Headquarters San Francisco, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2004
Type Company - Public (YELP)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $100 to $500 million (AUD) per year
Competitors Google

Our users have contributed more than 53 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing “word of mouth” online. Approximately 120 million... More

Mission: Yelp connects people with great local businesses

Yelp – Why Work For Us?

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Yelp (NYSE: YELP) connects people with great local businesses. Yelp was founded in San Francisco in July 2004. Since then, Yelp communities have taken root in major metros across the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Singapore, Poland, Turkey and New Zealand. Yelp had a monthly average of 102 million unique visitors in Q1 2013*. By the end of Q1 2013, Yelpers had written more than 39 million rich, local reviews, making Yelp the leading local guide for real word-of-mouth on everything from boutiques and mechanics to restaurants and dentists. Yelp's mobile application was used on approximately 10 million unique mobile devices on a monthly average basis during Q1 2013. For more information, please visit http://www.yelp.com/ or send an email to press@yelp.com.

​Working at Yelp is a 5 star experience! We have offices in San Francisco, New York and Phoenix. Our employees all work towards the same purpose of connecting people with great local businesses and we live by the 5 values of Yelp: Authenticity, Play Well with Others, Protect Your Source, Be Unboring, Be Tenacious.
We're Hiring!​​

​Our offices are filled with all of the tools and fuel you need to make sure that work is never, well, work. Shiny Macs, ping pong tables, and fridges filled with Vitamin Water and Yelpwichingredients abound—all so that your day can be spent focusing on what matters. And after hours? Well, there is our kegmate…​​

Charles Zetterberg​​​​The best part of working for Yelp is the people that work around me. They are all passionate, smart, creative and helping the foundation of small businesses grow.

Charles Zetterberg, Sr. Account Executive​​

Don Bourassa​​I work for a company with values like ‘Be Unboring.’ I’m constantly being challenged to break the playbook and devise more fun and authentic ways to do things.

Don Bourassa, Community Director​​

Working at Yelp

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Employees are “Satisfied”   210 ratings


93% Approve of the CEO   156 ratings

Yelp Co-Founder & CEO Jeremy Stoppelman

Jeremy Stoppelman

Co-Founder & CEO

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  Current Account Executive in Scottsdale, AZ (US)

Pros: The obvious pros come to mind initially - fun environment, free kitchens, unlimited redbull. I think the biggest pro for me is the experience and the training. Because of this job I feel confident going into any interview or high pressure work… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Scottsdale, AZ (US) Aug 2014 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details Submitted my resume/cover letter online, and received an email the next day looking to set up a phone interview, as well as a list of sites/pages they wanted me to visit before the interview. One week later, I spoke with an account manager for about fifteen minutes (they asked questions about the…Full Interview

Interview Question:
Role play: They are a small business owner who is very upset, and is looking to cancel their Yelp advertising after a negative review. Answer Question

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Yelp Awards and Accolades

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50 Must-Have iPad Apps, TIME Tech, 2013
10 Great Travel Apps, The Boston Globe, 2013
The World's 50 Most Innovative Companies, Fast Company, 2013
Top 10 Business Deals, Time, 2013
50 Best iPhone Apps, Time, 2013
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