About Us

Foursquare is a technology company that uses location intelligence to build meaningful consumer experiences and business solutions.

For consumers, we believe the world is full of amazing experiences. We make two apps to help guide you to them: Foursquare City Guide and Foursquare Swarm.

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The Foursquare City Guide app helps you discover new places, with recommendations from a community you trust. Find a better experience, anywhere in the world.

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For people who have a lust for life, Swarm is a lifelog that keeps track of every place you go. Although life moves fast and is full of fleeting moments, Swarm is always with you motivating you to take a richer and more interesting journey.

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Our location intelligence technology helps brands to locate, message and measure their own consumers.

For developers and enterprises, Foursquare offers hosted technology and data to build context-smart, location-aware apps. Places by Foursquare technology powers location data for Apple, Uber, Twitter, Microsoft, Samsung and 100,000 other developers.

Foursquare’s business solutions also include Pinpoint by Foursquare, Attribution by Foursquare, Place Insights by Foursquare and Pilgrim SDK by Foursquare, allowing brands to understand and connect to targeted audiences as well as measure foot traffic and advertising success. For more information, go to enterprise.foursquare.com.

We're proud to be funded by Union Square Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, DFJ Growth, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners and more.

By the numbers:

Community: More than 50 million people use Foursquare City Guide and Foursquare Swarm each month, across desktop, mobile web, and mobile apps. We recently surpassed more than 12 billion check-ins, and our record high is over 9 million check-ins in a single day on Swarm.

Platform: More than 105 million venues mapped around the world.

Employees: Nearly 250 people at our New York headquarters or based in San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Detroit, London, Singapore and more.