Quantcast
Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 21:24 EDT

Latest Intelius Stories

2012-06-14 02:28:42

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CellPhoneNumber.com, a website where cellular customers ask questions and receive answers about their wireless phones, is announcing it has now received more than 8,000 responses to its poll asking "Should there be a cell phone directory?" Votes were limited to one per person. Of those responses, an overwhelming majority, 91%, are in favor of a directory. Attempts at such a directory have been made, but after coming under heavy criticism by...

2011-06-28 08:50:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Singularity University's founders, Ray Kurzweil and Dr. Peter H. Diamandis are pleased to announce Naveen Jain, Founder/CEO of Intelius and Founder/ Chairman of Moon Express, to their Board of Trustees. He was selected for his firm belief that there are no global problems that cannot be solved through creative thinking and disruptive technology. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110405/SF77611) "Naveen's entrepreneurial...

2011-06-27 09:03:00

MISSOULA, Mont., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology pioneer, philanthropist and visionary Naveen Jain, CEO of Intelius, continued his commitment to education by selecting five high school student winners of the Intelius Essay Contest. The winners were surprised last Friday night when Naveen Jain awarded them $1,000 scholarships at the Adventures of the Mind Mentoring Summit. Student essay winners won in the categories of Science, Education, Space, and Social Media. Jain stated:...

2011-06-17 10:25:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Naveen Jain, CEO, Intelius today announced the selection of two exemplary women as Intelius Scholars to participate at Singularity University's Graduate Program on full scholarship. Mr. Jain noted that the women were selected due to their "extraordinary achievements in fostering growth and prosperity for those in need." Singularity University accepts 80 highly credentialed students for its Graduate Studies Program. The competition is...

2011-04-26 08:47:00

NEW YORK, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tech pioneer and philanthropist Naveen Jain was awarded the prestigious Light of India Business Leadership Award for his visionary entrepreneurship, The Times Group announced today. "NRIs have always been one of the reasons for which India has been shining," says Avijit Nanda, President of TimesofMoney. "Having catered to this community with our Remit2India service, it is only logical for us to create a platform to recognize these shining lights,...

2011-02-28 08:00:00

NEW YORK and BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelius, a leading information commerce company, today announced recipients of the 2011 Intelius Entrepreneurship Awards at the Kairos Global Summit. The annual awards are designed to recognize exceptional entrepreneurs behind student-founded companies in the following categories: international, marketing, social impact, sustainability and technology. As part of the 2011 Kairos Global Summit, the awards were presented by...

2010-12-14 08:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As the sheer volume of personal information continues to grow online, consumers are seeking new ways to manage and control their own information. In a new online survey conducted by Harris Interactive for Intelius, a leading information commerce company, 90% of U.S. adults surveyed said they want more control over the information that is available about them online. In fact, because professionals, friends and colleagues routinely use...

2010-12-06 23:01:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelius, a leading information commerce company, today unveiled a new subscription service designed to help consumers take control of their online identity and reputation. TrueRep uses public records and commercially available information such as social network public profiles to give consumers insight into information available about them, and helps them understand how others might view them based on that information. It is designed for...

2010-11-02 00:00:38

TalentWise and leading research firm Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company, joined forces to produce a new study that links employment screening to recruiting performance. The report, "Employment Screening: Mitigating Risk, Driving Down Cost," looks at how background screening, when done efficiently, can be a game-changer among companies looking to streamline and improve their hiring process. Bothell, WA (Vocus) November 1, 2010 TalentWise, the #1 ranked employment screening solution...

2010-08-25 15:06:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- CandidateCheck LLC today announced the availability of www.CandidateCheck.net, a website designed to allow candidates the opportunity to have their backgrounds and credentials confirmed by an independent third party source. Authorized by the candidate and conducted by its exclusive partner TalentWise, the background check will consist of a 10 year criminal record search, 10 year civil record search, 10 year employment verification, post-secondary...