Company Overview

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Founded:
June 1, 2007
Founders:
Rich Skrenta
Headquarters:
Redwood Shores, CA
Funding:
$60.2M
Categories:
Search
Description:
Blekko offers a web search engine and social news platform that provides users with curated links for the entered search criteria.

Detailed Description

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Blekko is a search company founded by Rich Skrenta and his core team from previous company Topix and Netscape's Open Directory. Blekko was founded halfway through 2007 and has already earned itself an angel round from Baseline Ventures and two ex-Googlers.

Current Team (8)

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Past Team (2)

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Board Members and Advisors (4)

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Investors (14)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    130 Shoreline Drive

    Suite 200

    Redwood Shores, CA 94065

    USA

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