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SURKUS is a crowdsourcing platform that pays people to experience local venues and events.

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Surkus is an on-demand crowdsourcing platform that revolutionizes the way Brands connect with consumers to create memorable experiences that produce measurable business results. With Surkus, businesses have the power to curate their ideal crowd of influencers, brand ambassadors, and on-brand crowd fillers. Ensuring their event is full and with the right crowd. Whether an event needs ideal crowd of 1 or 1,000+ Surkus has it covered. Even at the last moment. That’s the power of on-demand crowdsourcing! Surkus has been trusted by top Brands, Event Professionals, Ad Agencies, Nightlife, Restaurants, Venue Management, and more. In 2-years, Surkus has grown to over 150K+ users and our platform has delivered over 4,000 ideal crowds to events and businesses across the country. WHY CROWD CURATE Increase Sales: Ideal crowds produce the right atmosphere that keeps your guest there longer to drive additional revenue and reoccurring sales. Grow Brand Awareness: Crowd curating guarantees that your brand is exposed to its right target audience. Acquire Social Influencers: With Surkus you can access macro and micro social influencers to promote your event: Before, During, and After. ​Drive Foot-Traffic: Large crowds do not happen by accident. They happen by having a perfectly curated crowd that sets the right vibe to grow the rest of your audience like wildfire. Access Authentic Content: Surkus crowds are not only there to have fun and activate your event, but to share their pics on social media with specific #hashtags and @mentions

Funding History

August 2016$4.0M
January 2017$7.0M


VP, Marketing

Craig McKenna


William Howe

Business Development

Jin Woo Yu


Stephen George

VP, Engineering

Larry Sprock

Head of Product

Steve Van Mierlo


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