Status
Acquired by MyHeritage on November 28, 2012
Funding Received
$16.5 Million in 3 Rounds from 2 Investors
Headquarters:
West Hollywood, CA
Description:
Geni is an online community of genealogists collaborating to help individuals build their own family trees.
Founders:
Elliot Loh, George Ishii, David Sacks
Categories:
Social Media, Curated Web
Website:
http://www.geni.com

Company Details

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Founded:
June 1, 2006
Employees:
2 in CrunchBase

Geni is an online community of casual and expert genealogists working together to break the barriers limiting family history research today.

They share knowledge and collaborate to create one World Family Tree from millions of individual family trees from around the globe. Visitors and members can add and invite relatives to build our their family tree, with no limit on the number of people, documents, photos or videos added, while personally connecting with history and more than 55 million other living members and their ancestors.

Current Team (2)

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Past Team (8)

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Funding Rounds (3) - $16.5M

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Products (1)

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Investors (2)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Headquarters

    9229 W. Sunset Blvd.

    West Hollywood, CA 90069

    USA

Competitors (2)

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