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Management

Finance: Marco Bacconello
Sales/Marketing: Jasper Smith ; Stuart Walsh
Business Development: Anthony Johnson
Board

Company

Business description: PlayJam is the leading social games network for TV. With hundreds of games, millions of players and operating across all major TV brands, PlayJam has created a global footprint for its content and services for an ever-growing population of PlayJammers. PlayJam provides games developers with a global TV distribution network, spanning all major TV vendors and up to 100 territories and an advanced social tool-set that enables them to create deeper, stickier games so that audiences want to play again and again. PlayJam has over ten years' experience in monetizing games on TV. We have developed over 500 of our own games and delivered around 6 billion game downloads. Our efforts are focused on forging long-term distribution agreements with TV manufacturers and developing the tools, infrastructure and services required to monetize TV content, allowing developers to concentrate on creating amazing games. The company was sold to Open TV for 69M in 1999 and repurchase by the founder in 2009. The company originally raised 14M of venture capital in 1999 by Sky and Cazenove.
Partners include: LGPanasonicSamsungSONY;  Puzzler;  Relentless;  Slingo
Capital

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Oct 2011
Capital raised: 19.0M
Last Round: 5.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Endeavour Ventures;  London Venture Partners
Corporate investors: Adobe Ventures;  GameStop Digital Ventures

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Overview
Record updated: Oct 2011
Sector: Internet
Headcount: 11-25
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Oct 2011
Capital Raised: 19.0M
Last Round: 5.0M
Ownership: Private