Tech Company Financing Transactions

Tapjoy Funding Round

Tapjoy closed a $21 million funding round on 1/6/2011. Investors included Rho Ventures, D. E. Shaw Group and InterWest Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
The new capital will be used to further solidify Tapjoy's leadership in application distribution and monetization on the iOS, Android and Facebook platforms as well as to fund growth across emerging application ecosystems domestically and internationally. Tapjoy will also use the funds to further invest in application media licensing and incubation opportunities.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
111 Sutter St. 13th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Email Address
The company's turnkey alternative payment platform enables developers to significantly increase their monetization rates when selling virtual goods or premium digital assets, while its cross-platform distribution services provide massive reach and cost-effective user acquisition on the leading social, mobile and gaming platforms.
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Management Team

Email & Social
George Garrick
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Chief Executive Officer
Mihir Shah
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Vice President
Ben Lewis
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VP - Bus. Development
Lee Linden
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VP - Engineering
Naghi Prasad
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VP - Finance
Jen Tang
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VP - Sales
Shannon Jessup
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