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About Pixowl, Inc.

Founded in 2011 and headquartered in San Francisco, CA, with development studios in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Pixowl, Inc. is a mobile game company. Pixowl’s experienced international team of dynamic innovators strives to meet and exceed the desires of mobile game players worldwide by blending exciting gameplay, comic book art and character-driven storylines.

With the success of its iOS games, The Sandbox & Garfield: Survival of the Fattest, Pixowl has already established itself as a leader in casual mobile games.

For more information about Pixowl, please visit www.pixowl.com or friend and follow them on Facebook and Twitter.

The Team

Arthur Madrid

35 years old – CEO, San Francisco

Arthur is a serial entrepreneur. He is managing Pixowl to build a worldwide mobile gaming leader.
Previously, he founded Wixi a web-based social media network where users interact by privately sharing media content. The backup technology was sold to lavasoft in 2010. His web career began in 2000 as founder of 1-Click Media (acquired by Ipercast in 2007), a peer-to-peer (P2P) video delivery software for Content Delivery Networks (CDN)


Sebastien Borget

30 years old – Chief Operations Officer
Entrepreneur & Dad with 10 years experience in growing startups.
5 years in Mobile Gaming. Worked for numerous startups with diverse business models.
Sébastien manages the operations of Pixowl’s 45 people international team. He has supervised the production and marketing of the studio’s most popular titles: The Sandbox (15+ million players in total) and Garfield: Survival of the Fattest.
Prior to Pixowl Games, Sebastien co-founded Wixi.com, a Web 2.0 social network startup for sharing media files, which received multiple prizes as “most innovative startup of the year” internationally.


Adrien Duermael

27 years old – Developer / ex-CTO, San Francisco
Adrien Duermael worked on the technological issues here at Pixowl, he also provided original game designs. Prior to Pixowl Games, Adrien worked as an independent game designer. He set out to make innovative mobile games and was elected King of Code 2011 on VentureBeat.com. Adrien graduated in 2009



Popular Comic Book Author / Cartoonist, San Francisco

Laurel has published seven successful comic books in France, and her blog is followed by 50k fans/day.