Funko is a purveyor of pop culture and licensed-focused collectibles company located in Everett, WA. Funko currently holds hundreds of licenses and the rights to create tens of thousands of characters, more than any other company in the licensing industry. Funko’s Pop! Vinyl is the number one stylized vinyl collectible on the market, selling millions of figures to collectors around the world.
Funko was founded as a bobblehead company in 1998 by Mike Becker. In 2005, Becker sold Funko to its current CEO, Brian Mariotti, who set his sights toward rapid growth in the licensed gift and collectibles world. Since then, the company has expanded rapidly in both product lines and distribution, with new forays into licensed subscription boxes, apparel, housewares, accessories and more. Funko currently sells consumer products, toys and collectibles in thousands of stores serving customers worldwide.