Tokyo, Japan ? October 25, 2012 ? GOOPA Inc., the animation focused?crowd-funding website company, announced that it has closed 4.5 Million?Japanese Yen in Seed funding from Samurai Incubate Inc., a Tokyo-based?seed accelerator. Kentaro Sakakibara from Samurai Incubate Inc. also joined?the team as an external director.
GOOPA Inc., is a creative IT service development company based in Tokyo?and Bangkok. The company is developing an animation focused crowd funding?website, Anipipo?. Anipipo provides a new way?for animation creators to find funding to support the production of their?animation. Creators will also be able to utilize Anipipo as a platform to get?connected with their fans from all over the world.?Along with this announcement, GOOPA Inc., will be launching the preregistration?website for Anipipo on Thursday 25th of?October.
Company Name: GOOPA Inc.
Company Address: Minami-aoyama Building 4F, 2-11-13,?Minami-aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 107-0062
Established: 7th September, 2011
Co-founder and CEO: Hiroaki Taira
Co-founder and CFO: Vincent Sethiwan
Co-founder and CTO: Sam Tiyavutiroj
Business domain: IT service development and management