Default company panoramic image


Our solution helps marketers create, capture, and distribute marketing content that helps them get and keep customers.

  • Stage $3M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 22
  • Website

Company Summary

Buyers have changed the way they shop. They get information through a variety of sources before contacting the company. Marketers are becoming publishers to satisfy customer demand. Compendium is a content marketing platform that helps organizations capture and create original content in a branded hub for distribution to any marketing channel. Our proprietary solution help marketers create and organize stories to attract customers.


  • Default avatar
    Frank C Dale
    CEO & President

    Frank is a frequent speaker about digital marketing at conferences around the country, and contributes articles to business publications, including a column he writes for MediaPost's Social Media Insider.

    Prior to his current role, Frank was VP of operations at Compendium. He joined Compendium after holding the same title at LightsOut Intelligence. Frank also served as Channel Development Manager at WhatCounts.

  • Default avatar
    Steve Fouty

    For over 20 years, Steve Fouty has built a solid reputation as a key contributor to the finance management team of a who's who of Indiana's most successful technology companies. He was part of the finance management team that took Software Artistry public in 1998. As Controller at ExactTarget Steve lead the accounting team through eight years of double-digit growth, expanding the team from 1 to 21.

  • Default avatar
    James Paden
    Vice President of Product Management

    Prior to joining Compendium, James founded Emailium, an email marketing search engine, and Xemion, a web designer portfolio gallery. He has previously held technology management positions at several other Indiana-based technology companies, including One Click Ventures. James currently serves on board of directors for The Speak Easy, an Indianapolis-based co-working and event facility for entrepreneurs.

  • Default avatar
    Chris Baggott

    Chris served as co founder and CMO of ExactTarget, Inc., a market leading on demand email software provider. A leader in database marketing for more than 20 years, Chris was recognized by BtoB Magazine as a "Who's Who in B to B" and his blog was voted "Best Online Marketing Blog" by MarketingSherpa readers and "Best of the Web" by Forbes.


  • Default avatar
    Steve Humke of Ice Miller
    Default avatar
    Tim Duvall of Katz, Sapper, & Miller

Previous Investors

  • Default avatar
    21st Century Research & Technology Fund
    Default avatar
    Gravity Ventures
    Default avatar