About Us | LightBox

Locate. Analyze. Act.

We provide commercial, geographical, spatial, and environmental building data on a single platform. Our definitive data and intuitive products are transforming the way organizations of all sizes solve problems.


Who We Are

We strive to not only equip confident, data-driven decisions across sectors, but to also enrich lives by bringing people, information and technology together.



To uphold these key pillars to our clients and business partners, we promise to:


Empower our clients to make informed business decisions from accurate data solutions.


Connect people, businesses and data on an integrated platform that facilitates workflows & transactions.


Partner with our customers to deliver trusted insights & definitive data with pinpoint accuracy.


Champion an equitable and sustainable future by providing environmental datasets to make location-based data accessible & actionable.

Meet our leadership team

Eric Frank, CEO at LightBox

“At LightBox, we redefine the landscape of commercial real estate by seamlessly integrating cutting-edge technology and data intelligence, illuminating opportunities, and fostering a future where precision meets possibility in every transaction.”



Be an industry trailblazer

You’re passionate. You’re talented. You’ll fit right in. Join us on our mission to modernize the real estate technology industry.


At LightBox, everyone is heard. We believe the best work comes from unique perspectives gained through diverse experiences and cultures. Working together is the only way we can enable our customers to make the best possible decisions in real-time. 

Innovation comes easily with diversity

LightBox wants its employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are. Our commitment to inclusion is the foundation upon which we operate and connect with our customers and the communities in which we work.

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Our extraordinary evolution

Through acquisition and organic investment, we’ve paired data and technology to connect leading brands with an extensive customer base who need world-class business capabilities.

January, 2018

Formed by Eric Frank and backed by Battery Ventures and SilverLake Partners with a vision to transform commercial real estate

April, 2018

Acquired leading environmental data and bank procurement vendor Environmental Data Resources

Acquired ExactBid to expand its residential and CRE procurement offering

August, 2018

EDR® and ExactBid combined to form LightBox with Albert Lojko as COO

May, 2019

Acquired CRE marketplace Real Capital Markets® (RCM®)

June, 2019

Acquired leading location and GIS data provider Digital Map Product (DMP)

August, 2019

Brokerage vertical formed leveraging the legacy RCM® customers and subsegment of the legacy DMP customers to drive cross-sell

Contracted by Georgia Technology Authority (GTA) to build the underlying broadband map

Launched nationwide Location Intelligence broadband initiative

October, 2019

Executive team expands:

  • Amanda Allen (CFO)
  • Paul Vogt (GC)
  • Michael Fraser (Market Development)
December, 2019

Acquired ClientLook®, a complementary CRM brokerage tool

March, 2020

Launched Auction and DCM initiatives

Developed and launched both Auction capability and Debt Capital Market expansionary workflow with CBRE

October, 2020

Launched LightBox Valuation to leverage the tools and data from each of the previous companies to address the real estate valuation workflow

January, 2021

Acquired BuildingFootPrintUSA®, a leader in geo-spatially mapping buildings, streets and address data to expand the data platform

February, 2021

Acquired Assess+RE, provider of a real estate cash flow modeling application, to leverage cash flow modeling API across all LightBox segments

June, 2022

Acquired PZR®, the nation’s largest and oldest established zoning due diligence company.

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