January 30, 2015 1:10 PM ET

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Company Overview of Yext, Inc.

Company Overview

Yext, Inc., a software company, provides platform for of Fortune 500 businesses and retailers. It offers Yext Cloud, a platform that enables marketers to manage their local content, listings, store pages, social pages, campaigns, and more. The company’s Yext Cloud is an integrated geomarketing solution, which includes Yext Location CMS to customize and update content for each and every one of locations. Yext, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is based in New York, New York.

1 Madison Avenue

5th Floor

New York, NY 10010

United States

Founded in 2006



Key Executives for Yext, Inc.

Co-Founder and Director
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 62
Chief Operating Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Yext, Inc. Key Developments

Steve Cakebread to Join Yext Team as Chief Financial Officer

Yext announced that Steve Cakebread is joining the Yext team as Chief Financial Officer. Cakebread is responsible for Yext's global financial operations. Cakebread brings extensive experience in public markets, global expansion, and strategic council. He has been a senior financial executive at rapidly growing technology companies for the past four decades. More recently Cakebread served as Chief Financial Officer of Pandora Media Inc.

Yext Eyes A 2015 IPO

Yext, Inc. is planning an initial public offering. Yext has raised a $50 million Series F round of financing. Yext plans to use the funding to expand further internationally and prepare for a 2015 IPO.

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