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Buy, Send & Redeem. Gift Cards.

Manage gift cards with ease from any device.

We are changing the way you think about gift cards

At Gyft we are on a mission to digitize the gifting experience for the world. We know that you will love our secure, easy-to-use mobile platform.

Launched in 2012 as a TechCrunch Disrupt finalist, Gyft is the #1 trusted mobile gift card app company based in Redwood City, CA. We are focused on innovating the mobile gifting space to change the way you think about gift cards.

We're a First Data Company

Gyft, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Data Corporation, the global leader in payment technology and services solutions for millions of merchants and thousands of financial institutions around the world.

Vinny Lingham is a globally recognized entrepreneur focusing on Mobile, Online Marketing & SaaS business models. Selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur and Young Global Leader he has passion to build Internet based companies. He co-founded the non-profit organization, Silicon Cape Initiative, which aims to build a high-tech cluster in South Africa. Prior to co-founding Gyft, he co-founded Vinny attended the University of Cape Town.


  • Country: South Africa


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