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Company Overview of WildTangent, Inc.

Company Overview

WildTangent, Inc., a cross-device games company, engages in the distribution and monetization of mobile, social, and online games. Its platform enables users to access, rent, and buy games, as well as connects brands with audience across desktop, social, and mobile platforms. The company also provides WildTangent Games Application for Android that offers games on rental or ownership in a single mobile application, as well as PC games that range from hidden object to puzzle games to action and adventure games; and WildTangent Media, a mobile and digital advertising platform that connects brands with audiences through value exchange. In addition, it offers WildTangent Studios, a mobile-focused...

18578 NE 67th Court

Building 5

Redmond, WA 98052

United States

Founded in 1998

Phone:

425-497-4545

Fax:

425-497-4501

Key Executives for WildTangent, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 55
Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President of Operations
Executive Vice President of Product Development
Senior Vice President of Games Service
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

WildTangent, Inc. Key Developments

WildTangent Appoints Greg Suarez as Vice President of Business Development, Media

WildTangent announced it has added Greg Suarez as Vice President of Business Development for WildTangent Media. Prior to WildTangent, Suarez founded a mobile game studio for gloops Inc., now named Nexon. Earlier in his career, Suarez held senior positions at Glu Mobile, Twentieth Century Fox, Sega, Electronic Arts, and Activision.

WildTangent Announces Cross-Platform Games Network

WildTangent announced that WildTangent and its network partners create the cross-platform games network as measured by comScore. WildTangent can now reach more than 168 million total monthly unique visitors globally to its games network and is also the third mobile games network in the US. WildTangent introduced the WildTangent Games mobile service and Android app in 2011, and since then the service has grown steadily. In 2013, WildTangent announced partnerships with manufacturers Sony and ASUS, and mobile carriers AT&T (US) and EE (UK), and has experienced the growth in mobile, An eightfold year-over-year increase in mobile gameplay. Doubled the number of games in the WildTangent Games mobile service to more than 400 premium titles. A sevenfold year-over-year increase in mobile advertising impressions. Over one million downloads for WildTangent Studios' mobile game Polar Bowler first Frame, available on iOS and Android devices.

WildTangent Studios to Launch Word Science Game

WildTangent Studios announced Word Science, a blitz word spelling game, will launch on January 9, 2014 for iOS App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore and the WildTangent Games mobile games service. In Word Science, players choose letter tiles from a moving conveyor belt to spell words, increasing their score as they practice science in the Von Vocab Laboratory. Each letter tile has a different point value, and players must spell words before time runs out and the lab's power turns off. A variety of power-ups including Spellements, blank tiles or extra time boosts and the ability to speed up the conveyor belt to create a new selection of letters provides a different experience each game round. Before or after game rounds, players may receive opportunities for free power-ups and boosts courtesy of sponsors, provided by WildTangent's advertising platform, BrandBoost. Then, players can post their score to Facebook and compete against friends in a weekly word spelling throwdown.

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