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Kevin Chou at The Berkeley Forum

Kevin Chou is co-founder and CEO of Kabam, a world leader in AAA mobile free-to-play games. Kevin is an entrepreneur who has guided Kabam’s explosive growth, which started with a handful of people working above a dim sum restaurant and catapulted to $400 million in revenue, sustained profitability, and a valuation of more than $1 billion in 2014.

The event is open to the public. Please see the information below for more details.

Event Overview

Date: Monday, September 28, 2015
Time: 7:00 p.m. (see below for more details about Admission)
Location: Anna Head Alumnae Hall

Event Description

Kevin Chou is the founder and CEO of Kabam Inc. – a mobile gaming company recently valued at over $1 billion. Mr. Chou began as an investment banker at Deutsche Bank, after which he worked as a venture capitalist at Silicon Valley’s Canaan Partners, before leaving to found Kabam in a loft above a dim-sum restaurant. Throughout his career, Mr. Chou has repeatedly credited the bulk of his success to his time at the University of California, Berkeley and the Haas School of Business. In 2014, Chou entered into a 15-year partnership with the University’s athletic program, naming the field at Memorial Stadium Kabam Field. Chou will be speaking about his journey from his years at Cal to his current position at Kabam.


This event is open to the public. Entry to the event will be open to ticketholders and a limited number of walk-ins. Walk-ins are strongly advised to arrive early to maximize their chance of being admitted. Our standard event policies apply. What follows is an overview of the admissions timeline. It may be subject to revisions as the event approaches. Seating in the venue is first-come, first served.

6:00 p.m.  Event Admission Opens for Ticket Holders
6:30 p.m.  Admission Opens for Walk-Ins (Limited Seating)
6:55 p.m.  Admission Closed (No Late Seating)
7:00 p.m.  Event Begins

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Note on Tickets

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