Wikia, Inc. is the company that runs Wikia (see About Wikia). The company was founded in 2004 and is incorporated in Delaware. Gil Penchina became Wikia's CEO in June 2006, at the same time the company moved its headquarters from St. Petersburg, Florida, to Menlo Park and later to San Mateo in California. A new office was launched in Poznan, Poland in September 2006 and Wikia moved out of the St. Petersburg at the end of 2006. Wikia's staff have over 47 years Wikipedia experience between them.