March 13th, 2014

uWaterloo Alumni Tech Panel

On Tuesday evening, we opened up our office to uWaterloo co-op students and alumni working in the NYC area. Students gathered in the Yext headquarters to learn more about what it’s like to live and work in the New York tech scene, including jobs, housing, and social life. Our panelists for the evening included (from […]

February 27th, 2014

AWS User Group Meetup

This week, Yext hosted the NYC AWS User Group to discuss techniques enabling migration applications to AWS. Education technology company Knewton, had their own unique perspective on the topic and joined in on the presentation. We started the evening with drinks and networking. One of the guests was overheard joking about our idea of “light refreshments.” At Yext, […]

October 25th, 2013

Yext and Go

The engineering team at Yext is working with a new and exciting programming language called Go. We last hosted the Go community at the Yext HQ when one of the senior members of our engineering team, Rob Figueiredo (AKA RobFig), presented on a framework he created. On October 21st, we opened our doors once again to […]

June 19th, 2013

CMU Meetup at Yext

Yext recently hosted a Meetup for Carnegie Mellon University Alumni from the Computer Science and Business programs. We had a blast connecting our engineering team, which includes of many CMU grads, with the greater CMU community in NYC. Until next time! Yext gear for attendees Our CEO, Howard Lerman Event organizers and Yext CTO, Sean […]

May 9th, 2012

Yext Night Out: TechCrunch Mini Meetup NYC

  Last night we were lucky enough to be a part of TechCrunch’s inaugural Mini Meetup NYC.  The drinks were flowing, the tunes were blasting and New York’s finest were out in full force. We were lucky enough to be sponsors of the great event which took place at Bar13 last night from 6-10. Along with […]