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Acquired byNileGuide
Date5/2010

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Chief Architect, Co-Founder

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VENTURE FUNDING
Series A, 1/2007
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Localyte.com

Travelers seeking more authentic travel experiences can now tap into a rich community of local people eager to help them with Localyte.com.

Localyte.com is the first website focused entirely on connecting travelers with local people (“Localytes”) in travel destinations. A growing community of over 30,000 Localytes in more than 160 countries provides travelers with up-to-date advice and unique services, helping them step off the tourist track for more authentic travel experiences.

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Above: 42,000+ Local Experts in over 8,000 Destinations
Uploaded: 4/7/10
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Above: Localyte.com
Uploaded: 10/5/09
Localyte.com screenshot
Above: PocketSherpa iPhone App
Uploaded: 10/5/09

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Localyte

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  1. NileGuide Acquires Localyte To Add Local Sherpas To Travel Planning Site (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. The New VC Model: Small Is Beautiful (techland.blogs.fortune.cnn.com) [edit]
  3. Localyte Launches iPhone App To Be Your Personal Sherpa (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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