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Closed Date10/2011

General Information


WebVisible, Inc.
5510 Lincoln Blvd.
Playa Vista, CA, 90094


Chief Operating Officer
VP, Global Partner Services
Show All People



Series A, 9/2005
Redpoint Ventures
Series B, 3/2008
Sutter Hill Ventures
Redpoint Ventures
Series C, 2/2010
Adams Street Partners
Focus Ventures



WebVisible Closed down October, 2011


Based in Southern California, WebVisible is a Software as a Service (SaaS) company and leading name in local online advertising, known for being a true expert in bringing the Internet as an advertising and customer acquisition medium to small businesses around the world.

Through direct sales and global partners in the Yellow Pages, newspaper, and online marketing industries, we offer our innovative online advertising products to small business customers.

Our advertising products are powered by our award winning Geneva software platform - named 2008 Internet Product of the Year by the American Electronics Association - which buys advertising space across a variety of media, ensuring that our small business customers get the most effective, local, targeted advertising for their money.

Recent Milestones

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    Closed. (10/1/11)
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    WebVisible — Announced two strategic new hires: Scott Meherin as Vice President of Sales and Willy Aenlle as Vice President of Product. Scott and Willy join WebVisible in order to drive significant growth in enterprise sales and new product development. (8/29/11)
    Posted 9/26/11 at 10:13am via
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    WebVisible — Business Attorney Says Internet Marketing Saves Time and Exposes Her to Clients Who Otherwise Wouldn’t be Able to Find Her (12/2/10)
    Posted 12/8/10 at 1:34pm via
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    WebVisible — Harper Brings Experience with Online, Subscription-Based Business Models to Lead WebVisible Finance Team (11/23/10)
    Posted 12/8/10 at 1:34pm via
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    WebVisible — USGEA Award Recognizes Local Online Advertising Innovator For Her Leadership, Small Business Advocacy and Philanthropy (11/19/10)
    Posted 12/8/10 at 1:34pm via
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    WebVisible — New Landing Pages Optimized for Mobile Viewers; Up to 300 Directory Listings Drive Organic Search Results for Advertisers (11/17/10)
    Posted 12/8/10 at 1:31pm via
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    WebVisible — Automotive Advertisers Increased Search Ad Spending by 41 Percent Over Same Period Last Year; Nearly 30 Percent of Advertisers Now Include Video on Landing Pages (10/21/10)
    Posted 12/8/10 at 1:31pm via
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    WebVisible — WebVisible Names Burr CEO, Cuts Staff, Expands Channel Strategy. (10/5/10)
    Posted 10/18/10 at 1:13am via
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    WebVisible added Ron Burr as Chief Executive Office. (9/1/10)
    Posted 4/21/11 at 5:07pm
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    WebVisible — Mumbai Office Aids Worldwide Expansion for Leader in Local Online Advertising (8/19/10)
    Posted 8/19/10 at 10:29am via
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    WebVisible — Unveils Unique Call Mapping Capability, Aimed at Value-based Targeting; New Offerings Foster Creation of Better Performing Campaigns (8/17/10)
    Posted 8/19/10 at 10:28am via
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    WebVisible — WebVisible to Showcase Winner’s Progress in Blog, Providing Insight into Online Marketing Experience for Small Business Owners (8/11/10)
    Posted 8/19/10 at 10:28am via
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    WebVisible — Consumer Response Also Increases Significantly – Website Visitors Twice as Likely to Fill out a Form, View a Video and Print Driving Directions (7/20/10)
    Posted 8/19/10 at 10:27am via
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    WebVisible — Award Honors Technology Companies Positioned to Grow at an Explosive Rate (6/30/10)
    Posted 7/6/10 at 12:29pm via
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    WebVisible — WebVisible CEO Kirsten Mangers Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2010 Award Finalist in Orange County/Desert Cities (6/2/10)
    Posted 6/16/10 at 1:43pm via
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    WebVisible added Steve Luh as Sr. Director, Operations. (6/1/10)
    Posted 2/21/11 at 12:33am



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  4. Local Ad Firm Webvisible Gets $20 Million in New Funding ( [edit]
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    WebVisible Named to Red Herring 100 North America as One of Continent’s Most Promising Private Technology Ventures ( [edit]
    Q2 Search Trends Signal Recovery – SMB Ad Spend Up 160 Percent Over a Year Ago - Job Recruitment Services and Luxury Categories Spending More - According to WebVisible Report ( [edit]
    North Carolina Photographer Wins Free Local Online Advertising Through WebVisible’s ‘Watch & Win’ Contest ( [edit]
    WebVisible Introduces Merchant Center 1.6 - Delivering Visibility and Control to Small Business Advertisers; Pairs Comprehensive Interface with Upgrades to Geneva Platform ( [edit]
    WebVisible Opens Technology and Operations Facility in India - Enhancing Customer/Partner Support Across Global Time Zones ( [edit]
    WebVisible Names Burr CEO, Cuts Staff, Expands Channel Strategy ( [edit]
    Small Business Spend on Search Ads Still Increasing, But Growth Rate Slowing, According to Q3 WebVisible Report ( [edit]
    WebVisible Enhances Online Advertising Platform, Helping Small Businesses Attract Consumers via Broader Online Presence ( [edit]
    WebVisible Founder Kirsten Mangers Named Woman Entrepreneur of the Year ( [edit]
    WebVisible Names James A. Harper Chief Financial Officer ( [edit]
    WebVisible Releases Latest Webisode Featuring B2B Attorney Flabbergasted by 200 Percent ROI and High-Quality, Repeat Clients ( [edit]
    WebVisible Adds to Executive Staff with Two Strategic New Hires ( [edit]
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