This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Skout Inc

Skout Inc

(888) 531-7703

Skout Inc

9 years in business
301 Howard St Ste 1500
San Francisco, CA 94105-6611
Additional Email Addresses
  • Press@skout.com
  • support@skout.com
  • marketing@skout.com
BBB File Opened: 03/30/2010
Business Started: 08/21/2007
Business Started Locally: 08/21/2007
Business Incorporated: 08/21/2007 in CA
Type of Entity
Corporation
Business Management
  • Mr. Christian Wiklund, CEO
  • Ms. Jane Barrett, Director of Marketing
Business Category
  • Online Social Media/Networking
Service Area
This business service area covers: International.
Alternate Business Names
  • Skout, Inc.
Number of Employees: 
100

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Advertising Review

On February 12, 2015, BBB challenged this company's advertising that appeared on their website at www.skout.com. Their website states, "The world's largest network for meeting new people."
According to the BBB Code of Advertising, Subjective Puffery Claims; Expressions of opinion or personal evaluation of the intangible qualities of a product or service are likely to be considered puffery. Such claims are not subject to the test of truth and accur... Read More

Overview

This company offers a mobile social network for meeting new people.

BBB Reason for Ratings

BBB rating is based on 13 factors: Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Skout Inc include:

  • Failure to respond to 2 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Advertising issues found by BBB

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Skout Inc

This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Skout Inc

Customer Review Rating:

100%

Composite Score: