Cinematique Secures $800,000 Financial Round to Accelerate Growth.
Focusing on continually pushing the boundaries of interactive storytelling experiences, Cinematique, has recently announced a successful funding of $800,000 in venture capital round from a network of investors and a group of high net worth individuals to close out its financial round. A partner at NYC-based Flavorpill and COO of Digital Ocean, Karl Alomar. and CEO of Velocify, Nick Hedges are among Cinematique prominent angels. The new capital shall be utilized to further develop the startup’s touchable technology, implementing new marketing strategies and acquiring new partnerships as well.
Furthermore, Cinematique has announced that advertising legend, Sir John Hegarty, founder of powerhouse agency Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH) will serve on the company’s advisory board. ”Sit back for a moment and think about the implications of Cinematique’s technology and your brain will explode with the possibilities,” said Hegarty, who statues is very will known for the hundreds of visionary campaigns which included placing an unknown Brad Pitt in the first Levi’s commercial.
“Things have changed a lot in the past five years, consumers are using the internet to watch TV shows, movies and music videos rather than on their televisions,” said Cinematique co-founder, Kyle Heller. “As viewers, we are evolving and so should the video experience. As filmmakers, we have the knowledge to make it happen. Content creators want a new, targeted way to profit with their audience and our platform provides that. Our investors are excited to see how we are disrupting the industry.”
Nearing the release of their iOS, the Cinematique platform shall provide brands and content creators with the capability to turn their online videos into a “touchable” experience. While viewing a video, whether its a music video, famous television show or a fashion brands latest collection, viewers can simple “touch” the product on the screen they are interested in and save them into a personal boutique that can be shared and shopped at a later time. The technology also gives content producers the capability to assess the value of their efforts and better understand how their audience consumer content. Cinematique’s innovative and valuable platform has placed them in the forefront of the entire online video industry.