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Kika Tech

8 N San Pedro, Suite 230
San Jose, CA 95110
USA
6502652111
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

CEO: Bill Hu
President/COO/Operations: Tony Ma (6/30/2015)
General Management: Tami Zhu (6/30/2017)
Sales/Marketing: Brian Schoenborn ; Marc Richardson
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Company

Business description: Kika Tech, Inc. was founded in 2014 by a team of former key employees from Microsoft, Innovation Works, and Baidu. With a mission to foster creative interaction universally, we work on innovative technologies to support human expression powered by machine learning through next-generation keyboard applications. Kika works on innovative technologies to support human expression powered by machine learning through next-generation keyboard applications. More than just emoji and GIF sharing app, Kika's keyboard apps provides users with super-fast typing & swiping, natural language prediction, theme & layout customization, and an open plugin platform capable of making any task more convenient. The founding of Kika Tech is the story of a team of engineers, who are all passionate about making human communication in the World today and in the future easier, friendlier, and more personal across ANY and ALL operating systems, social platforms and devices.
Partners include: GiphyHuaweiSamsungWarner Bros.;  20th century Fox;  San Jose Sharks ;  ZTE
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Jul 2016   Feb 2016
Capital raised: 63.0M
Last Round: 33.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Honghe Venture Capital
Angels/other VCs: Zhu He (Zeus Interactive)
Corporate investors: Cheetah Mobile

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Overview
Record updated: Jul 2016
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 2014
Headcount: 201-300 as of Jan 2018
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Jul 2016   Feb 2016
Capital Raised: 63.0M
Last Round: 33.0M
Ownership: Private