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Parallel Players LLC

Help diabetics self-manage their health by giving them an in-game avatar that becomes more powerful when they perform healthy behaviors.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Gaming
  • Location San Jose, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 1
  • Website parallel-players.com

Company Summary

Parallel Players makes games that help people adopt healthy behaviors through meaningful game incentives. We aim to give people an avatar that becomes more powerful when they perform healthy behaviors. Our customers are diabetics, whose self-care is critical in order to reduce their risk of serious health issues like kidney disease or blindness. Better adherence also lowers the cost of diabetes healthcare for providers, insurers, and employers..

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    Eric A Tran
    President and CEO

    Eric Tran is a student in Cogswell College's Game Entrepreneurship Program in Sunnyvale, CA. He has worked in a gaming startup called Fantasy Hip-Hop as an art and engineering intern and was one of 60 national contestants chosen to compete in the 2012 CEO National Conference Elevator Pitch Competition. He believes that games are integral to society's future and looks forward to applying his past experience in the coming future.