Kiip was Co-Founded in July 2010 by Brian Wong (CEO), Courtney Guertin (CTO) and Amadeus Demarzi (Creative Director). The company has received a total funding of $15.3 Mn through investors including True Ventures, Paige Craig, Rohan Oza, Keith Belling, Joe Stump, Chris Redlitz, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, Crosslink Capital, Venture51, Transmedia Capital, Verizon Ventures, Relay Ventures, Digital Garage and DG Incubation.
Kiip's platform allows brands to promote themselves in mobile apps through rewards and contests.The company says that its offering is smarter and a more engaging approach to mobile ads, where developers can give their users real-world rewards for achievements in their apps.
This video gives you an overview of their platform:
For Contest Winers: Get rewarded for using apps you love. With so many rewarding possibilities, it’s always a good day to achieve.
For Developers: Add a layer of excitement to your app. Reward users with the world’s largest brands
For Brands: Engage with real people during their happiest moments. With Kiip, you’ll know exactly who you’re reaching.
“Kiip has helped use add a consistant incremental five-figure revenue stream to Mega Jump that was extremely easy to integrate without affecting our existing user experience,” said Derek Van Vliet, Get Set Games.
Kiip Enabled Apps: