Science Inc. Announces a Seed Investment in App Discovery Platform FreeGameCredits.com
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 27, 2014-- Technology studio Science Inc. announces today a seed investment in FreeGameCredits.com, to accelerate the company’s growth and solidify Science’s footprint on the mobile gaming industry. Science has launched and funded startups such as Dollar Shave Club, DogVacay and HelloSociety.
FreeGameCredits.com is a user acquisition platform, which focuses on delivering active and engaged mobile users to game developers worldwide. The web app and upcoming iPhone app deliver in-app purchase deals daily from select developers and critically acclaimed game titles. Founded by Joe Bayen, a pioneer in mobile app discovery and founder of the popular FreeAppADay.com website, the site tackles app discovery by offering exclusive in-app purchase deals to users.
“This is an exciting time for Science as we grow our portfolio to include companies in the mobile gaming industry,” said Michael Jones, CEO of Science Inc. “FreeGameCredits.com has massive growth potential and are thrilled to welcome Joe and his team into the Science family.”
"The mobile app market has grown dramatically over the past two years and the ‘freemium’ business model has been a key catalyst behind this growth, both in terms of total app downloads as well as gross revenue,” says Joe Bayen, founder and CEO of FreeGameCredits.com. “In this current environment, FreeGameCredits.com is ideally suited to cater to ‘freemium’ game developers, while simultaneously offering great value to mobile game consumers. By working closely with Science and their world class team we are looking forward to growing the company to reach new levels of success."
FreeGameCredits featured apps are carefully curated and a dozen leading game developers have already qualified. Developers interested in joining the initiative can reach the FreeGameCredits team at dev(at)freegamecredits(dot)com.
About Science Inc.
Science Inc. is a technology studio that creates, acquires and scales successful digital businesses by bringing together the best ideas, talent, resources and financing through a centralized platform. Science focuses on three things: developing new businesses, providing emerging startups with operational strategy and capital and transforming later-stage Internet ventures with new talent and innovation. The company has more than 13 investments with dynamic companies such as DollarShaveClub, DogVacay, HelloSociety, Ellie, Uncovet, among others.
FreeGameCredits.com is a user acquisition platform which focuses on delivering active and engaged mobile users to game developers worldwide. The webapp and iPhone app deliver in-app purchases deals daily from select developers and critically acclaimed game titles.
Venture Capital Database