Company Overview

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Founded:
January 11, 2010
Founders:
John Manoogian III, Jon Elvekrog, Erik Michaels-Ober
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Funding:
$5.50M
Categories:
Interest Graph, Advertising, Twitter Applications

140 Proof, an advertising solutions provider, uses Blended Interest Graphs to target consumers with messages that are relevant to them.

Description

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140 Proof is the first scalable social advertising platform, reaching over 40 million social users with its Relevance Engine powered by the public Interest Graph. 140 Proof's Relevance API provides primary revenue streams for premium apps and websites like UserSocial, Echofon, Plume, and HootSuite.

The company was founded in 2010 by Jon Elvekrog and John Manoogian III, with Vanessa Naylon, Ryan Matsumura, and Andy Scott. The original idea for 140 Proof sprang from the 2009 social analytics platform Plus One which targeted specific interests in the public social stream.

140 Proof brand ads are 140 character messages (and 140 second videos), targeted based on public interest data to... See More

Current Team (7)

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Board Members and Advisors (5)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $5.50M

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Investors (4)

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    Founders Fund

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    SV Angel

    SV Angel is the micro VC firm located in Silicon Valley and founded by angel investors, Ron Conway..
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    BlueRun Ventures

    Early stage investor
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    Mark Kingdon

    President and CEO @ Linden Lab

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • 21st Amendment Alley

    577 Second St

    AKA De Boom St

    San Francisco, CA 94107

    USA

Competitors (3)

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    Millennial Media

    Millennial Media is a mobile advertising and data company targeting mobile consumers, application..
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    Twitter

    Twitter is a global real-time communications platform that enables users to post and read..
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    Facebook

    Facebook is an online social networking service that allows users to connect with friends and..

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