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Intridea Joins Team Mobomo

Mobomo is pleased to announce that it has acquired Intridea, a DC-based product development consulting firm specializing in Web 2.0 application development.

Over the past several years, Mobomo has been focusing heavily on cutting edge web development to complement its expertise in mobile. Projects such as and USASearch coupled with Mobomo’s background in Ruby on Rails provided the opportunity for Mobomo to flex its web muscles. Adding Intridea’s team, proficiency, and web & mobile app portfolio to Mobomo’s roster demonstrates its commitment to growing its capabilities in web development and technologies, such as AngularJS.

Both teams are excited about the opportunity this acquisition presents. “Marc Garrett and Jürgen Altziebler have built an organization of exceptional talent. We are extremely lucky to work with Intridea,” said Brian Lacey, CEO of Mobomo.

“I’m thrilled to merge our user experience, product development, and Angular skills with Mobomo’s mobile and web expertise,” said Marc Garrett, CEO of Intridea.

The acquisition of Intridea means Mobomo will be able to offer even more world class web development services to our customers. “If you’ve read business news, received a paycheck, opened an email, had a baby, or attended a wedding, you’ve encountered Intridea’s work. Our designs are viable, useful, and engage tens of millions of users,” said Garrett.

This acquisition was about more than just growth. It was also about bringing companies with a common ancestry together. “One aspect of the acquisition that was particularly attractive to me was the fact that Mobomo and Intridea share a common DNA in Barg Upender, who co-founded Intridea in 2007 and founded Mobomo in 2009,” said Lacey. This mutual foundation will allow Mobomo to merge Intridea’s team and processes into Mobomo operations painlessly.

Our family just got a little bigger. Please join us in welcoming Intridea to Team Mobomo.

About Intridea

Founded in 2007, Intridea is an internationally recognized leader in design, user experience, AngularJS, front-end engineering, and open source. A 2011 Inc 500 fastest growing company, Intridea develops technology solutions and web products for startups and enterprise customers including ADP, Citi, Mitsubishi, and XO Group. Intridea is headquartered in Washington, DC. For more information, visit

About Mobomo

Founded in 2009, Mobomo is a premier provider of web and mobile development services to businesses, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. It combines technology expertise with disciplines in digital strategy, interactive marketing, and branding to create innovative applications and websites for world-class brands and organizations, such as Mars, Inc., Marriott, NASA, and the US Navy. Mobomo has a strong history of solving some of the most difficult problems using its Agile, co-creation methodology.

Mobomo has launched countless products and websites across every major market vertical. The innovative solutions it has created have gained press and won awards, including the 2014 People’s Voice Webby Award for Government website design and the 2011 AFFIRM Leadership Award for Innovative Applications, among others.


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