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Yelp Inc. (YELP)

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Yelp Inc.

140 New Montgomery Street
9th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

Sector(s)Communication Services
IndustryInternet Content & Information
Full-time employees3,900

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Jeremy StoppelmanCo-Founder, CEO & Director38.94k29.5M1977
Mr. David A. SchwarzbachChief Financial Officer404.15kN/A1969
Mr. Joseph R. NachmanChief Operating Officer678.77kN/A1972
Mr. James MilnSr. VP of Fin. & Investor Relations412.54kN/AN/A
Mr. Laurence A. WilsonAdvisor363.83k121.38k1972
Mr. Vivek PatelChief Product Officer364.08kN/A1981
Mr. Sam EatonChief Technology OfficerN/AN/A1973
Aaron SchurSr. VP & Gen. CounselN/AN/AN/A
Amy SezakSr. VP of CommunicationN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Chad RichardSr. VP of Bus. & Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Yelp Inc. operates a platform that connects consumers with local businesses in the United States and internationally. The company's platform covers various local business categories, including restaurants, shopping, beauty and fitness, health, and other categories, as well as home, local, auto, professional, pets, events, real estate, and financial services. It provides free and paid advertising products to businesses, which include cost-per-click search advertising and multi-location ad products, as well as enables businesses to deliver targeted search advertising to local audiences; and business listing page products. The company also offers other services comprising Yelp Reservations that provide online reservations for restaurants, nightlife, and other venues directly from their Yelp business listing pages; Yelp Waitlist, a subscription-based waitlist management solution that allows consumers to check wait times and join waitlists remotely, as well as businesses to manage seating and server rotation; Yelp Knowledge program that offers business owners local analytics and insights through access to its historical data and other proprietary content; and Yelp Fusion, which offers free and paid access to content and data for consumer-facing enterprise use through publicly available APIs. In addition, it provides content licensing, as well as allows third-party data providers to update and manage business listing information on behalf of businesses. The company offers its products directly through its sales force; indirectly through partners; and online through its website, as well as non-advertising partner arrangements. It has strategic partnership with Grubhub for providing consumers with a service to place food orders for pickup and delivery. Yelp Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Corporate governance

Yelp Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 26 September 2021 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 4; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.