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Overview

Headquarters
5F, 94, Myeongdal-ro Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06668
Description
Sing, Play and Learn with PINKFONG
Founded in June 2010, Smart Study is a global entertainment company that aspires to deliver delight through high-quality content for the whole family to enjoy. It all started with a single kids’ mobile app and expanded to kids’ animation, gaming content, as well as offline products. Headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, Smart Study currently has 140 employees and offices in Los Angeles and Shanghai.
Founders
Minseok Kim
Category
Education
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Employees
140

Funding ( Total amount $ 3.88 M )

Amount Nation Date Investors
$ 880 K China 2016-01 DT Capital
$ 3 M Korea 2015-06 IBK capital, KDB capital
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Media

  • reddal
    Korean companies jump into global markets via Amazon According to SmartStudy, its Best Kids Song with Pinkfong mobile app is currently one of the top-featured and most-downloaded apps on the Amazon app store’s Kids Music & Audio Category. Its Pinkfong Children’s Song videos have also scored “AVD Star” designation on Amazon Video Direct for five consecutive months since last October based on high viewership and positive reviews, the firm said. Media Link
  • reddal
    Korean children’s content goes global on Google platforms Smart Study, the developer of educational content based on Pinkfong the fox, said it has been displaying ads on its apps to link users back to its promotional YouTube channels. Media Link
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    FASTER Version of Baby Shark | Faster and Faster! | Animal Songs | PINKFONG Songs for Children You are watching FASTER Version of "Baby Shark", a super Animal song created by PINKFONG. Media Link
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    Waddle Emperor Penguin | Penguin | Animal Songs | Pinkfong Songs for Children Here are we with more animal songs, everyone! You are watching “Penguin”, a super fun animal song created by Pinkfong. Media Link
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    Baby Shark Dance | Sing and Dance! | Animal Songs | PINKFONG Songs for Children You are watching "Baby Shark Dance" a super Animal song created by PINKFONG. Sing, dance and play to kids' favorite nursery rhymes! Media Link
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Current Team

  • Minseok Kim
    CEO

  • Ryan Lee
    CFO

  • Jungeun Choi
    Chief Content Developer

  • Hyunwoo Park
    CTO

  • Joohyun Lee
    Chief Art Director

  • Seongkook Yoon
    COO

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Timeline Activity

  • - 2017, Awarded the Video Direct Star Bonus from Amazon.
  • - 2016, Awarded the Certificate of Merit from Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
  • - 2016, Featured the Best Family App with Pinkfong! Baby Shark on Google Play.
  • - 2016, Awarded the Golden Play Button from YouTube.
  • - 2016, Awarded the Certificate of Merit from the Asia Smartphone Apps Contest sponsored by Create HK.
  • - 2015, Featured the Best Family App with Pinkfong! Dino World on Google Play.
  • - 2013, Named a SK Telecom T-Store Steady Seller Award in the education category.
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