Founder & CEO, Firefly Games |
As the Founder and CEO of Firefly Games, also the former CEO of ZQGame Inc. (U.S. Subsidiary) and President (Overseas) of ShenZhen ZQGame, Michael Zhang is a serial entrepreneur in online/mobile gaming, E-commerce and social network businesses with 21 years working (15+ years management) experience. In Jan., 2015, Michael founded Firefly Games Inc., a global publisher and developer of mobile games for iOS and Android with offices in Los Angeles and Shanghai. The company’s valuation has become $100M in 2016 and it was selected as the top 50 LA startups to watch in 2017. Michael was in charge of global strategies, M&A, game publishing, licensing and operations for all territories outside of China when he worked at ZQGame. In 2008 he co-founded and became the CEO of Ray Flame Entertainment Inc., a MMO-browser/SNS game publisher/developer in Los Angeles. Prior to Ray Flame, Michael was the General Manager of THS International Inc., the world largest MMORPG virtual currency provider. Also he served the U.S. General Manager position of an Online Game Publisher – VestGame Entertainment. Michael received MS of Computer Science in the U.S. and MBA in Korea.