We develop paradigm-shifting ideas for
premium brands ready to seize the moment.

Our story

Famous was founded on a simple idea:
to be an original, unique voice that makes the digital world a more beautiful place to be.

We believe the highest level of engagement between consumers and brands happens when the moment is instantaneous and beautiful. Our focus is developing never-before-imagined Instant Apps that transform moments into immersive awareness opportunities.

Our investors

Famous was
founded in 2011.

Famous has raised more than $31 million from Insight Ventures, Javeline Venture Partners, and a host of other leading venture capitalists in Silicon Valley.

Our people

Steve Newcomb

Founder & CEO

Tim Richards

Chief Revenue Officer

Mark Lu

Co-Founder & Engineer

Mayme Stansfield

Office Manager

Mike Perry

VP of Design

Angelique Gillmer

VP of Business Development

Sara Stoddard

Creative Strategist

Cathy Brough

Creative Strategist

Brooke Montgomery

Creative Strategist

Sandro Bellini

Creative Strategist

Nabeela Syed

Creative Strategist

Hall Darden

Business Intern

Camille Villanueva


Kaity Hammerstein


Cameron Myers


Drex Redway


Julia Pak


Devon Bradley


Brian LoCicero


Marcelo Autran


Jarrett Gliner


Jay Schwartz


Famous Careers

Do you have the qualities to become Famous?

Ready to get Famous?

Deliver content in a way fans have never experienced, during moments when they're already engaged.

Where to find us

188 King St, PH2
San Francisco, CA 94107

Contact us

+1 (415) 319 3574