Pritam Roy, founder of the website with Amitava Bhattacharya, co-founder and chief designer of the website started working on the project in November, 2007. Pritam told in an interview–
...this idea took shape in the form of Gomolo in mid-2007 and I started working on it with my co-founders in Nov, 2007. Starting something on my own had been a dream for a long time. So, bringing my passion to create something of value which will have a great impact in the lives of many, love for movies and the power of internet together, Gomolo took shape.