Founded: Jun 1999

NHN Corporation is Korea’s premier Internet company, operating the nation’s top search portal, Naver ( the leading online game portal, Hangame ( the nation’s largest children’s portal, Jr. Naver (, Korea’s the first online donation portal, Happybean ( and Korea’s leading microblog service Me2DAY ( which they acquired in 12/2008.

NHN has emerged as Korea’s largest Internet company in terms of net profit. This outstanding growth is largely attributable to the company’s efforts to create and introduce stable revenue streams in its core services; for instance, search-oriented advertising services and fee-based games.