Leading Mobile User Acquisition Network

Appia is the leading mobile user acquisition network; delivering mobile app downloads to over 1 billion users across 200 countries. Its platform was built to best serve the needs of mobile advertisers today, and Appia guarantees more app installs...

Founded in 2008
Total money raised: $44.3M

Durham Office

27701 320 Blackwell Street
3rd Floor


Phone: (866) 254-2483

Updated on Jan 16, 2014
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Craig Forman Executive Chairman
Jud Bowman President, CEO
Jamie Fellows Chief Product Officer
Ken Hayes Chief Revenue Officer
Val Stiebris VP, Finance & Controller
Jeff Henderson VP, Engineering
Jim Harvey Sr. Vice President, Advertising
Slawek Pruchnik VP, IT Operations
Matt Stein Director, Account Management
Tim Oakley Chief Finance Officer
Archie Pugh-O'Connor VP Business Development, North America
Kevin Talbot Board Member
Lou Kerner Investor
Chris Matherly VP, Advertising Operations
Matthew Chagan Board Observer
Alex Bloom COO
Dov Cohn Sr. Vice President, Products and Marketing
Ralf Ockenfelds VP International
Tim Horan SVP Business Developments
Fitch Carrere Various Positions
Dev Khare Board Member

December, 2013

Appia Launches Native Ad Unit, Discovery Ads

November, 2013

Appia raised $4.5M in a Series B round from North Atlantic Capital

Mobile User Acquisition Network Appia Raises $4.5M More

Appia raised $5M in debt_round round

Appia raises another $5M in financing

Appia Selected as North Carolina Technology Association's Fastest Growing Small Company

NCTA 21 Awards

Appia's CEO, Jud Bowman wins North Carolina Technology Association's Tech Exec of the Year Award

NCTA 21 Awards

September, 2013

Appia Named to Triangle Business Journal's 50 Fastest Growing Companies

Triangle Business Journal

August, 2013

Appia Ranked No. 1716 on 2013 Inc. 500|5000 List

Inc 500|5000

June, 2013

Announced hire of Jamie Fellows as Chief Product Officer

Appia Appoints Jamie Fellows as Chief Product Offiver

April, 2013

Appia raised $5M in debt_round round from North Atlantic Capital and Silicon Valley Bank

Appia Raises $5M in Debt Financing

February, 2013

Appia announces Tim Oakley as Chief Finance Officer

Appia Strikes Gold with New Executive Hire

September, 2012

Appia named to WSJ's Next Big Thing List

Looking for the 'Next Big Thing'? Ranking the Top 50 Start-Ups

July, 2012

Appia Selected as an AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner

October, 2011

Appia raised unknown amount in unattributed round from DCM

Appia Raises Funding from DCM

August, 2011

Appia-Powered App Stores Now Seeing 1 Million Downloads Per Day

March, 2011

Appia raised $10M in unattributed round from Venrock

White-Label App Marketplace Platform Appia Raises $10M At $100M Valuation

February, 2011

PocketGear Rebrands as Appia, reflecting change in strategy to white label app marketplace.

Appia, formerly PocketGear, Officially Launches as Largest Open App Marketplace

August, 2010

Appia raised $15M in a Series B round from Trident Capital, TomorrowVentures, and Relay Ventures


March, 2010

Appia raised $1.5M in debt_round round


February, 2010

Appia acquired Handango

Texas TechPulse

June, 2008

Appia raised $3.3M in a Series A round from Noro-Moseley Partners and Wakefield Group



Appia was founded in 2008