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Tapjoy is the leader in monetization and distribution services for social games, mobile applications, virtual worlds, MMOs and other social publishers. 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. For more information, visit www.tapjoy.com.
PlaySpan™ is the global leader in monetization solutions for over 1,000 online games, virtual worlds, and social networks. PlaySpan's patent-pending in-game digital goods commerce and micropayment platform enables game publishers and developers to generate new revenue, acquire users, and extend the loyalty of existing users. PlaySpan’s UltimatePay™ combines PayByCash’s 12 years of payment services experience with Spare Change’s social network payment platform expertise to deliver an optimized payment solution with over 85 international payment methods including credit cards, PayPal, and the Ultimate Game Card. UltimatePoints™, the world’s leading universal currency enables in game, one-click payments. For more information, visit: http://corp.playspan.com
Super Rewards is a leading provider of monetization solutions for online games and social networks. The Super Rewards’ “offer wall” delivers highly-targeted advertising offers to millions of global Web site and social network users. The product enables applications and online games to turn virtual currencies into real dollars by offering users an opportunity to earn extra points or virtual dollars by participating in surveys, trials and online purchases. For more information, visit www.srpoints.com.
deal united is a reward shopping platform for monetization of digital and virtual goods. The Munich based company helps game publishers, software vendors and online services to increase revenue in Europe. deal united also invented GamesClubCard, a virtual bonus card that enables players to collect bonus points and redeem those in their favorite games. www.dealunited.com
Concept Art House is an international art service provider delivering high quality and on time concept and game ready assets to companies industry wide including: EA, Disney, SOE, Activision, Zynga, Crowdstar, Lolapps, Rockyou, ngmoco and Openfeint. Our studio includes 70 professional artists and industry veterans with backgrounds in all game platforms. We offer complete services for Vector, 2D, 3D and animation. www.conceptarthouse.com
Flurry is the leading application analytics, promotion and monetization platform used by more than 30,000 companies across 50,000 iOS, Android, Blackberry and J2ME apps. Flurry recently launched AppCircle, an intelligent cross-selling network that effectively drives user acquisition and monetizes applications. Additionally, AppCircle Rewards enables publishers to incentivize installs with their own virtual currency and drive eCPMs of up to $70. Flurry is venture-backed with offices in San Francisco and New York. www.flurry.com.
myYearbook is a media company focused on creating the premier social entertainment destination around meeting new people. According to comScore, myYearbook is one the 25 most-trafficked sites in the U.S., drawing in nearly one billion pageviews per month. With the average myYearbook member visiting the site 13 times per month and spending over 13 minutes per visit, myYearbook is one of the most engaging social media destinations on the internet. http://www.myyearbook.com
Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) is a global investment firm that manages $3.7 billion in capital and makes multi-stage venture investments across a wide range of sectors. NVP has actively partnered with entrepreneurs to build great businesses for more than 49 years and has funded over 450 companies since inception. www.nvp.com.
TrialPay is the industry leader in innovative payment and promotion solutions. TrialPay converts browsers into buyers for thousands of premier merchants, social app developers and game publishers. Since 2006, more than 40 million users have completed offers from more than 2,000 blue-chip advertisers like FTD, Gap and Netflix. TrialPay provides the most extensive platform for virtual currency monetization, including offer-based, credit card and mobile payments. TrialPay is backed by Atomico, Index Ventures, Battery Ventures and several individual investors. http://www.trialpay.com
WildTangent is the fastest growing online games service and the largest game advertising network in the world. The service offers consumers the most popular online and downloadable games from the world’s top developers and publishers. WildTangent’s advertising network reaches over 100 million unique users worldwide sites giving brands access to the world’s best online gaming content.
ATLAS Interactive has been the pioneer and leader in micro payments for the last decade. With coverage in over 60 countries and counting, ATLAS Interactive serves brands such as Bigpoint, Gameforge, Innogames, Travian, Upjers, Blizzard Entertainment and more with the latest micro payment solutions and unbeatable offers. ATLAS Interactive, with locations in the UK, Brazil, Middle East and their Central Europe Office in Germany has maintained their partnerships with the worlds leading mobile operators and continue to evolve with the launch of their new all-in-one micro payment solution, kanzaloo™. kanzaloo™ is the first global micro payment solution that equally combines payments through premium SMS and IVR. http://www.atlasinteractive.de.
DaoPay - Simplify the way you sell your virtual goods and digital content! Maximize your sales and earnings! That is what DaoPay is all about. With DaoPay as your phone payment platform, you can charge any prize you want, enable your customers to pay via land line, mobile or texting, and boost your market to a global basis. DaoPay - we convert virtual goods into real money. http://www.daopay.com.
hi5 - Founded in 2003, hi5 is among the top 20 largest web sites worldwide and the leading destination site focused on social entertainment and gaming. hi5 delivers a fun, interactive entertainment experience to millions of users worldwide by combining a robust social platform with premium content, including localized games, virtual goods and more. The newly launched hi5 Game Developer Program enables talented social media game developers to drive audience and monetization of their games on the hi5 platform through free promotion, access to viral channels, and favorable revenue shares. To learn more about the program, visit http://www.hi5networks.com.
