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Building products to connect people.

OUR PRODUCTS

Wink
Make New Friends
Everland
Inspirational Quotes
Popstream
FaceTime Your Fans
Helpline
Helpful Hotlines
Summer
More Dating, Less Waiting
JuJu
Play, Chat, Win!
 
NOT JUST ANOTHER
TECH COMPANY

Our mission is to build products that help people feel connected.

15M+

Total downloads

125M+

Messages sent on Wink per month

50M+

Friendships formed on Wink per month

 
 

OUR TEAM

Alex Hofmann

CEO and Co-Founder

Alex is responsible for the company strategy and culture. Prior to 9count, Alex was the President at musical.ly (sold to Bytedance /TikTok).

Joe Viola

Co-Founder and President

 Joe oversees the day to day operations, product strategy, and execution for the company. Prior to 9count, Joe launched or advised 10+ consumer apps.

Hans
Tung

Board Member

Hans is a Managing Partner at GGV Capital. He has been titled the #3 Top Tech Investor of 2021. He has contributed to the recent IPOs of Affirm, Wish and Poshmark.

Annie
Kadavy

Board Member

Annie is a Managing Director at Redpoint. Some of Annie's previous investments include ClassPass, DoorDash, Patreon and Tonal.

Eugene
Nevgen

Advisor

Eugene is an entrepreneur who has been awarded the Apple Design Award, Best App of the Year (3x), and has been featured in Forbes 30 under 30. He is the

Co-Founder of Loóna and Locals.

JJ
Aguhob

Advisor

JJ is an entrepreneur, advisor and product executive responsible for developing award-winning experiences for consumers and brands including OK Play, Headspace and Viddy.

 

INVESTORS

 
 

CONTACT

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