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Zong


Frictionless mobile payments

Zong, the leading mobile payment service used by online gaming and social networking web sites, converts shoppers into buyers at rates up to 10 times greater than traditional payment methods. Zong leverages direct connections with mobile network...

Founded in 2000
Employees: 60
Homepage:
Blog: http://blog.zong.com/
Total money raised: $27.5M

Headquarters

94025 640 Oak Grove Avenue

Menlo Park
USA CA

Phone: (650) 362 0434

Updated on Sep 8, 2013
Zong at CrunchBase
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Ossama Hassanein Chairman of the Board
Sylvain Boj Chief Operating Officer
Rogier de Boer VP Sales Europe
Hill Ferguson VP Product
Kurt Hemecker VP Carrier Partnerships
Bertrand Perez VP Operations
Mickael Tournier Integration Manager
Sören Stark Sales Director Germany
Mickael Tournier
Gregory Husadzic Business Dev Manager
Past
David Marcus Founder and CEO
Serge Sozonoff CTO
Samuel Gariplerden VP Finance Europe
Stephane Kasriel VP Global Sales & Business Development
Richard Borenstein VP Strategic Partnerships
Remi Ambert VP EMEA Sales
Ned Walley GM Zong Europe
Dana Stalder Board Member
Tamer Hassanein Monetization Guru
Erikka Arone VP Business Development
Frederic Court Board of Directors
Paul Fredrich Product Manager

July, 2011

Zong was acquired by eBay
for $240M

eBay Buys Zong For $240 Million In Cash To Boost PayPal’s Mobile Payments Technology    techcrunch.com

eBay Buys Zong For $240 Million In Cash To Boost PayPal's Mobile Payments Technology    techcrunch.com

January, 2011

Mobile Payments Startups Zong And Boku Launch Billing Partnerships With Verizon    techcrunch.com

May, 2010

Zong recognized as one of the Hottest Silicon Valley Companies by Lead411

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

April, 2010

Zong raised $15M in a Series A round from Matrix Partners

Zong Emerges: Facebook Deal And $15 Million In Funding    techcrunch.com

February, 2007

Zong raised $7.5M in a Series B round from Advent Venture Partners

July, 2005

Zong raised $5M in a Series A round from Newbury Ventures

November, 2000

Zong was founded on November, 2000