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Epic! is the world's leading online children's subscription book service, offering thousands of high-quality books for children ages 12 and under. Partnerships with leading publishers including HarperCollins, Macmillan and National Geographic bring age-appropriate, award-winning fiction and non-fiction books to your child's fingertips.

Books on Epic! can be instantly discovered, read and shared with friends. Personalized for each individual reader, Epic! is the only place to access thousands of high quality, curated children’s books without the need to purchase or download them one by one. Beautifully designed for mobile and featuring fun, game-like elements, Epic! provides kids with a personal library they can take anywhere. In a world of unlimited screen time, Epic! is a smart alternative to games and videos. 

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQRedwood City, CA, US
Websitegetepic.com

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)93(+2%)
Job Openings16
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Epic!

Tim Ditlow

Tim Ditlow

VP of Content
Alisa Menell

Alisa Menell

VP of Marketing
Norman Basch

Norman Basch

VP of Business Development
Vishwa Ranjan

Vishwa Ranjan

VP of Product
Bernie Murphy

Bernie Murphy

COO
Tim Catlin

Tim Catlin

VP of Engineering
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Epic! Office Locations

Epic! has an office in Redwood City
Redwood City, CA, US (HQ)
702 Marshall St #280
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Epic! Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Epic! total Funding

$51.5 m

Epic! latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Epic! investors

Epic!'s latest funding round in January 2019 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Epic! has raised $51.5 m
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Epic! Operating Metrics

Epic!'s Paying Subscribers was reported to be 1.7 m in Jan, 2019.
Jan, 2019

E-books

35 k

Paying Subscribers

1.7 m
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Epic! Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

64/100

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Epic! Online and Social Media Presence

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Epic! News and Updates

Brighteye Ventures announces new €50 million edtech fund

Brighteye Ventures, a Luxembourg-based VC firm, has closed its first edtech fund at €50 million to invest in education technology startups. The firm will invest in the seed, Series A, and B stages of edtech companies that are developing solutions and products for the education sector, from primary s…

Epic! Blogs

Pacific Islander & Asian History Read-Alouds

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month with these Pacific Islander & Asian history read-alouds. This month, we want to take the opportunity to honor the culture, history… The post Pacific Islander & Asian History Read-Alouds appeared first on Epic Blog.

The Best Chapter Books on Epic

Is your kid ready to transition to chapter books? Already a super fan? We’ve got ’em covered! Here are a few of our recommended reads. Check out the best chapter… The post The Best Chapter Books on Epic appeared first on Epic Blog.

Read All About It: A Report on the State of Kids’ Reading Habits and Interests During the Pandemic

It’s an exciting day for us here at Epic as today we released our first-of-its-kind report about the reading preferences and habits of kids. Read All About It: A Report… The post Read All About It: A Report on the State of Kids’ Reading Habits and Interests During the Pandemic appeared first on Epic…

Funny Children’s Books to Get ‘Em Laughing (& Reading!)

Check out these funny children’s books!  It’s an undeniable truth: kids have super active funny bones! So why not get them chuckling while working on those reading habits at the… The post Funny Children’s Books to Get ‘Em Laughing (& Reading!) appeared first on Epic Blog.

Congrats to our Epic Master Teachers of the Year!

Meet Our Epic Master Teachers of the Year! We could not be prouder to announce our 2020-2021 Epic Master Teachers of the year. Spanning 37 states and 20 countries, our… The post Congrats to our Epic Master Teachers of the Year! appeared first on Epic Blog.

Best Historical Fiction Books for Kids 8 & Up

Check out our picks for best historical fiction books for kids!   Facts are interesting, but the stories that history inspires is what truly has the power to transport us… The post Best Historical Fiction Books for Kids 8 & Up appeared first on Epic Blog.
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Epic! Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Epic! founded?

    Epic! was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Epic! key executives?

    Epic!'s key executives are Tim Ditlow, Alisa Menell and Norman Basch.

  • How many employees does Epic! have?

    Epic! has 93 employees.

  • Who are Epic! competitors?

    Competitors of Epic! include Dadventures, Encantos and Educational Development Corporation.

  • Where is Epic! headquarters?

    Epic! headquarters is located at 702 Marshall St #280, Redwood City.

  • Where are Epic! offices?

    Epic! has an office in Redwood City.

  • How many offices does Epic! have?

    Epic! has 1 office.