Opening and Closing Bell on Wall Street
Yelp (NYSE-Listed YELP), the global online business review site based in San Francisco, visits the NYSE to celebrate the company's completion of its initial public offering and first day of trading. Yelp begins trading on the NYSE today under the ticker symbol "YELP." In honor of the occasion, CEO Jeremy Stoppelman, COO Geoff Donaker and CFO Rob Krolik, joined by members of Yelp's management team and employees from their New York office, ring The Opening BellSM.
Yelp (http://www.yelp.com/) 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 and Australia. Yelp had a monthly average of 66 million unique visitors in Q4 2011*. By the end of Q4 2011, Yelpers had written approximately 25 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. On average, more than 5.7 million monthly unique visitors relied on Yelp Mobile applications in Q4 2011 to help them make a spending decision on the go. For more information, please visit http://www.yelp.com/ or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Source: Yelp and *Google Analytics)