Wendi Sturgis Named Chair of Georgia Tech’s Advisory Board

We’re proud to share today that Wendi Sturgis, Yext's Chief Customer Officer, has been named Chair of the Georgia Tech Advisory Board (GTAB). A Georgia Tech graduate with a B.S. degree in Industrial Management, Wendi is passionate about strengthening the school's engineering program and supporting younger generations, particularly women, in pursuing careers in tech.

May 4, 2016

Introducing Yext For Healthcare

Yext, the global leader in location data management, today announced Yext For Healthcare, industry-specific enhancements to the Yext Location Management Platform that will help health systems of all sizes solve their office, facility, and physician location data challenges both inside their organizations and across patient-facing websites, apps, maps, and search engines.

Apr 20, 2016

Denny’s Partners with Yext to Empower Local Franchisees, Sees 162% Lift in Search Impressions

Yext's partnership with Denny's has helped the restaurant brand empower its franchisees and improve its local search performance, increasing search impressions 162% in the first year. Denny's rolled out Yext's platform in early 2015 across its 1,700 franchise restaurant locations to correct and enhance its location data in organic search results and capture the attention of mobile-empowered diners of all ages.

Apr 19, 2016

Yext Announces Exclusive Partnership with, Belgium’s Largest Digital Media Company

Today Yext announced its exclusive partnership with, Belgium's largest digital media company, giving them sole rights to leverage Yext's location management technology for small businesses in Belgium. Supported by Yext's PowerListings Network, the world's largest global listings network, will be able to help its customers easily manage and update their location data on listing sites across the web in real-time, in order to engage local Belgian consumers, improve brand awareness, and drive more sales.

Apr 6, 2016

Yext Supercharges PowerListings Network with Google

We're proud to announce today that Yext has added Google to the PowerListings Network! The integration with the Google My Business API empowers businesses of all sizes to manage their location data - name, address, phone, hours, images, and more - via our award-winning Location Management Platform.

Feb 16, 2016

Xone Wins Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Innovation Award

Yext's mobile audience engagement product, Xone, has won Business Intelligence Group's 2016 BIG Innovation Award. The annual business awards program recognizes companies worldwide who are creating innovative technology to bring new ideas to life, disrupt their industries, and change the way people experience the world.

Feb 8, 2016

Yext Adds Salesforce Veteran Marc Ferrentino as EVP of Strategy

Yext today announced that it has added Marc Ferrentino, former Salesforce Chief Technical Architect, as its Executive Vice President of Strategy. Ferrentino is the third Salesforce veteran to join Yext's executive team in the past 18 months, following the hire of Steve Cakebread as CFO in late 2014 and Jeff Rohrs as CMO in 2015.

Feb 4, 2016