Mapquest

MapQuest (stylized as mapquest) is an American free online web mapping service owned by AOL. The company was founded in 1967 as Cartographic Services, a division of R.R. Donnelley & Sons in Chicago, Illinois, United States. It moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 1969. When it became an independent company in 1994, it was renamed GeoSystems Global Corporation. MapQuest was acquired in 2000 by America Online, Inc. Company headquarters are in Denver, Colorado with a second office in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
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  • MapQuest Tackling More Location Data and Services Under Verizon Ownership

    … As a veteran player in digital mapping, MapQuest has amassed a vast amount of location data over the years. Elise Neel, the head of MapQuest for business, says the company has evolved to meet not only the needs of marketers and other clients, but the demands of its owners. Verizon acquired MapQuest’s parent, AOL, in 2015 — and with that change…

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  • Openings and New Hires at TruMeasure, Brandmuscle, MapQuest

    …; innovation at Rosetta (The Publicis Group’s customer engagement agency). Brandmuscle was acquired by private equity firm American Capital Equity in December. The firm likely wants to see new technology and revenue initiatives in order to maximize shareholder value over the next year. Internal Promotion at Vendasta Jacqueline Cook was promoted…

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