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Waze


Social Driving and Navigation

Waze is a social traffic & navigation app based on the world’s largest community of drivers sharing real time road info and contributing to the “common good” out there on the road. By simply driving around with Waze open users passively...

Founded in 2007
Employees: 110
Homepage:
Blog: http://waze.com/blog
Total money raised: $67M

Silicon Valley HQ

94301 240 Hamilton Avenue

Palo Alto
USA CA
Updated on Jun 27, 2013
Waze at CrunchBase
Tags:   destination   gas   price   traffic

Noam Bardin CEO
Ehud Shabtai Co-Founder & CTO
Samuel Keret VP Business Development
Yael Elish VP Product
Di-Ann Eisnor VP Community Geographer
Amir Shinar Co-Founder & VP R+D
John Malloy Board of Directors
Julie Mossler Sr. Director, Communications
Anat Zach VP Finance
Fej Shmuelevitz VP Community & Operations
Andy Ellwood Senior Director, Business Development
Jordan Grossman Sr. Director, Sales
EHUD LEVY Board Member
Past
Uri Levine Co-Founder & President
Michal Habdank-Kolaczkowski Director of Communications

June, 2013

Waze was acquired by Google
for $1.1B

Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business    techcrunch.com

July, 2012

Traffic App Waze Doubles From 10 To 20 Million Users In 6 Months    businessinsider.com

October, 2011

Waze raised $30M in a Series C round from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Horizon Ventures

Social Navigation And Traffic App Waze Raises $30M From Kleiner Perkins And Li Ka-shing    techcrunch.com

December, 2010

Waze raised $25M in a Series B round from Magma Venture Partners, Vertex Venture Capital, and BlueRun Ventures

GPS Soc Net Waze Raises $25M    thealarmclock.com

Waze Cruises Past 2 Million Drivers, 250 Million Kilometers Logged    techcrunch.com

March, 2008

Waze raised $12M in a Series A round from BlueRun Ventures, Magma Venture Partners, and Vertex Venture Capital

Waze    waze.com

2007

Waze was founded in 2007