Leading location-based mobile service provider
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Location Labs is a profitable and high growth company in the mobile security space.
The company has taken no funding since 2007, hit its fifth consecutive year of profitability in 2013, and has grown to more than 220 employees worldwide. It also appeared this year for the fourth consecutive time on the annual Inc. 500|5000 list of Fastest-growing Private Companies.
Location Labs is the worldwide pioneer in mobile device management and location technologies. The company’s Sparkle(R) MDM and LBS platform, deployed with Tier 1 global mobile operators, is today pre-loaded on tens of millions of mobile devices and powers highly profitable mobile safety and security services sold to consumers and small businesses.
Mobile operators such as AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Telefonica, and Verizon Wireless partner with Location Labs to offer subscribers value-added services built by Location Labs on the Sparkle platform. These services include Locator, Drive Safe and Phone Controls & Analytics, the first consumer MDM service.
Location Labs has raised $26MM in venture financing from Draper Fisher Jurvetson, BlueRun Ventures (formerly Nokia Venture Partners), QUALCOMM Ventures, Intel Capital, and Mitsui Ventures and is headquartered in Emeryville, CA, and operates in the US, Europe and India.