- vantage.tv, a VR startup building a platform focused on VR live events, has emerged from stealth mode
- It was a member of the first class at Rothenberg Ventures VR Incubator, River
- It created a virtual reality live stream of the Austin City Limits Music Festival with an attendance of over 400,000 people
- vantage.tv empowers artists and event promoters to reach more fans with meaningful experiences at performances and from home with their mobile devices to create highly engaging marketing experiences
- In the near future, vantage.tv will open its work flows and virtual reality platform to allow other invited video production teams to create virtual reality events.
From the press release:
Startup building a platform to allow artists, event promoters, brands and invited video production teams to create amazing live event VR coverage with ticketing and sponsorships.
vantage.tv, a San Francisco virtual reality startup is building a platform focused on VR live events that combines amazing VR live event coverage streamed live and available on VOD with powerful social features for fans and ticketing and sponsorship opportunities. The company was part of the first class at Rothenberg Ventures VR Incubator.
To celebrate exiting stealth mode, vantage.tv created a virtual reality live stream of the Austin City Limits Music Festival with an attendance of over 400,000 people. From special Samsung Gear VR viewing stations, concert attendees could see live streams of selected artists performing getting “The Best Seat In The House”.
vantage.tv empowers artists and event promoters to reach more fans with meaningful experiences at performances and from home with their mobile devices. These incredible immersive and social events provide brands with highly engaging marketing experiences. In the near future, vantage.tv will open its work flows and virtual reality platform to allow other invited video production teams to create virtual reality events.
“We envisioned a way that by using virtual reality technology we could allow fans to get better access to the performances they love,” said Juan Santillan, vantage.tv’s co-founder and CEO. “vantage.tv was developed to create that special moment between fans when they get ‘The best seat in the house’ and for artists and event promoters a powerful new revenue and marketing experience.”
vantage.tv represents the next new live event content platform to reach fans via their mobile devices and virtual reality headsets. Unlike other VR companies, vantage.tv is focused on thrilling fans with VR live events and unique social features that encourage engaging in virtual reality viewing with friends.
Invited video producers can benefit from vantage.tv, too. vantage.tv’s VR Production Program provides access to our VR workflows, as well as the ability to VR render your content in the vantage.tv app. Now video producers can leverage their years of experience to now be VR production ready. To find out more please visit us at vantage.tv.
Founded in 2014, vantage.tv is disrupting live events with VR live streaming and VOD content, social fan community features and relevant commerce options for users. Based in San Francisco, CA our mission is to make live events enjoyable from anywhere at any time.
Fans gain unique access to their favorite artists anywhere and any time. Artists and promoters are empowered with better ways to connect with fans profitably. Sponsors can offer engaging and relevant experiences for target audiences. 3rd Party production teams can leverage the vantage.tv VR Production Program to produce their own great VR experiences.
vantage.tv “The Best Seat In The House”
For more information please visit vantage.tv.
Videos available at http://www.youtube.com/vantagetv