Kik Interactive is all about sharing and connecting. Kik Messenger is a cross-platform application that allows real-time instant messaging for individuals and groups, as well as photo sharing. Kik was created by a team of students at the University of Waterloo and was launched in October 2010 to unprecedented success. Today, more than three million people around the world are enjoying Kik Messenger. Kik Interactive is based in Waterloo, Ontario.