Fireside Chat with Clark Stacey, CEO of WildWorks at the Axel Springer NOAH Conference 2017 in Berlin, Tempodrom 22-23 June 2017.
WildWorks (formerly Smart Bomb Interactive) is a leading developer of online worlds and free-to-play games for players of all ages. Founded in 2003 by game industry veterans, WildWorks builds and publishes blockbuster mobile, social and online games. In 2010, WildWorks launched Animal Jam, which has grown to become the world’s largest online social network for kids. Through a collaborative association with the National Geographic, Animal Jam incorporates rich factual content about science and animals and provides free learning resources for teachers and parents through its “AJ Academy” portal. The mobile extension of this world, Animal Jam – Play Wild!, is consistently a top grossing iPad/iPhone the game in the ‘kids 9-11’ and ‘educational games’ categories in the United States. From their studio locations in Salt Lake City and Amsterdam, the WildWorks team is extending the Animal Jam experience further into consumer products and other media.