Skillz

Skillz is a California-based mobile e-sports platform that enables gamers to view and compete multi-player tournaments. Read more

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Skillz

Skillz is a California-based mobile e-sports platform that enables gamers to view and compete multi-player tournaments. Read more

Andrew Paradise's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Skillz

Co-Founder & CEO

Andrew Paradise

CEO Approval Rating

100/100

Founded:

2012

Status:

PublicMerger Pending with Flying Eagle Acquisition Corp.NYSESKLZ

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Unikrn, Inc. is Skillz's biggest rival. Unikrn, Inc. was founded in Bellevue, Washington} in 2014. Unikrn, Inc. operates in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Skillz, Unikrn, Inc. generates $220.1M less revenue.

AlphaDraft is Skillz's #2 rival. AlphaDraft's headquarters is in Dallas, Texas, and was founded in 2014. AlphaDraft competes in the Internet Software field. AlphaDraft generates 0.65% of Skillz's revenue.

GamerSaloon is Skillz's #3 competitor. GamerSaloon was founded in 2006 in Royal Oak, Michigan. GamerSaloon operates in the Gaming industry. GamerSaloon generates $229.1M less revenue than Skillz.

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Annual Revenue

$230.1M

Skillz's revenue is the ranked 1st among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 32.3M.

Skillz Acquisitions

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Skillz Funding History

Since Skillz was founded in 2012, it has participated in 8 rounds of funding. In total Skillz has raised $303.3M. Skillz's last funding round was on Dec 2020 for a total of $250.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

IPO SPAC
Dec 2020
$250M
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Series C
Dec 2017
$25M
Series B
Sep 2015
$15M
Equity
Sep 2014
$3M
Debt
Sep 2014
$3M

Since Skillz was founded in 2012, it has participated in 8 rounds of funding. In total Skillz has raised $303.3M. Skillz's last funding round was on Dec 2020 for a total of $250.0M

Skillz Investments

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Skillz News

May 4, 2021Benzinga

Skillz Raises Guidance After 92% Revenue Growth, 21st Consecutive Quarter YoY Growth

Mobile esports company Skillz (NYSE: SKLZ) reported first-quarter financial results after market clos... See more »
April 29, 2021Zacks

What's in The Offing?

Skillz (SKLZ) first-quarter 2020 performance is likely to reflect improvement in monthly active users... See more »
April 28, 2021Pocket Gamer

NFL and Skill's Game Developer Challenge is now live

The NFL and Skillz Game Developer Challenge is now live globally, inviting proposals from indie devel... See more »
April 7, 2021TechFinancials

Skillz Is Disrupting the Huge Mobile Gaming Industry

Skillz (SKLZ stock) was among the high-flying SPAC stocks in 2020. However, since their merger's comp... See more »
April 2, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

Skillz's $883 Million Stock Offering

Davis Polk advised representatives of the underwriters in the offering. Skillz, Inc. executed its $88... See more »
March 25, 2021MarketScreener

Outlook Outperforms Analysts' Expectations for First Quarter 2021 and Sets Date for Earnings Call

(marketscreener.com) Strong Player Growth Drives Record Revenue https://www.marketscreener.com/quote/... See more »
March 21, 2021News Break

Skillz Inc. (NYSE:SKLZ) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $76.35 Million | News Break

Analysts forecast that Skillz Inc. (NYSE:SKLZ) will post sales of $76.35 million for the current quar... See more »

Skillz Blogs

December 4, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

CGR, Skillz unveil Chip Ganassi Racing Blitz

NBC Sports The post CGR, Skillz unveil Chip Ganassi Racing Blitz appeared first on Skillz: Competiti... See more »
December 4, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

Chip Ganassi Racing Comes to Skillz to Launch First Ever Mobile Game for a NASCAR Team

Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR), one of the most successful organizations in auto racing, has partnered wit... See more »
December 3, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

Special Report: SPACs — They’re Back

CFO Magazine The post Special Report: SPACs — They’re Back appeared first on Skillz: Competitive Mob... See more »
November 24, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

Skillz Developer Roundup: Five Fresh November Games

More games launched on the Skillz platform this month, bringing exciting new content to your fingerti... See more »
November 13, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

Extra Life & Skillz Reunite to Support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

Skillz is once again joining forces with Extra Life to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network Hos... See more »
November 10, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

Ready, Set, Launch for Skillz Developer Challenge

Announcing the Skillz Game Developer Challenge!  Skillz is hosting a new, exciting developer challeng... See more »
November 9, 2020Skillz, Inc. Blog

Andrew Paradise, CEO of Skillz, on Choosing to IPO Via SPAC

TD Ameritrade The post Andrew Paradise, CEO of Skillz, on Choosing to IPO Via SPAC appeared first on ... See more »

Skillz Press Releases

May 4, 2021centralcharts

Skillz Hires Airbnb Executive Ian Lee as CFO

Skillz (NYSE: SKLZ), the leading mobile games platform connecting players around the world in fair, f... See more »
April 28, 2021PR-Inside

Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Skillz Inc. ...

(PR-inside.com) NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 28, 2021 / Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is in... See more »
March 10, 2021Business Wire

Skillz Outperforms Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Skillz today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and f... See more »
March 9, 2021GlobalNewswire

Lowey Dannenberg, P.C., Investigates Claims on Behalf of Investors of Skillz Inc. (SKLZ) and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, March 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lowey Dannenberg P.C., a preeminent law firm in obtainin... See more »
February 4, 2021Business Wire

NFL and Skillz Sign Multi-Year Gaming Agreement

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The National Football League (NFL) is teaming up with Skillz (NYSE: S... See more »
October 22, 2019PR Newswire

Venture Capital Floods Into Esports, Backing Warner Bros., Zynga, and LucasArts Veteran to Build Games Exclusively on the Skillz Platform

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros., Zynga, and LucasArts veteran Andrew Bell a... See more »
March 21, 2018PR Newswire

Denali Publishing Partners With Skillz Inc. to Announce Guns, Cars and Zombies! Turbo Mobile Game at Game Developers Conference 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Denali Publishing, LLC, creator of Guns, Cars and Zombi... See more »

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Skillz Headquarters

181 Fremont street

South San Francisco, California94105

617-433-8855

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Overview

Skillz is a California-based mobile e-sports platform that enables gamers to view and compete multi-player tournaments. Skillz was founded in 2012. Skillz's headquarters is located in South San Francisco, California, USA 94105. It has raised 303.3M in...

CEO

Skillz's Co-Founder & CEO, Andrew Paradise, currently has an approval rating of 100%. Skillz's primary competitors are Unikrn, Inc., AlphaDraft & GamerSaloon.

Website

skillz.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Skillz

  1. When was Skillz founded?

    Skillz was founded in 2012
  2. Who is Skillz's CEO?

    Skillz's CEO is Andrew Paradise
  3. How much revenue does Skillz generate?

    Skillz generates $230.1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Skillz have?

    Skillz has historically raised $303.3M in funding
  1. Where is Skillz's headquarters?

    Skillz's headquarters is in South San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does Skillz have?

    Skillz has 2 employees
  3. What sector does Skillz operate in?

    Skillz is in Application Software
  4. Who are Skillz's competitors?

    Skillz's top competitors are Unikrn, Inc., AlphaDraft, GamerSaloon