Company Overview

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Founded:
October, 2011
Founders:
Paul Davison
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Funding:
$4M
Categories:
Mobile, Social + Mobile + Local, Social Search

Highlight is a mobile ambient awareness app that sends the user a push notification when they are near another Highlight user.

Description

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Highlight is a mobile ambient awareness app. When you come within a few blocks of another Highlight user who is your Facebook friend or that you have friends or interests in common with, Highlight sends you a push notification and lets you message them. The app's homescreen displays a reverse chronological list of all the people you've crossed paths with.

Current Team (2)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $4M

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Investors (8)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    San Francisco, CA

    USA

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