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Video tour: WhitePages shows off remodeled office with kegerator, hydraulic desks and modern great room

Just a few weeks ago, WhitePages turned a huge page in the company’s history when it bought out its venture capital investors, paying $80 million to buy back shares from Technology Crossover Ventures and Providence Equity. But that’s not the only big change happening to the 16-year-old Seattle company. WhitePages has completely renovated its offices on… Read More

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WhitePages CEO spreads awareness about school shootings with online database

Thanks to heavy media coverage, most people are familiar with mass school shootings at Columbine, Virginia Tech, and now, Newtown. But there are many other tragic stories that often go unheard. To remedy this, WhitePages CEO Alex Algard created StopTheShootings.org in 2009. In light of the recent Newtown tragedy, Algard re-launched the website to spread… Read More

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OfficeSpace.com finds new lease on life, launches in Portland

OfficeSpace.com is one of the oldest ongoing Internet businesses in the Seattle area, tracing its roots back to 1995. At the time (the same year Amazon.com launched), the company touted a new way for tenants and brokers to access “unbiased information on all buildings and available space in a particular market.” Fast forward to today, and OfficeSpace.com… Read More