Jumptap

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Jumptap, Inc.
Type Private
Industry Mobile Advertising
Founded 2004
Headquarters Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Key people George Bell, President and CEO; Adam Soroca, VP and GM Search and Advertising; Frank Weishaput, COO
Products Mobile Advertising Network
Monetization Platform
Employees 200-250 (2013)
Website www.jumptap.com

Jumptap, Inc., was a startup headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts in the mobile industry.

Jumptap received financial support of US$22 million from Valhalla Partners in 2006 as Round C financing.[1]

Jumptap had strategic alliances with Autodesk[2] and Openwave.[3] In 2007 WPP bought a 2.5% stake in the company.[4]

In 2007, Jumptap received:

  • IDC's Ten Emerging Players to Watch in 2007[5]
  • FierceWireless Top Wireless Companies[6]
  • Frost and Sullivan Entrepreneurial Award for Mobility
  • Fortune Magazine Top 24 Innovators[7]

In 2008, Jumptap received:

  • Gold award for Best Advertising and Marketing Search Engine at the Visiongain Mobile Advertising and Marketing Awards[8]

On August 13, 2013, Jumptap announced it had agreed to be purchased by Millennial Media.[9]

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