Company Overview

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Founded:
2008
Founders:
Denis Alaev, Anton Baranchuk, Sergey Kurlovich, See All (4)
Headquarters:
Moscow
Funding:
$11M
Categories:
Social Media, Wireless, Private Social Networking, See All (13)

AlterGeo develops hybrid positioning technology for Wi-Fi, WiMAX, GSM, GPS, IP, and other sources of computerized geographical data.

Description

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Founded in 2008, AlterGeo (formerly known as Wi2Geo) develops a hybrid positioning system which combines the advantages of navigation based on WiFi, WiMAX, GSM, GPS, CDMA, IP and several other methods, and is an author of Russia's leading cross-platform location-based social networking service AlterGeo.

In November 2012, the company released in Russia an intelligent restaurant recommendation guide, Gvidi launched in the US in July 2013.

AlterGeo has already been recognized internationally. In January 2013, the company won The Europas as the Best Russian Startup and was shortlisted for the Best Transport, Travel or Environmental Startup there. In 2012, AlterGeo was given the Bully Award, named finalist of Red Herring Top 100 Global and Europe, and included in Informilo's list of Russia's Top 25 Hottest Tech Companies.

Products

* The company's technological platform positions 30M+... See More

Current Team (2)

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Products (3)

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    Gvidi

    Gvidi is your personal intelligent guide to nearby restaurants. Gvidi features a massive directory..
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    AlterGeo (social network)

    AlterGeo, formerly known as Wi2Geo, is the leading location-based mobile social networking service..
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    AlterGeo (technology)

    AlterGeo is the global hybrid location system for the positioning of electronic devices by WiFi,..

Funding Rounds (2) - $11M

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Investors (4)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • HQ

    3/1 Prospekt Mira

    Moscow, 129090

    RUS

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