Company Profile

Skillz

Has developed a mobile platform that enables users to host streaming video game tournaments and to interact directly with other fans of live sporting events.

Company Information
3-Year Growth
50,059%
Industry
Software
Location
San Francisco, California
Leadership
Andrew Paradise
Year Founded
2012
Company Size
51-200 employees
Inc. 5000 Rankings
No. 1 (2017)
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Data as of Publication on Aug. 11, 2020
Company Description

Skillz, the leading mobile eSports platform, connects the world’s 2.6 billion mobile gamers through competition. In 2017, Skillz was named the #1 fastest-growing private company in America by Inc. Magazine, the first eSports company on CNBC’s Disruptor 50, and the only eSports company on the San Francisco Business Times Fast 100. Over 12 million gamers use Skillz to compete in mobile games across 3,000+ game studios. Founded in 2012, Skillz is headquartered in San Francisco and backed by leading venture capitalists as well as the owners of the New England Patriots, Milwaukee Bucks, New York Mets and Sacramento Kings.