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Polyglot is dedicated to helping our members learn foreign languages by providing them a way to memorize words and their meanings.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Education
  • Location Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded November 2005
  • Website

Company Summary

Web site builds the foreign language vocabulary of its users through the use of interactive games created by users.

Polyglot currently has 12,000 organic visits a day, 2,000,000 unique visitors in 2011 with a 46% retention rate and more than 140,000 registered loyal users. The Company is profitable.


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    Mikhail Gavryuchkov
    Founder, CEO

    More than 20 years of software development experience as an engineer. Currently holds position of a Principal Software Engineer at eBay, specializes in scalable high-volume web applications, Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

    Founded InternetPolyglot as a hobby site for personal language learning in 2005, converted it into a high margin profitable business with more than 4,000,000 annual visitors.

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    Samvel Mirijanian
    Director of Engineering, Offshore Liaison

    More than three years experience in building and leading development team. Ability to provide technical direction and define software engineering processes to improve the quality of the product and effectiveness of the team. Samvel has the expertise to validate architectural and design decisions supporting the long-term design strategy.

    20+ years experience in developing and delivering software products and services for diverse market segments


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    Terrence P. Conner. Thoits, Love, Hershberger & McLean
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    Rebecca Teutschel. Burr Pilger Mayer, Inc.

Previous Investors

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    Currently Polyglot is 100% bootstrapped, $0 liability.