Funding Received
$31.9 Million in 4 Rounds from 5 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$11 Million Series C on July 14, 2008
San Jose, CA
Gaia Interactive owns and operates online gaming platforms, and designs, develops, and markets mobile games.
Long Vo, Derek Liu

Company Details

February 1, 2003
7 in CrunchBase

Gaia makes games that capture the imagination. With beautiful artwork and compelling game design, our innovative titles have delighted millions of players -- and we're just getting started. With a long-standing culture built on creativity, collaboration, and quality execution, along with investor backing from leading VCs at Benchmark and Redpoint, we have the team, talent, and resources to build smash hits loved by gamers around the globe.

The Facts: - As a pioneer in virtual goods, our profitable titles have given us a solid foundation and pointed us toward bigger successes ahead. - In 2011, Monster Galaxy reached over 25 million players. worldwide, ranking #4 on Facebook and #3 on iTunes. - Located in North San Jose, we're the South Bay's biggest social/mobile gaming company.

Current Team (7)


Past Team (16)

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    Richard Chae

    Director, Business Development
    Mar, 2011 - Apr, 2013
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    Richard Chae

    Executive Producer - Soul Crash
    2012 - Jan, 2013
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    Jakob Heuser

    Software Engineer
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    Charles Hudson

    Senior Director, Business Development
    Aug, 2007 - Oct, 2008
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    Joe Hyrkin

    Senior Vice Presient, Sales and Business Development
    Sep, 2006 - Nov, 2009
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    David Jesse

    VP Product Management & Business Analytics
    Jul, 2007 - Jan, 2010
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    Alan Kasindorf

    Systems Administrator
    2005 - Jan, 2007
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    Susan Kuo

    VP, West Coast Sales
    2007 - Jan, 2010

Funding Rounds (4) - $31.9M


Products (2)


Investors (5)

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    Institutional Venture Partners (IVP)

    Later-stage venture capital firm
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    Time Warner

    Time Warner is a media and entertainment company that creates, packages and delivers high-quality...
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    DAG Ventures

    The firm invests in a variety of IT, energy, and life sciences companies.
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    Benchmark is an early stage venture capital firm focusing in Social, Mobile, Local and Cloud...
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    Redpoint Ventures

    Redpoint Ventures has helped entrepreneurs build innovative businesses that defy convention,...

Offices/Locations (1)

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    1828 Bering Drive

    San Jose, CA 95112


Competitors (2)

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    Linden Lab

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Images (1)

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