Ingenio, Inc.

Someone to turn to when you need it most.

Founded 1999
51-200 employees
  • Marketplace
  • Headquarters address
    San Francisco

    Ingenio’s revolutionary idea for an e-commerce based knowledge exchange was formed in the back of a taxi cab and officially launched in 1999. Since then the platform has enabled over 30 million conversations from around the globe confirming Ingenio as the leader in phone, chat, and web–based personal advice.

    Ingenio’s patented communication and e-commerce platform continues to evolve. Our innovative community-based tools, and proprietary web, voice, and mobile technologies help nurture valuable relationships between people for the exchange of information. Our platform supports marketplaces (, and connecting members in real-time (or through appointments), 24/7/365, to share and monetize information.

    We remain dedicated to empowering lives through the discovery of answers, insights and new perspectives to life’s most pressing questions. We do this by continually redefining the way information can be conveniently and confidently exchanged.

    Ingenio was founded in 1999, acquired by AT&T in 2007 and re-established as an independent company in May 2013. Ingenio is a profitable business comprised of a talented group of people led by world-class management team in San Francisco, CA.


    Compensation and retirement

    401k plan

    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance

    Values and quality of life

    Catered lunches