Status
Acquired by Yelp on October 25, 2012
Funding Received
$23.1 Million in 4 Rounds from 4 Investors
Headquarters:
Hamburg
Description:
Qype is a community that enables people to share their personal experiences and opinions about specific businesses.
Founders:
Stephan Uhrenbacher
Categories:
Curated Web
Website:
http://www.qype.co.uk

Company Details

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Founded in 2006 by German entrepreneur, Stephan Uhrenbacher, Qype is a community for people to share their personal experiences and opinions about specific businesses. This service helps users internationally, by providing reviews to facilitate the process of making consumer decisions. The Qype mobile app now allows users to access these recommendations on the go.

Businesses can also take advantage of the site's features by promoting their brand and managing their online reputations on Qype. The product allows business owners to directly engage with their customers and take control of their online exposure.

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Past Team (7)

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Funding Rounds (4) - $23.1M

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Products (1)

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Investors (4)

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  • UK office

    3rd Floor

    95 New Cavendish Street

    London W1W 6XF,

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  • HQ

    Großer Burstah 50-52

    Hamburg, 20457

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