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dizzle

dizzle is an online ecosystem for the exchange of search and social signals such as likes, tweets and +1s.

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Orem, UT, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2010
  • Employees 4
  • Website dizzle.com

Company Summary

dizzle was founded in September 2010. The company was formed to address the problem of sharing social and search content on the Web. The company addresses this problem by using a points system, known as Web Currency, to award users for sharing requested content. dizzle also employs a ranking system similar to Klout to rank and award points based on user authority. dizzle has the capability to circumvent large social APIs and still record actions.

Team

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    Chris Knudsen
    CEO

    Chris Knudsen is CEO of Dizzle, a social media ecosystem. Previously, Chris was the VP of Business Development and Marketing at SEO.com, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Doba SMB.

    Chris earned his MBA from the Gore School of Business at Westminster College. Chris has been named to the vSpring v|100 list of Utah’s top venture entrepreneurs every year since 2007.

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    Justin McHood
    Co-founder

    Justin works as a consultant helping large lenders develop and execute internet marketing strategies. Prior to working as a consultant, Justin was an executive at a large regional mortgage bank. Justin earned his MBA from the Marriott School at BYU in 1999.

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    Bryce Ott
    Vp of Engineering

    With an extensive background in scalable web applications and services, Bryce provides expertise in the strategy, development, and management of dizzle’s software and systems. Previously, he has also held management positions at the Director and Architect levels. Bryce earned a BS in Information Technology, an MS in Technology from Brigham Young University, and also holds an MBA from Utah Valley University.

Advisors

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    Jared Richards/BTJD
    Lawyer
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    Ben Anderson/Russ Kimberlin
    Accountant
    Unconfirmed

Previous Investors

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    No previous investors.
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    dizzle has been funded for two years by the founders and through consulting revenue.
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