Kontagent is the leading analytics platform for social application developers. The platform has been built to provide deep social behavior analysis and visualization that provides actionable insights via a hosted, on-demand service. It works with many of the worlds largest developers and brands, tracking hundreds of applications and over 70 million monthly active users. www.kontagent.com
Mobile First is a global leader in mobile billing solutions. Since 2003, Mobile First offers the best mobile payment solutions to virtual currency platforms, merchants of online games and social network applications. Providing simple implementation, highest payout rates in the industry, full service support, and secure processing, all at no setup or monthly cost, clients can easily maximize the revenue opportunity of their application in any of the more than 40 countries that we support. http://www.mobilefirst.com
In Oceanopolis players build and manage a sustainable environment, comprised of their own island, surrounding ocean waters and the habitats of their friends. Pollution trapped in ocean gyres (strong rotating currents) is washing debris up onto and around the islands of Oceanopolis. Players must turn trash into treasure by recycling and up-cycling. Visit your friends’ islands and sell them goods you have built from reusables, or earn points by lending a helping hand to clean up neighbors’ trash. Oceanopolis merges the physical and virtual worlds by letting players combine points earned for taking positive actions in real-life, such as recycling trash at a Greenopolis Recycling Kiosk, with their in-game balance. Players may choose to use points earned through Greenopolis’ online and on the street initiatives to either advance in-game or be redeemed for real rewards honored at thousands of restaurants, theaters and other retail establishments. www.greenopolis.com
PayPal is the trusted, secure solution for digital goods publishers who need to monetize online games, news, video, books, blogs, software and all forms of premium content. Processing payments with PayPal, allows you to tap into a global buyer base of over 87 million active accounts in 190 markets and 24 currencies. We enable publishers to set sensible prices for their customers by offering special low rates for micropayments. PayPal is the ideal choice - offering access to a global market with a secure, trusted payment experience, competitive micropayment pricing, and a seamless checkout for your customers. More information can be found at www.paypal.com/digitalgoods.
PaymentOne was founded in July 2000 and has pioneered advanced “No Credit Card Required” payment and marketing services that accelerate the adoption of digital services and premium content. As the foundation of its services, the company manages the PaymentOne Carrier Network ™ (PCN) which provides digital merchants a single integration point and direct access to over 150 million billable consumers across over 1000 network operators. PaymentOne’s turnkey payment platforms, hosted commerce management and content syndication services help clients attract, convert and retain more consumers. The company’s services and best practice expertise have proven to lift client revenue and subscriber acquisition rates by 25% or more. http://www.paymentone.com.
Pillsbury is a full-service law firm with market-leading strengths in the energy, financial services, real estate and technology sectors. With offices in the world's major financial and technology centers, we counsel clients on all aspects of global transactions and litigation. http://www.pillsburylaw.com.
RealGifts is an award-winning social gifting platform that integrates gift shop and prize redemption center solutions directly within your games. Our turnkey solutions create new revenue streams and enable you to increase user engagement by incentivizing users with prizes, awards, and promotions. RealGifts connects you with products from popular and name brand vendors, and provides seamless transaction support, logistics, and customer service. Take virtual goods to the next level by coupling them with real, tangible products through our iFrame and custom API integrations. Make real gifts part of your monetization strategy. www.real-gifts.com
RockYou is the leading innovator, creator, and distributor of content on the social web. With over 121M monthly US users and 13B monthly global impressions, advertisers partnering with RockYou can tap the social networking audience directly, through customized branding and promotional campaigns. Additionally, RockYou provides a suite of top-performing monetization solutions for social game and application developers. RockYou is funded by Sequoia Capital, Partech International, Lightspeed Venture Partners, DCM, SK Telecom Ventures and Softbank. http://rockyou.com/corp/about.php.
Sometrics helps publishers monetize free-to-play games, social applications, casual games and virtual worlds through virtual currency with the industry’s most advanced offer platform and payment manager. Game publishers gain a new revenue source that enhances existing payment methods and increases conversions among paying users. Sometrics has a global inventory of offers ranging from surveys, trials, videos, shopping and more, working with many top publishers in the gaming space. http://www.sometrics.com
ZONG, the leading mobile payment service, converts shoppers into buyers 10 times better than traditional payment methods. ZONG works with Facebook and hundreds of social network applications, and powers mobile monetization in virtual worlds and games, such as IMVU and Aeria. In 2009 ZONG processed payments for over 10 million unique users. ZONG+, which combines the ease of mobile payments with the low costs of payment cards, received a Frost+Sullivan Best Practices Award. http://www.zong.com
6waves is the leading publisher of games on Facebook. 6waves aims to publish the next generation of social games, covering every genre, language, and platform. 6waves has 45+ million monthly active players and is growing aggressively. 6waves currently partners on Kingdoms of Camelot, Mall World, Critter Island & Casino City. http://6waves.com