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Vook
151 W. 25th St
6th Floor
New York, NY, 10001
USA

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VP of Business Development
VP of Engineering
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Vook

Vook was founded in 2009 by serial entrepreneur Brad Inman with the vision of lighting up the world’s content in the post-PC world. Vook has created an innovative technology platform that produces rich media experiences for the tablet market. Vook works with a range of content partners including NBC, Simon & Schuster, ABC and Hay House and most major distribution channels including Apple, Amazon, Google and Barnes & Noble.

Recent Milestones

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    Vook added Michael Calleia as VP Product and Creative. (7/1/12)
    Posted 11/7/13 at 12:31pm
  • Dollar
    Vook received $5.25M in Series A funding. (1/18/11)
    Posted 1/18/11 at 8:19am via techcrunch.com
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    Vook — Tom Peters, Vook Bring 'The Little BIG Things' to the iPad (7/20/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:41pm via marketwire.com
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    Vook — Ellen Galinsky's 'Mind in the Making' Released as a Vook (4/29/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm via marketwire.com
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    Vook — Chopra's "Buddha: A Story of Enlightenment" and Interviews with "Sages and Scientists" to be Released as Vooks (4/7/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm via marketwire.com
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    Vook — Mixed-Media Publisher to Offer First Enhanced e-Books on the iPad (4/1/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm
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    Vook added Chris Markiewicz as Production Director / QA Lead. (3/22/10)
    Posted 10/13/12 at 10:02am
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    Vook — Most Downloaded e-Book in History Released as a Vook With New Content, Videos (3/10/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm via marketwire.com
  • Dollar
    Vook received $2.5M in Seed funding. (2/19/10)
    Posted 2/19/10 at 11:51am via marketwire.com
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    Vook — Vook Announces $2.5 Million in Seed Financing (2/19/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm via marketwire.com
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    Vook — Premier Literary Agency Joins With Vook to Bring Beloved Authors to Computer and iPadTM, iPhoneTM or iPod touchTM (2/10/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm via marketwire.com
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    Vook — MotherVook 1.0 Publishing Technology Tool and Partnership With TurnHere Give Vook Multi-Media Production Advantage (1/26/10)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:47pm via marketwire.com
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    Vook — Jeffrey Deaver, 21 Other Best-Selling Thriller Writers Launch New Collaborative Vook for iPad (7/15/09)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:42pm via marketwire.com
  • Check
    Vook added Tony So as Creative Director. (4/1/09)
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:39pm
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    Vook added Brad Inman as Founder & CEO. (8/1/08)
    Posted 2/19/10 at 11:51am
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    Vook added Jack Sallay as VP of Marketing.
    Posted 8/2/10 at 12:39pm

Videos

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Added: 10/20/12
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Added: 10/20/12

Screenshots

Vook screenshot
Above: Home Page
Uploaded: 2/20/10
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Above: Reckless Road, Guns N' Roses
Uploaded: 8/2/10
Vook screenshot
Above: Watchlist
Uploaded: 8/2/10

Sources

  1. Vook Announces $2.5 Million in Seed Financing (marketwire.com) [edit]
  2. Vook Raises $5.25 Million, Builds Media That’s Fit For Tablets And Smartphones (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Tom Peters, Vook Bring 'The Little BIG Things' to the iPad (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Jeffrey Deaver, 21 Other Best-Selling Thriller Writers Launch New Collaborative Vook for iPad (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Ellen Galinsky's 'Mind in the Making' Released as a Vook (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Trident Media Group Taps Vook to Publish Deepak Chopra Titles (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Vook to Release 19 iPad Apps [edit]
    Vook Unleashes Seth Godin's "SUPER Ideavirus" (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Vook Announces $2.5 Million in Seed Financing (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Vook, Janklow & Nesbit Associates Announce Relationship and Upcoming Anne Rice Vook (marketwire.com) [edit]
    Vook Sets Stage for Mass Scale Multi-Media Publishing (marketwire.com) [edit]
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