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PlaySpan


P2P in-game commerce

PlaySpanâ„¢ 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...

Founded in 2006
Homepage:
Total money raised: $46.3M

HQ

95054 Santa Clara
Santa Clara
USA CA
Updated on Mar 15, 2013
PlaySpan at CrunchBase
Tags:   commerce   gamecommerce   mmog

Lex Bayer General Manager, Payments
Steven Kwak Board Member
William Bao Bean Investment
Robb Lewis Director of Marketing
Kristine Rudkin Senior Software Engineer
Past
Arjun Mehta Co-Founder
Karl Mehta Founder and CEO
Chris Brocoum
James Ryan Director of Sales & Marketing
Shawn Carolan Board Member

February, 2011

PlaySpan was acquired by Visa
for $190M

Visa Buys Virtual Goods Monetization Platform PlaySpan For $190 Million In Cash    techcrunch.com

August, 2010

PlaySpan raised $18M in a Series C round from Vodafone Ventures, Softbank Bodhi Fund, Menlo Ventures, Novel TMT Ventures, and STIC International

Payment Platform PlaySpan Raises $18 Million From Vodafone, Softbank    paidcontent.org

May, 2010

PlaySpan named in Lead411's Hottest Silicon Valley Companies list

LEAD411 LAUNCHES "HOTTEST SILICON VALLEY COMPANIES" AWARDS    lead411.com

April, 2009

PlaySpan acquired Spare Change Payments

Micro-Consolidation: PlaySpan Buys Spare Change    techcrunch.com

November, 2008

PlaySpan raised $16.8M in a Series B round from Easton Capital, Menlo Ventures, Novel TMT Ventures, and STIC International

TechCrunch    techcrunch.com

July, 2008

PlaySpan raised $5M in unattributed round from Menlo Ventures, STIC International, Easton Capital, and Ecosystem Ventures

PlaySpan Plays With $5 Million Venture Capital    venturedeal.com

PlaySpan acquired Internet Payment Solutions

PLAYSPAN Acquires PayByCash    paybycash.com

September, 2007

PlaySpan raised $6.5M in a Series A round from Easton Capital, Menlo Ventures, Novel TMT Ventures, and STIC International

http://www.techcrunch.com/2007/09/19/playspan-takes-65m-series-a-founder-in-grade-6/    techcrunch.com

May, 2006

PlaySpan was founded on May, 2006