocationoffi...
Twitter@locaid
CategoryEnterprise
Phone1-(877) LOC-AID1
Emailinquiries@loc-aid...
Employees70
Founded2/2005
DescriptionLargest mobile location-enabler

Offices

Headquarters (US)
475 Sansome Street
Suite 710
San Francisco, CA, 94111
USA
East Coast (USA)
595 S. Federal Hwy, Ste 600
Boca Raton, FL, 33432
USA

People

Chief Operating Officer
Chief Technology Officer
President & Chief Executive Officer
Vice President, Product Development
Director, Product Management
Chief Marketing Officer

Funding

TOTAL $36M
FUNDING TOTAL $36M
Series A, 11/2005
Intersouth Partners
H.I.G. Ventures
$5M
Series B, 1/2008
$8.15M
Series C, 2/2011
Intersouth Partners
H.I.G. Ventures
$13M
Private Equity, 6/2012
H.I.G. Capital
Intersouth Partners
$5.78M
Series D, 6/2013
Intersouth Partners
H.I.G. Ventures
Florida Growth Fund
$4.05M
DEBT TOTAL $3M
Debt, 2/2010
$3M

Competitors

Tags

Locaid

Locaid is the world’s largest Location-as-a-Service (LaaS) company. We operate a location privacy platform that allows mobile developers to locate over 350 million devices for enterprise authentication, fraud management, consumer location services and opt-in mobile marketing. Locaid locates smartphones, feature phones, tablets and any mobile device on leading wireless carriers including America Movil, AT&T, Rogers, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless.

Locaid also helps shape and enforce location privacy policies via leadership roles on governing associations including the CTIA, MMA and IAPP. The largest financial institutions, mobile marketers, M2M platforms and mobile service providers get network location from Locaid. Location Matters. You can locate us at Loc-aid.com

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    Locaid received $4.05M in Series D funding. (6/11/13)
    Posted 6/11/13 at 9:14pm via venturebeat.com
  • Dollar
    Locaid received $5.78M in Private Equity funding. (6/28/12)
    Posted 8/8/13 at 11:11pm via sec.gov
  • Check
    Locaid added Carolyn Hodge as Chief Marketing Officer. (1/1/12)
    Posted 2/2/12 at 4:37pm
  • Dollar
    Locaid received $13M in Series C funding. (2/4/11)
    Posted 2/4/11 at 5:47am via techcrunch.com
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    Locaid — Wireless carrier AT&T is creating the Location Information Services platform to help businesses and organizations with mobile initiatives improve productivity and have better visibility into their assets. This cloud-based expansion of AT&T’s portfoli (1/6/11)
    Posted 1/30/11 at 6:04pm via mobilecommercedaily.com
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    Locaid — LOC-AID Brings Mobile Location Platform to Microsoft's Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket (10/29/10)
    Posted 10/29/10 at 3:27pm via marketwatch.com
  • Check
    Locaid — LOC-AID claims Mobile location from the major US networks is the game changer in LBS (10/7/10)
    Posted 10/29/10 at 3:24pm via gomonews.com
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    Locaid — LOC-AID Surpasses 300 Million Mark and Offers the Largest Mobile Device Reach for LBS Developers (10/6/10)
    Posted 10/29/10 at 3:16pm via gpsbusinessnews.com
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    Locaid — LOC-AID provides location information for M2M devices (10/6/10)
    Posted 10/29/10 at 3:20pm via loc-aid.com
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    Locaid — LOC-AID Certified to Provide Mobile Location Data Across All Verizon Wireless Devices (9/21/10)
    Posted 10/29/10 at 3:13pm via usatoday.com
  • Dollar
    Locaid received $3M in Debt funding. (2/10/10)
    Posted 2/10/10 at 3:02pm via sec.gov
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    Locaid added Rip Gerber as President & Chief Executive Officer. (8/1/09)
    Posted 10/3/10 at 7:02pm
  • Dollar
    Locaid received $8.15M in Series B funding. (1/1/08)
    Posted 10/3/10 at 5:21pm
  • Dollar
    Locaid received $5M in Series A funding. (11/16/05)
    Posted 7/13/10 at 7:56pm via encyclopedia.com
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    Locaid added Ron Zaragoza as Senior Vice President, Sales and Carrier Development.
    Posted 10/29/10 at 3:50pm
  • Check
    Locaid added Shauli Chaudhuri as Chief Marketing Officer.
    Posted 11/5/10 at 4:40pm

Videos

Above:

Locaid demoing at FinovateFall 2012

Added: 3/17/14

Screenshots

Locaid screenshot
Above: LOC-AID Services
Uploaded: 11/1/10
Locaid screenshot
Above: Location info for feature phones
Uploaded: 11/1/10
Locaid screenshot
Above: Locaid is "Location-as-a-Service"
Uploaded: 10/7/11

Products

LOC-AID Developer Zone
LOC-AID Privacy Management
Locaid Instant Locate
Location XChange Gateway

Traffic Analytics

Compete

Loc-aid

Sources

  1. LOC-AID Secures $5 Million in Series A Venture Funding. (encyclopedia.com) [edit]
  2. Citation Needed [add]
  3. SEC D (sec.gov) [edit]
  4. LOC-AID Raises $13 Million For Location-Based Services Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  6. Location API service Locaid secures $4.05M (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  7. Verizon Launches Toolkit for Location App Developers (content.usatoday.com) [edit]
    LOC-AID CEO: 300m Subscribers with One Location API (gpsbusinessnews.com) [edit]
    KORE Telematics Introduces Location-Based Service Offering (loc-aid.com) [edit]
    Mobile location from the major US networks is a game changer (gomonews.com) [edit]
    LOC-AID Brings Mobile Location Platform to Microsoft's Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket (marketwatch.com) [edit]
    AT&T to launch cloud-based LBS mobility data offering, in collaboration with LOC-AID (mobilecommercedaily.com) [edit]
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