Funding Received
$29 Million in 4 Rounds from 5 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$10 Million Series D on January 22, 2009
Mountain View, CA
IMVU is a social entertainment website where members use 3D avatars to meet new people, play games, and develop online communities.
Marcu Gosling, Will Harvey, Eric Ries, Matt Danzig
Virtual Currency, 3D, Entertainment, Social Media, Games

Detailed Description


Founded in 2004, IMVU, Inc. ( is a social entertainment company connecting users through 3D avatar-based experiences. A leader in developing online communities, IMVU has more than 100 million registered user accounts worldwide and features the largest user-generated virtual goods catalog of more than 10 million items. Located in Mountain View, CA, IMVU is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners and Best Buy Capital. For more information, please visit

Current Team (9)


Past Team (12)

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    Nino Cavenecia

    Sr Manager, Community Relations
    Apr, 2007 - Dec, 2008
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    Lee Clancy

    SVP Product Management, GM Direct Revenue
    Jan, 2010 - Oct, 2011
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    Sedar Copur

    Senior Vice President and Chief Product Officer
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    Kevin Dasch

    SVP & Chief Revenue Officer; Vice President of Finance & Business Development
    2007 - Jan, 2012
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    David Fleck

    VP Marketing,Social Networking Consultant
    Apr, 2010 - Jul, 2011
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    Chinh Nguyen

    Vice President of Product Management
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    Troy Nguyen

    Sr. Manager, Talent
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    Eric Ries

    Founder, CTO, VP Engineering
    Apr, 2004 - Aug, 2008

Funding Rounds (4) - $29M


Board Members and Advisors (7)


Products (1)

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    IMVU 3D Chat

    Meet & Chat with people in 3D from all over the world!

Investors (5)

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    Allegis Capital

    Allegis Capital invests in early stage companies developing technology and software to serve...
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    Bridgescale Partners

    Growth equity firm in US and Canada
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    Best Buy Capital

    Best Buy Capital is a venture capital arm of Best Buy Co. Inc. specializing in early-stage...
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    Menlo Ventures

    Menlo Ventures provides capital for seed through growth technology companies.
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    Seraph Group

    Seed Fund

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Headquarters

    100 W. Evelyn Ave

    Suite 210

    Mountain View, CA 94041


Images (2)

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