Observer Network is the leading European blog network for B2B news on social games, social networks, virtual currency and online payments. The industry blog SocialGamesObserver offers news about Business aspects of the social gaming ecosphere same as interviews, market data, statistics on game performances and game reviews for Europe and emerging markets.
SocialGamesObserver also features AppStats, the exclusive source about social game performance on over a dozen international social networks.
PaymentObserver provides the latest news, industry insights and research findings on global payment markets
Observer Network was founded in Berlin in February 2010 by Sebastian Sujka, Gary Merrett and Thorsten Bleich with the mission to bring more transparency into the social gaming landscape.
Sebastian Sujka is Co-Founder and Editor in Chief at SocialGamesObserver. Previously to SocialGamesObserver Sebastian was one of the first employees of SponsorPay, a leading offer based monetization platform. Sebastian graduated from Maastricht University with a BSc in International Business Finance. Outside of social games Sebastian is passionate about football, travelling and entrepreneurship.
Contact Sebastian at sebastian(at)socialgamesobserver.com
Gary Merrett is Co-Founder and Editor at SocialGamesObserver. Gary writes for SocialGamesObserver specializing in the segments payment and mobile games. Gary graduated from San Jose State University with a MA in Economics and holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Konstanz. Apart from entrepreneurship Gary’s passions are economics, football and evolutionary psychology.
Contact Gary at gary(at)socialgamesobserver.com
Thorsten Bleich is Co-Founder and Co-Editor at SocialGamesObserver. Thorsten is in charge of statistics, reports and market data at SocialGamesObserver and is also responsible for the AppStats section. Thorsten holds a Diploma in Industrial Engineering from the University of Hamburg. Thorsten’s interests are entrepreneurship and bike racing.
Contact Thorsten at thorsten(at)socialgamesobserver.com
Martin Schuppelius is lead writer at PaymentObserver specializing in news, insights and research findings of the ever-changing online, mobile and e-commerce payment industry. Martin studied Industrial Engineering with the focus on Information and Communications Technology at the Technical University of Berlin. He gained first experience in the payment industry working in the International Carrier Wholesale Section at Deutsche Telekom.
Contact Martin at martin(at)paymentobserver.com
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