- Funding Received
- $1.4 Million in 1 Round from 6 Investors
- Most Recent Funding
- $1.4 Million Seed on January, 2014
- Palo Alto, CA
- Epic! opens the doors to a new world of reading for kids 12 and under by providing an unlimited selection of eBooks that can be instantly
- Kevin Donahue, Kevin Donahue, Suren Markosian
- Subscription Businesses, Publishing, Kids, Textbooks, Education
Epic! opens the doors to a new world of reading for kids 12 and under by providing an unlimited selection of eBooks that can be instantly discovered, read and shared with friends. Personalized for each individual reader, Epic! is the only place to access thousands of high quality, curated children’s books without the need to purchase or download them one by one. Beautifully designed for mobile and featuring fun, game-like elements, Epic! provides kids with a personal library they can take anywhere. In a world of unlimited screen time, Epic! is a smart alternative to games and videos.
The company, based in Palo Alto, California, is founded by Suren Markosian, serial entrepreneur and founder of social gaming leader CrowdStar, and Kevin Donahue, former YouTube, Google and Disney executive, with the support of top tier investors and veterans of the children’s publishing industry.
The free Epic! iPad app can be downloaded from the Apple App Store. All readers receive a one-month free trial after which unlimited books are available for $9.99 per month or a discounted annual price of $79.99. To learn more about Epic!, please visit www.getepic.com.
Board Members and Advisors (6)Update
Early Stage Technology Fund
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Founded in 2010 by Google Chairman Eric Schmidt and Dror Berman, Innovation Endeavors is an early...
Menlo Ventures provides capital for seed through growth technology companies.
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