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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Checking in on Foursquare Swarm makes a game of life: score every day with real-world perks and bragging rights, like being crowned the Mayor. Stay connected to your inner explorer, be truly aware of life’s journey, and have more fun along the way. Live your life more checked in.

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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. Foursquare’s Places 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 and Place Insights 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 10 billion check-ins, and see an average of 9 million check-ins a day on Foursquare Swarm.

Platform: More than 93 million place shapes mapping businesses around the world.

Employees: More than 200 people between headquarters in New York and offices in San Francisco, Chicago and Los Angeles, and teams in Atlanta, Detroit, London and Shanghai.