Tapjoy made a mark for themselves in the in-app payment space on both iOS and Android and in the process started a new kind of app payment method and continued innovating the mobile gaming industry.
It was announced Wednesday that Fast Company has named TapJoy to their 50 most innovative company list for innovations in the mobile gaming industry. With TapJoy’s newly structured app market they allow consumers to earn virtual app currency by trying offers and other apps. Thus, making a new category of payment in the mobile gaming space.
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“We are absolutely blown away to be mentioned among great companies like Apple, Google, Facebook, HBO, Patagonia, and others,” said CEO Mihir Shah. “This recognition is about so much more than just Tapjoy however. We share any distinctions with the thousands of developer partners who create amazing apps, with our trusted advertising partners, and most of all, with the millions of people who download, play and share these apps through our platform. Each of them play a vital role every day in proving that Tapjoy’s model brings great value to the entire mobile ecosystem.”
Since launching their Mobile Value Exchange app market TapJoy has seen their user base grow to 70 million monthly active users.
TapJoy has said that they are going to hire key executives and grow the company globally at a rapid rate.