Big Network Overview

  • Founded
  • 1997
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $17.1M
Latest Deal Amount

Big Network General Information


Operator of online entertainment and community hub. The company produced a suite of tools that provide an engaging environment for commerce, community and entertainment. It features Java multi-player Classic Games including spades, backgammon, checkers and chess. It owns and hosts a suite of interactive online game shows where users can compete for cash and prizes.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Entertainment Software
Primary Office
  • 78 First Street
  • Fifth Floor
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States
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Big Network Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 20-Sep-1999 $17.1M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-Jan-1998 Completed Startup
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Big Network Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Stephen Sellers Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
Mike Sellers Chief Creative Officer & Co-Founder
Lauren Elliott Advisor to the Board & Co-Founder
John Hanke Chief Operating Officer, President & Co-founder
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Big Network Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Arba Seed Investment Group Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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