Friendster

Friendster is a social gaming website that focuses heavily on social media aspects applied to online gaming. Read more

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Richard Kimber

CEO Approval Rating

68/100

Founded:

03/2002

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of MOL Global

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Zynga is Friendster's #1 rival. Zynga was founded in 2007 in San Francisco, California. Zynga is in the Gaming field. Zynga generates $2.2B more revenue than Friendster.

Facebook is one of Friendster's top competitors. Facebook is headquartered in Menlo Park, California, and was founded in 2004. Facebook competes in the Social Media field. Facebook generates 2,229,164% the revenue of Friendster.

PopCap is seen as one of Friendster's top competitors. PopCap was founded in 2000, and its headquarters is in Seattle, Washington. PopCap operates in the Internet Software industry. PopCap has 399 more employees than Friendster.

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Friendster Funding History

Since Friendster was founded in 03/2002, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Friendster has raised $33.1M. Friendster's last funding round was on Apr 2010 for a total of $3.1M

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Apr 2010
$3.1M
Series D
Aug 2008
$20M

IDG Ventures

Series C
Oct 2007
$10M

Since Friendster was founded in 03/2002, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Friendster has raised $33.1M. Friendster's last funding round was on Apr 2010 for a total of $3.1M

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Friendster Headquarters

800 W El Camino Real

Mountain View, California94040

650-964-4966

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Overview

Friendster is a social gaming website that focuses heavily on social media aspects applied to online gaming. Friendster was founded in 03/2002. Friendster's headquarters is located in Mountain View, California, USA 94040. It has raised 33.1M in 3 roun...

CEO

Friendster's CEO, Richard Kimber, currently has an approval rating of 68%. Friendster's primary competitors are Zynga, Facebook & PopCap.

Frequently Asked Questions about Friendster

  1. When was Friendster founded?

    Friendster was founded in 03/2002
  2. Who is Friendster's CEO?

    Friendster's CEO is Richard Kimber
  3. How much revenue does Friendster generate?

    Friendster generates $4.2M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Friendster have?

    Friendster has historically raised $33.1M in funding
  1. Where is Friendster's headquarters?

    Friendster's headquarters is in Mountain View California, USA
  2. How many employees does Friendster have?

    Friendster has 238 employees
  3. Who are Friendster's competitors?

    Friendster's top competitors are Zynga, Facebook, PopCap