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PeopleFinders is a leading Data-as-a-Service ("DaaS") provider for consumers and businesses seeking detailed insights on people, places and things in the United States. As one of the largest owners of public records data in the U.S., PeopleFinders data includes information on virtually every adult in the U.S., and has unique access to other unique data sources. This proprietary data ownership and access powers PeopleFinders’ network of websites and services that help customers find and connect with anyone, anywhere.

Founded in 1988 with headquarters in Sacramento, California, PeopleFinders is a premier online DaaS provider that helps consumers quickly search billions of records spanning the last 40 years, and delivers more comprehensive and accurate results than competitor services.


  • Find family, friends, colleagues and classmates
  • Get current phone numbers and addresses
  • Check anyone's background
  • See who owns any phone number

Awards Received

  • Deloitte: Technology Fast 50
  • Sacramento Business Journal: A+ Employers
  • Stevie Award: Computer Services Website of the Year
  • Interactive Media Award: Outstanding Achievement in E-Commerce
  • WMA: Standard of Excellence Award or IMA Outstanding Achievement in E-Commerce Award

“I joined PeopleFinders when I decided to head up my 30 year high school reunion. Over a two month period I was able to locate 413 classmates. It has been very fun and rewarding.”
- Will B.

“I’ve been searching for my Dad for 20+ years! I came to PeopleFinders and found his phone number. I immediately called him and we now talk EVERY DAY!! Thank you PeopleFinders, I have waited my whole life.”
- Jennifer P.

“After years of searching, I found my cousins daughter who had been missing for over twenty years. Just in time for a Christmas reunion. Thanks PeopleFinders!”
- R. Hughes

“What an amazing day! March 28th was the day that I found my real Dad after 29 LONG years! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you PeopleFinders!”
- Kim B.

“For over 25 years we’ve been helping to bring families together who were separated. In those years of doing searches, your service stands above them all. Thanks to you, lives are changing every day.”
- R. Woodard

“After searching for my brother and seeing hundreds of promises from other sites, I was exhausted and overwhelmed. I almost thought it was too good to be true, but when I tried PeopleFinders the information was up to date and easy to find. I don't use any other website. Thanks!”
- C. Thorn

Management Team

Rob Miller, Chief Executive Officer

Rob Miller serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of PeopleFinders, which he founded in 1988. As one of the early pioneers in the online information services market, Rob remains one of the most respected and knowledgeable public records industry experts. Prior to PeopleFinders, Rob was a professional investigator for Intel Corporation in Santa Clara. During his tenure with Intel, he investigated the loss of proprietary information and gray market activities as well as internal theft. Rob has been a licensed private investigator in California since 1986 and received his degree in Criminal Justice from Sacramento State University. Rob enjoys sports, including baseball (SF Giants), football (SF 49ers) and MMA (Team Alpha Male) and often attends events with his son featuring his favorite teams and fighters.

Amber Higgins, President

Amber Higgins serves as the President, leading the Company's operations and strategy. Joining PeopleFinders in 2010 as VP of Business Development and Ad Sales, Amber lead traffic acquisition, product development, advertising and business development efforts. Prior to PeopleFinders, Amber was a member of the management team of most recently as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Amber was instrumental in driving customer growth and retention for, overseeing key strategic product and partner initiatives. Prior to US Search, she held senior marketing positions with B-to-C ecommerce start-ups. Amber holds a Bachelor of Arts from Miami University and is a board member of The Michael Botte Foundation, focused on providing grants to K-12 teachers in under-funded public schools. Based in LA, Amber lives with her two daughters and husband, and enjoys traveling, spending as much time on the beach or mountains as possible, Pilates and SUP (stand-up paddle boarding).

Shawn Britton, Chief Technology Officer

Shawn serves as the Chief Technology Officer, responsible for managing the technical infrastructure including: System Engineering, Consumer and Professional Products, Databases, Network, Systems, Security, Testing/QA, Desktop Support and Facilities. Shawn Joined PeopleFinders in 2017 and has nearly 30 years experience with organizing and managing large scale ERP systems in the automotive, health care, biotech and high-tech industries. He recently spent the last 10 years as the CTO for Intellaegis overseeing systems development, deployment and management of a world class investigative and collection management SAS using public records integrations, including data from PeopleFinders. Prior to that Mr. Britton was with Intel Corporation, Kaiser Permanente and IBM Global services responsible for large scale ERP and B2B/B2E/B2C implementations for Fortune 500 companies around the world. Shawn has his degree in Management Information Systems from CalPoly, Pomona. Based in Sacramento, Shawn lives with his three sons and wife enjoying travel, camping, boating, SCUBA and paragliding in exotic locations around the world.

Andrew Waters, Vice President of Software Engineering

Andrew Waters serves as the Vice President of Software Engineering, leading the development of the company’s websites, data processing, proprietary search systems, reporting and analytics. Andrew joined PeopleFinders in 2012 and has experience in software and data architecture, agile development processes, and programming and code optimization in every software tier from databases to web services and client applications. Prior to joining PeopleFinders, Andrew founded a game development studio building casual games for desktop and mobile platforms, and has designed and built software for Fortune 50 financial services firms and mobile game publishers. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Irvine. Andrew has a passion for modern software architecture, with interests in Hadoop distributed computing and Cloud infrastructure, as well as Artificial Intelligence. He speaks Mandarin Chinese fluently, and enjoys visiting Taiwan with his wife and 2 children, where he lived for 3 years. Andrew is a fervent advocate for Autism Research, working with his autistic daughter on speech and language development, and is frequently found attempting to take over the world in PC strategy games like Civilization or Total War in his free time.

Angela Arriaga-Simpson, Vice President of Human Resources & Operations

Angela J. Arriaga-Simpson serves as the Vice President of Human Resources & Operations, managing Human Resources and Customer Care with a focus on customer retention, employee satisfaction and payment services. Angela joined PeopleFinders in 2004 and has experience in financial service operations. Angela received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Science in Human Resources from California State University of Sacramento. Angela is bilingual, fluent in both English and Spanish and enjoys teaching her two daughters Spanish. She is an avid I Love Lucy collector and in her spare time enjoys reading biographies and gardening in her vegetable garden. For fun Angela enjoys trips to Disneyland with her husband and two daughters.

Providing career opportunities, not just jobs.

Do you enjoy helping people? What better way to help others, than by providing them with information that aids in making better day-to-day decisions, connecting with people, reuniting with old friends, and finding family members? is the premier online service for consumers to locate, contact and verify people and businesses. is a privately held corporation based in Sacramento, California, offering competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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