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Palo Alto, USA
2300 Geng Road Suite 150
Palo Alto, NY, 94303
New York, USA
102 West 38th St
8th Floor
New York, NY, 10018


Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
VP of Mobile
VP of Engineering
President & CEO
Board Member
Board Member and Investor
Board of Directors
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TOTAL $59.1M
Series A, 6/2006
Cardinal Venture Capital
Worldview Technology Partners
Series C, 9/2009
Highland Capital Partners
Worldview Technology Partners
Cardinal Capital Partners
Venture Round, 3/2011
Series D, 8/2011
Panorama Capital
Cardinal Venture Capital
Highland Capital Partners
Worldview Technology Partners
Venture Round, 10/2011
Rogers Ventures
Series E, 5/2013
Panorama Capital
Rogers Venture Partners
Partial Close, 3/2014



Zoove Corporation is the exclusive provider of StarStar and StarStarMe, a unique mobile phone number that connects people with the things they care about most – great content, favorite brands, and one another.

Enabled across all major U.S. carriers, the StarStar platform empowers marketers to leverage media, mobile and marketing through a single platform, in order to create any offline-to-online brand experience they desire. StarStar drives millions of calls every year for the world’s top brands including CBS, Dunkin’ Donuts, Ford, Hyatt, NFL and Verizon Wireless.

With offices in Chicago, New York and San Francisco, Zoove’s solutions and mobile expertise enable marketers to deliver a more relevant on-the-go customer experience with unprecedented real-time metrics and media efficacy.

Recent Milestones

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    Zoove received $1.25M in Partial Close funding. (3/5/14)
    Posted 3/5/14 at 9:57pm via
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    Zoove received $15M in Series E funding. (5/14/13)
    Posted 5/14/13 at 4:15am via
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    Zoove added Rand Arnold as Lead Software Engineer. (4/1/13)
    Posted 8/6/13 at 9:52pm
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    Zoove added Chris Albinson as Board of Directors. (2/1/13)
    Posted 10/30/13 at 6:03pm
  • Dollar
    Zoove received $5M in Venture Round funding. (10/20/11)
    Posted 10/20/11 at 6:03pm via
  • Dollar
    Zoove received $15M in Series D funding. (8/16/11)
    Posted 8/16/11 at 2:12am via
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    Zoove added Shankar Chandran as Board Member. (8/1/11)
    Posted 8/2/13 at 2:10am
  • Check
    Zoove added Michael Lee as Board Member and Investor. (6/1/11)
    Posted 9/12/13 at 9:47am
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    Zoove added Natalie Diggins as Vice President Technical Operations. (4/1/11)
    Posted 10/20/11 at 8:51am
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    Zoove received $3.09M in Venture Round funding. (3/23/11)
    Posted 11/19/13 at 3:12am via
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    Zoove added Jim Stanley as Vice-President, Marketing &Products. (12/1/10)
    Posted 12/2/10 at 4:52pm
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    Zoove — Zoove added Joseph Gillespie as President & CEO. (9/21/10)
    Posted 1/6/11 at 10:00am via
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    Zoove received $13M in Series C funding. (9/15/09)
    Posted 9/25/09 at 7:57am via
  • Dollar
    Zoove received $6.8M in Series A funding. (6/20/06)
    Posted 4/17/10 at 3:00am via
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    Zoove added Tim Weingarten as Board Member. (1/1/05)
    Posted 5/29/13 at 6:45am
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    Zoove added Marty Siewert as Chief Revenue Officer. (8/12/00)
    Posted 6/13/13 at 8:15am



Zoove screenshot
Above: Zoove
Uploaded: 4/9/14
Zoove screenshot
Above: Zoove
Uploaded: 4/9/14


StarStar myInfo

StarStar myInfo (**myInfo) is a free service that allows you to easily share your professional or personal contact info with others using your mobile phone.

Zoove screenshot
Above: StarStar myInfo Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 4/9/14


  1. Zoove Corp. (f.k.a. Teleractive Inc.), a Palo Alto, Calif.-based provider of mobile data technologies, has raised around $6.8 million in Series A funding ( [edit]
  2. Zoove Raises $13 Million in Third Round of Financing ( [edit]
  3. SEC ( [edit]
  4. Zoove Raises $15 Million, Offers ‘StarStar’ Vanity Phone Numbers For Brands ( [edit]
  5. Vanity Phone Number Provider Zoove Raises Additional $5 Million ( [edit]
  6. Zoove Secures $15M Series E ( [edit]
  7. SEC ( [edit]
  8. Former CBS and CNET Executive Joseph Gillespie Joins Zoove as President and Chief Executive Officer ( [edit]
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