Whitepages News

  • #TeamWP: Meet Tom, Sr. Account Executive May 23, 2017 WhitepagesTomThere’s a lot to learn when you’re brought on to a growing sales team – the products, the customers, and your new colleagues. With the Whitepages Pro Team, you won’t get through an orientation without “Tom” being mentioned (not just because we have three of them)! To our team in Seattle, Tom is “the New Yorker” (a ... Read more
  • Four Key Tips for Sourcing International Data May 15, 2017 Katie Krueger Drew Hackleman is the Director of Data Strategy and Acquisition at Whitepages. Below he shares his insights on the four key tips for sourcing International Data. Last January I posted a blog detailing tips for data buyers. Those tips are still as relevant as ever, but there are unique considerations with international data. While Whitepages Pro has ... Read more
  • How Whitepagers Get To Work (Part 2) May 8, 2017 Katie KruegerThis is Part 2 of a two-part series exploring how employees at Whitepages get to the office, with contributions from employees in both our Seattle and New York offices. May is Washington’s Bike Everywhere Month. We are honoring the occasion by learning more about the different ways our employees commute! Last week we met Whitepagers who bike to ... Read more
  • How Whitepagers Get To Work (Part 1) May 1, 2017 Katie KruegerThis is a Whitepages Culture Focus. Main content by CEO Rob Eleveld, and other employee contributors. May is Washington’s Bike Everywhere Month. We are honoring the occasion by learning more about the different ways our employees commute to work. Here is Part 1 of a two-part series. A couple of times a week, I enter a little ... Read more
  • Your Summer Internship – Seeking Aspiring Engineers! April 17, 2017 Katie KruegerWritten by Rachel Flanagan, Recruiter at Whitepages Amidst mid-term exams, social activities, and homework, it may be daunting to also think about finding a summer internship. Although this may prove challenging, the time and effort definitely pay off, as an internship offers training, experience, and will help prepare you for a successful career. Here are some ... Read more
  • #TeamWP: Meet Marilu, Accounting Manager April 11, 2017 WhitepagesMariluHere at Whitepages, we are lucky to have such a fun-spirited and hard-working finance team, crunching numbers by day and winning Halloween Happy Hour costume contests by night (let’s just say they really like “Sweatin’ to the Oldies”). While the thought of taxes, auditors, and financial accountability make many people cringe, it’s why Marilu shows up ... Read more
  • #NotToday – Personal Empowerment for Whitepagers April 3, 2017 Katie KruegerThis is a Whitepages Culture Focus, written by Erin Schindler, Accounting Manager On Tuesday morning, March 25, 2017, a group of women from Whitepages and hundreds of other Seattle women and men gathered together to arm themselves with the skills of self-defense, a set of skills that each of us hopes we never have to use. An unfortunate ... Read more
  • #TeamWP: Meet Colin, Software Engineer March 28, 2017 WhitepagesColinFrom summer intern to engineering superstar, Colin, a Software Engineer with our Premium team, is not only relentlessly committed to making our front-end product experience usable and beautiful across platforms, but he is also reliably available for a genuine smile and words of appreciation and encouragement. Knowing that, it should be no surprise that Colin looks ... Read more
  • #TeamWP: Meet Peiwen, Customer Acquisition Manager February 23, 2017 WhitepagesHow does Whitepages Premium make sure it’s providing the best product for the right customers? While there are many dynamic Whitepagers working behind the scenes to answer that question, Peiwen leads the charge as our Customer Acquisition Manager, optimizing our Search Engine Marketing (SEM). SEM was new to Peiwen when she joined the team, but her background in analytics, her perseverance, ... Read more
  • #TeamWP: Meet Christopher, Senior UX Designer February 22, 2017 WhitepagesChristopher, UX DesignerHave you ever really thought about the details of the webpage you’re visiting – the font, the word choice, the color combinations, the size of a picture, or the placement of a button? Talented Whitepagers like our Senior User Experience (UX) Designer, Christopher, spend a lot of time focused on those things so that you ... Read more