MaGIC: Ahead Of The Curve


When: Mon, March 23, 6pm – 8pm, 2015
Where: Microsoft, Level 26, Menara 3 Petronas, KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free
Info: Register

Brian Wong is the co-founder and CEO of Kiip, a mobile rewards network that offers prizes to players that reach new levels or achievements in games or apps. The venture has raised $15.4 million, according to Kiip's website, making Brian's San Francisco-based company one of the hottest to watch. Brian Wong is the youngest person to ever receive venture capital funding as said by TechCrunch and the Wall Street Journal. Kiip has been named:
  • World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company
  • Forbes 4 Hot Online Ad Companies to Put on Your Watch List
  • Dow Jones FasTech50 List
After skipping four K-12 grades, Brian received his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia at age 18; shortly after he became one of the youngest people to ever receive venture capital funding. Brian is also recognized with many awards for his accomplishments and leadership, including:
  • Forbes' 30 under 30
  • Top 20 Under 20 Awards Canada
  • Business Insider's Top 25 Under 25
  • 18 Most Important People in Mobile Advertising
  • Mashable's Top 5 Entrepreneurs to Watch
  • AdAge Creativity Top 50
Key Takeaways :
  • Brian Wong's startup journey and challenges
  • Learn how to reward your users and make profit at the same time