The pioneers of
skill-based competition

MISSION

Bringing out the best in everyone through competition

  • Skillz is the leading mobile gaming platform that connects players and developers through fun and fair competition.

  • Our platform empowers game developers to monetize their content by building multi-million dollar franchises and enabling social competition in their games.

  • Leveraging its patented technology, Skillz hosts billions of casual mobile gaming tournaments for millions of mobile players worldwide and distributes millions of dollars in real-world prizes each month.

“This is a company that seeks to make the gaming world better by building the best competition system in the world.”

Andrew Paradise
CEO & Founder

Turning Craft into Currency

Skill levels the playing field for game developers so they build thriving businesses through their craft. We do this through competition – the most powerful monetization tool that puts the player experience first.

Competition for Everyone

Competition is not just for the 1% – competition is for everyone. Our mobile gaming platform is anchored in fairness, so everyone can have an epic win! Here you play with real people, based on your skill level, and win real-world prizes.

Creating Change Through Competition

Skillz harnesses the power of its platform to support nonprofit organizations, such as the American Red Cross, Susan G. Komen Foundation, American Cancer Society, and the NAACP by playing in Skillz tournaments.

Meet Our Leaders

Andrew Paradise
Andrew Paradise

CEO & Founder

Casey Chafkin
Casey Chafkin

CSO & Co-Founder

Gaetano Franceschi
Will Cheung
Will Cheung

Head of Financial Planning and Analysis

Andy Dahlinghaus
Andy Dahlinghaus

General Counsel

Orit Peleg
Orit Peleg

VP, Brand and Insights

Tim Napoleon
Tim Napoleon

Head of Strategic Partnerships

Kate Paiz
Kate Paiz

VP, General Manager, Consumer

Usa Vorakoondumrong
Usa Vorakoondumrong

Head of Product, Developer Platform