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Yelp meets Mint, things get personal

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Scottsdale, AZ, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2011
  • Employees 10
  • Website

Company Summary

Looterang offers a personalized alternative for local deals and recommendations. Our model combines consumer transaction histories with rich venue data, washes those data sets with proprietary predictive algorithms to generate personalized offers and recommendations, and then delivers them via mobile apps using real-time variables. This approach offers three key benefits: deep personalization, convenient implementation, and enhanced search.


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    Ben Huston

    Ben oversees the company’s operations and is a proven leader and project manager. Prior to founding Looterang, he worked with emerging companies as a lawyer at Latham and Watkins, and received a J.D. from Harvard Law School and B.A. from Stanford

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    Ernie Garcia

    Ernie has extensive experience leading data-driven development in a practical setting at DriveTime Automotive Group, an innovative retail lending company where he founded the Quantitative Solutions Group. He has a B.S.E. in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford.

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    Mark Jenkins
    Chief Scientist

    Mark leads the analytical effort. Mark is an Assistant Professor of Finance at The Wharton School, where his research focuses on developing econometric methods for modeling consumer behavior. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford.