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170A University Ave.
Palo Alto, CA, 94301


Founder, CTO
Co-Founder, Developer
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Director of Engineering


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Milo is a free Web site that enables shoppers to research products online and buy local, providing the best of both worlds. The leader in the local product search space, tracks the real-time availability and prices of more than 2 million products at over 48,000 stores across the U.S.

By combining the resources of the Web and the immediacy of local stores, makes it easy for shoppers to research the best products, find the right prices and check where products are available near them. Shoppers save time and money, get to see and try products before they buy them and get the product they want right when they want it. Retailers with products listed on can better compete with e-commerce and can use the Site to drive valuable intent-based foot traffic into their stores. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., boasts leadership from comScore and Google, and is backed by True Ventures and prominent Silicon Valley investors and entrepreneurs from, PayPal, Yelp, YouTube, and others.

Recent Milestones

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    Milo added David Ramadge as COO. (11/1/11)
    Posted 7/25/12 at 2:35pm
  • Handshake
    Milo was acquired by eBay for $75M. (12/2/10)
    Posted 12/2/10 at 7:09pm via
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    Milo added Max Kalashnikov as System Administrator. (8/4/10)
    Posted 12/12/10 at 2:24pm
  • Check
    Milo added Healey Cypher as VP of Business Development. (5/17/10)
    Posted 3/1/11 at 12:23am
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    Milo — Goes Hyperlocal in Its Mission to Level the Retail Playing Field: Adds the real-time inventories of over 100 mom-and-pop shops from across America (4/20/10)
    Posted 4/27/10 at 11:10am via
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    Milo — Illustrates the Power of Brick and Mortar: Bulk of Spending Stays In-Store (3/10/10)
    Posted 4/27/10 at 11:07am via
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    Milo — Pounds the Pavement to Locate Over 100,000 Local Sales Each Day (3/4/10)
    Posted 3/11/10 at 1:27pm
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    Milo added Justin Van Winkle as Director of Engineering. (2/1/10)
    Posted 6/5/12 at 1:20am
  • Check
    Milo added Wenyi Cai as COO. (1/4/10)
    Posted 5/4/11 at 2:53pm
  • Check
    Milo — Reaches One Million Unique Monthly Visitors (12/9/09)
    Posted 3/11/10 at 1:26pm
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    Milo — Announces $4 Million of Series A Funding (11/24/09)
    Posted 11/24/09 at 2:00pm via
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    Milo added Jon Callaghan as Board of Directors. (11/24/09)
    Posted 4/28/10 at 9:27am
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    Milo — Milo Adds Jon Callaghan, True Ventures, to Board of Directors (11/24/09)
    Posted 11/24/09 at 2:01pm
  • Dollar
    Milo received $4M in Series A funding. (11/24/09)
    Posted 11/24/09 at 2:05pm via
  • Check
    Milo added Keith Rabois as Board of Directors. (1/1/09)
    Posted 10/21/09 at 8:44pm
  • Check
    Milo added Larry Gadea as Performance Consultant. (1/1/09)
    Posted 10/20/10 at 6:35pm



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