Yext company info

What does Yext do?
Yext (NYSE:YEXT) specializes in providing brand-verified answers for businesses, enabling companies to deliver clear, accurate, and official answers to consumer questions across their websites and the wider digital ecosystem. With a focus on harnessing the power of knowledge through its platform, Yext aims to improve the search experience for customers while driving engagement and increasing brand awareness. The company's projects often encompass innovations in search technologies, artificial intelligence, and digital brand management, catering to a diverse client base looking to offer seamless, informative online experiences. Objectives center around continuous technological advancements, expanding its client portfolio, and enhancing its platform's capabilities to meet evolving digital needs and preferences.
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Company Snapshot

Is Yext a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Yext employ?

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Employees
1,100

What sector is Yext in?

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Sector
Information Technology

Where is the head office for Yext?

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Head Office
New York, United States

What year was Yext founded?

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Year Founded
2006
What does Yext specialise in?
/Digital Knowledge /AI Search /Reviews Management /Location Cloud /Healthcare Knowledge /Events Management

What are the products and/or services of Yext?

Overview of Yext offerings
Knowledge Graph organizes and structures data for easy access and management.
Answers leverages AI to understand and answer online questions about a business accurately.
Listings manages and synchronizes business listings across numerous directories.
Pages creates SEO-optimized local pages to improve online presence.
Reviews enables businesses to monitor and respond to customer reviews.
Site Search provides powerful search tools for businesses' websites.

Who is in the executive team of Yext?

Yext leadership team
  • Mr. Michael  Walrath
    Mr. Michael Walrath
    CEO & Chairman of the Board
  • Mr. Brian  Distelburger
    Mr. Brian Distelburger
    Co-Founder & Director
  • Mr. Darryl  Bond
    Mr. Darryl Bond
    CFO & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Ho  Shin Esq.
    Mr. Ho Shin Esq.
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
  • Mr. Howard  Lerman
    Mr. Howard Lerman
    Advisor
  • Mr. Jason  Lafollette
    Mr. Jason Lafollette
    Executive VP & CTO
  • Mr. Nils L. Erdmann
    Mr. Nils L. Erdmann
    Senior Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Raianne  Reiss
    Ms. Raianne Reiss
    Chief Marketing Officer