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Permission Based Web, LLC | DBA trovi

trovi's local commerce search engine empowers the $10.3T ROPO (research online, purchase offline) market to easily find the local goods + services they seek.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Portland, OR, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded February 2012
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

trovi's Local Commerce Search Engine empowers consumers to find what they want, when & where they want it, in their price range, + other criteria, then connects them to the matching products + services of local merchants. We effectively hire our local sales / marketing channel - plus create an economic moat - by sharing 25% of profits with communities (associations + NGOs) that generate them in exchange for signing up businesses + customers.


  • •Founder and Principal, Embla Consulting, a business consulting firm
    •Founder: ChickTech; a nonprofit dedicated to creating technology events for girls and women
    •Marketing Director, Lean Consultant, CFS Consulting Group
    •BS Computer Engineering, Oregon State University / MBA, Willamette University, OR

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    •10 years founder, principal, creative director: Inovar Advertising & Design
    •22 years brand, advertising strategy for regional, national & international clients
    •Co-founder of E-mergency Medical Records cloud–based system, Android/ iPhone app

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    Mark Healy
    Lead Engineer / Architect

    •Inventor, founder MHS Medical Records System, co-founder E-mergency EMR
    •Consulting technologist, Intel, Symantic, Honeywell, etc.
    •Solution Architect, Intel Corporation
    •BS, Computer Information Systems, Arizona State University


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    Dunn, Carney, Allen, Higgins & Tongue, LLP
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Previous Investors

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    Self-funded + F&F to date