Wherify Wireless, Inc. was founded in March of
1998 and privately financed by Timothy J. Neher(Founder, Chairman and
President) during the Company’s strategy development and product definition
stages. Wherify's early history focused on developing a unique customer value
proposition that provides full location and tracking service in real time for
people and their personal property.
this by using a variety of telephony and internet technologies anywhere in the
United States. Subsequently, these technologies can be applied in other parts
of the world. In late 1998, Wherify was awarded its first patent. We also
defined strategic partnerships and/or commercial business agreements with
wireless carriers and location equipment suppliers (i.e. GPS) for locating and
In early 1999,
Wherify recruited executive and technical management that sourced financing
and initiated development of patented lockable, cut-resistant devices in
various forms or shapes, such as watches and anklets, to be attached to people
or personal property.
is the leading location services provider dedicated to making the world a
safer place and preventing loss by pioneering the convergence of
state-of-the-art enhanced global positioning, wireless communications and
other technologies that empower people and businesses with the ability to
locate loved ones or personal property whenever and wherever needed.