Supporting local business since 2005.

Today, Yodle helps more than 50,000 local business owners in 250 different industries find and keep customers simply and profitably. We also work with larger franchises and multi-location businesses to create scalable marketing strategies that meet each location's unique needs.

We're honored to have won multiple awards for our business growth, job creation, technology innovation, and culture. In 2014, Forbes named us one of America's Most Promising Companies.


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Our History

We didn't become a leader in the local business community overnight. Here are some of our key milestones.

  • '05
  • Yodle is born.
    Nathaniel Stevens, Ben Rubenstein, John Berkowitz and Kartik Hosangar found the company.
  • First product launches.
    Yodle launches a proprietary, algorithm-based local paid search advertising solution.
  • Top 25 Under 25.
    Yodle's co-founders are recognized in BusinessWeek's list of Top 25 Entrepreneurs under 25.
  • '06
  • New York office opens
    A new Yodle office is opened and becomes the company's headquarters.
  • '07
  • Court Cunningham appointed CEO
    Court joins Yodle's less than 15 employees and 250 customers to manage all aspects of the company's operation and strategy.
  • Charlotte office opens
    As Yodle continues to grow, a new office is opened in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • '08
  • Introducing Yodle for Brand Networks
    Yodle's product offerings are extended to local business owners in franchise, dealer/manufacturer, and multi-location networks.
  • Google partners with Yodle
    A strategic partnership is formed to drive even better results for local businesses.
  • Scottsdale office opens
    Still growing! Yodle's first west coast office location opens its doors in Scottsdale, Arizona.
  • '09
  • Named "Most Valuable Startup"
    Business Insider names Yodle the 37th most valuable startup in the world.
  • '10
  • Yodle Organic launches
    Yodle creates the first automated, scaled local SEO solution.
  • Ranked #35 on the Inc. 500
    Yodle lands a spot on the prestigious Inc. 500 list as one of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the country.
  • Court co-authors local advertising book
    Dummies, the world's bestselling reference brand, publishes Local Advertising for Dummies.
  • '11
  • ProfitFuel acquisition
    Yodle acquires ProfitFuel, an Austin-based provider of local SEO solutions.
  • 20,000 local business owners!
    Yodle hits the incredible milestone of serving 20,000 business owners nationwide - and hires its 700th employee.
  • '12
  • Named Google Premier Partner
    Yodle becomes one of only 19 Google Premier SMB Partners in the entire country.
  • Award-winning mobile technology
    Yodle creates a mobile marketing solution that lands the company a spot on the CIO 100 list.
  • '13
  • Lighthouse acquisition
    Yodle acquires Lighthouse, an award-winning provider of automated patient communications.
  • Centermark launches
    Yodle introduces Centermark, a distributed marketing automation platform for networked businesses.
  • Named Google Mobile Champion
    For the 2nd year in a row, Google awards Yodle for innovations in mobile marketing.
  • 40,000 local business owners!
    In less than two years, Yodle is serving twice as many people — and surpasses 1,000 employees.
  • '14
  • Named Most Promising Company
    Forbes names Yodle the 9th Most Promising Company in America.
  • Marketing Essentials™ launches
    Yodle launches Marketing Essentials, an all-in-one marketing platform that enables local business owners to find and keep more customers in just a few minutes a week.