WHO WE ARE

The airG team is comprised of a culturally diverse group who is passionate about innovating and bringing joy to the people who use our products.

leadership

Frederick Ghahramani

Founder, Managing Director

Raj Bhangu

VP, Business Development

Michael Kader

Legal Counsel, President airG Holdings

Terence Lee

Vice President, Product

Nadine Taing

Vice President, Human Resources

Tina Seehausen

VP, Sales & Strategic Alliances

Tony Yip

Director, Network Operations

Ben Tang

Head of airGames

Emily Chew

Art Director

business development

Brandon Heuser

Director, Sales Operations

Jeff Saumanis

Director, Business Development (North America, Australia, New Zealand)

Erick Gomez

Director, Business Development (Latin America)

Khaldoun Aboul Hosn

Director, Business Development (EMEA)

Pawan Bal

Director, Business Development (Africa, Asia, India)

ESTABLISHED OVER 20 YEARS

15

Global Offices

175

Employees Globally

100+ MILLION

Registered Users

160

Mobile Operators in 40+ countries

2000

Our humble beginnings

3 engineering students start working on a project for a Canadian telecom operator, forming the first ‘airGames’ suite of mobile games

2001

The million-dollar moment

AtomicDove launched, generates 100 million minutes of airtime usage – reaching our first $1 million in profitable sales, operators globally show interest

2002

Big league distribution deals

Licensing agreements reached with leading mobile operators: Vodafone, Telstra, T-Mobile, Orange, Verizon, AT&T, and many more

2003

Expanding product scope and reach

Expanded to downloadable (j2me) games, through large catalogue of 500+ games, distributed through operators in over 20 countries

2004

Scaling up

Launched j2me version of chat/IM client ‘airDate’, scaled to over 5 million customers

2005

Product and customer base growth

Expanded airDate functionality to airG community, expanded to MMS/mobile web – scaled to 25+ million customers

2006

Getting sales and getting noticed

Generating sales in 30+ countries, featured in Wall Street Journal, airG community private labeled on 27 operators

2007

D2C product and advertising take off

Launched airg.com direct to consumer proposition, launched mobile advertising business, reached first $1 million in advertising revenue

2008

airG team global expansion

Internationalized to Latin America, Southern Europe, opening offices in Spain and Italy

2009

Expansion continues

Further expansion of service offering, more local integrations with D2C proposition in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa

2010

In the spotlight

Named one of BC's Top 55 Employers, Canada's Top Employers for Young People, highlighted in Ground Truth report as top 10 sources of mobile internet traffic in the United States

2011

New record-breaking game

Launched Big Barn World: innovative mobile social game – product shatters our internal record of all time to reach $1 million in sales

Leveling up our game

Launched airgames.com: mobile games proposition, expanding the target and reach of our demographic advertising solutions

2012

A great place to work

airG is in the spotlight again, being named one of BC's Top Employers for another year.

2013

New ventures

Started to seed internally 6 new consumer focused software start-ups, lots of hard work and lost hair, no divorces yet…

2014

Thriving globally

Global expansion with 3 new offices in Latin America, Middle East, and Eastern Europe. Growth and expansion of applications and mobile advertising proposition. Launched Just 10.

2015

Proof of concept to confirmation

Began Clinical Validation Study for the BrainTest app

2016

The search is over

Established the permanent office for our patient Dublin team in Whitefriars, Dublin Ireland. Launched Unlimited Gamez.

2017

Piece of mind for all

Launched the BrainTest consumer app, and Kitty Snatch app

Bridging our team across cultures

Established our Beirut Office to better serve our global partners and customers

2018

New head office

Moved to our new custom designed office at 89 W Georgia Street in Vancouver

2019

Meet our new family

Launched Mini-Me, a kid and family-friendly product line featuring Mini-Me Videos and Mini-Me Games

2020

Twenty years and still growing

Proud of all we accomplished, humbled by our learnings, and grateful for everyone’s contribution. Launched QuickClips TV.