Mobile local search service provider

Founded: Jan 2007

Calgary, AB, Canada


Poynt Corporation builds the multi-award winning all-in-one location-based search application, Poynt for BlackBerry smartphones, iPhone and iPod Touch, Android and Windows Phone 7 devices.

Poynt fuses search with find, providing users with a simple, intuitive tool to find up-to-date information for businesses, retailers, restaurants, movies, events, weather information, gas prices, people and more – all at the users’ fingertips, when and where they need it.

Poynt takes full advantage of the capabilities of each mobile platform. This seamless integration transforms mobile devices from an everyday communication tool, into a powerful multi-purpose entertainment and utility tool.

Currently in eight countries–Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Germany, Spain and Australia–our differentiator and strength is in local partnerships that supply the most comprehensive data in the industry.

With over 5 million unique users, performing over 20 million local searches monthly, Poynt Corporation is an industry leader in the location-based search space.