Former hedgie Mike Novogratz is betting that gamers have way too much time — and money — on their hands. The former Fortress Investment Group bigwig has poured about $3.6 million into an online exchange that allows gamers to purchase virtual bling for their digital characters — a controversial $50 billion market that’s facilitated online...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JUNE 24, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - BLING USA AZ, LLC
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