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Where top VCs are investing in media, entertainment & gaming

May 6, 2019 No Comments

Most of the strategy discussions and news coverage in the media and entertainment industry is concerned with the unfolding corporate mega-mergers and the political implications of social media platforms.

These are important conversations, but they’re largely a story of twentieth-century media (and broader society) finally responding to the dominance Web 2.0 companies have achieved.

To entrepreneurs and VCs, the more pressing focus is on what the next generation of companies to transform entertainment will look like. Like other sectors, the underlying force is advances in artificial intelligence and computing power.

In this context, that results in a merging of gaming and linear storytelling into new interactive media. To highlight the opportunities here, I asked nine top VCs to share where they are putting their money.

Here are the media investment theses of: Cyan Banister (Founders Fund), Alex Taussig (Lightspeed), Matt Hartman (betaworks), Stephanie Zhan (Sequoia), Jordan Fudge (Sinai), Christian Dorffer (Sweet Capital), Charles Hudson (Precursor), MG Siegler (GV), and Eric Hippeau (Lerer Hippeau).

Cyan Banister, Partner at Founders Fund

In 2018 I was obsessed with the idea of how you can bring AI and entertainment together. Having made early investments in Brud, A.I. Foundation, Artie and Fable, it became clear that the missing piece behind most AR experiences was a lack of memory.


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Next Entertainment wants to make it possible to live stream for a living

December 16, 2016 No Comments

The MeMe app allows livestreamers to get paid with virtual goods and gifts by followers. A Taiwan-based startup called Next Entertainment has raised $ 25 million in an outsized Series A round of funding for apps that make it possible to live stream for a living. The company’s founder and CEO, Andy Zhong, is no stranger to tech and new media. He previously started FunPlus, a social gaming company acquired by a Chinese conglomerate, Zhongji, in 2014 for $ 960 million. In… Read More
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DJ Services

DJ Services & Entertainment – Sudbury, ON

May 24, 2013 No Comments

DJ Service

 

Professional DJ Services & Entertainment

Ever wished you could let loose and dance like no one is watching?

Wish no more! Owner/Operator Ritchie Mayotte and Big & Rich DJ Services are here to provide you with the creativity, electricity, rhythm, and worry free entertainment solutions for your next big event. With over five years of experience, Big & Rich has been providing those in Sudbury and surrounding areas with professional and personalized services that create lasting memories and leave the dance floor rattled and shaken. What makes Big & Rich DJ Services so unique is the quality of service they provide. By offering each client personalized services in sound, lighting and entertainment, Big & Rich is able to meet and exceed individual expectations. Some of the benefits of Big & Rich DJ Services are; mix tapes and pre-recorded music, expert knowledge of music genres, up-tempo entertainment solutions, lighting and effects customization, and professional certification and accreditation. As your music provider, Big & Rich DJ Service will assist in planning the most creative and entertaining event you could possibly ask for because you will “let loose and dance like no one is watching!” Big & Rich DJ Service takes care of all your music needs, including a free consultation, a written agreement and dedicated services to make your party stand out. With Big & Rich DJ Services, you’re the boss and we cater to your liking. You can count on a professional, courteous and committed service.

About Us

We offer a service that is based on what you want.  “Ask for it and I’ll make it happen.”  Owner and operator Ritchie Mayotte has been providing Dj services in the Sudbury area for over 5 years.  With Big & Rich DJ Service you get an experienced DJ that knows music and delivers quality sound that will get your guests dancing.

DJ Services
Fully licensed and insured.
Big & Rich DJ Service is a proud member of the Canadian Professional DJ Association.
Wedding Packages available including a FREE quote and consultation.
DJ Services
We will customize your entrance and dance music.
There are no limits.
We offer MC service with a detailed description of the evenings agenda and a planned reception that will go unhitched.
Lighting packages including decor up lighting.
Serving Sudbury, Valley East, Garson, Lively, Chelmsford, Azilda, Capreol, Levack, Manitoulin, Espanola

Testimonials

” Big and Rich Dj provided an outstanding service at both our Stag and Doe and Wedding reception. Never saw the dance floor empty, he kept us all up and on our feet while providing appropriate music for all age groups to enjoy. Great to work with and very quick to respond to any concerns or questions. He was very helpful and made our wedding night very stress free. Would recommend him to anyone and I would definitely use his DJ service again!! Thanks again!!”
Lyndsey Lapointe-Castonguay

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