April 10th, 2018 - Beijing, China
Jaunt China, China’s leading distribution partner and platform for location-based immersive experiences, has announced that it has opened a new business unit in Beijing to focus on immersive content production and distribution business.
Located at the center of the most artistic and creative business cluster in Beijing, the Jaunt China Studio will expand the company’s business to its full scale through the production of high quality immersive content, the research of latest immersive experience technology and the partnership with existing market players.
The opening represents an important milestone in the company's latest development as Jaunt China is committed to bringing the best immersive content experience to China market. Starting from December 2017, Jaunt China has structured its business strategy to meet the challenges and complexity in immersive content distribution.
The company has expressed its ambition to build up the best immersive content library for online and location-based platforms in order to provide Chinese audience with the most updated VR technology and experiences. Jaunt China Studio has also produced a series of immersive content including Amazing China, which is one of the flagship content for Windows Mixed Reality Headset.
About Jaunt Inc.
Jaunt is the global partner of choice for producing and distributing immersive virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality content. With the experience of over 300 immersive productions, Jaunt’s full-service global production house Jaunt Studios develops award winning branded content, co-productions and original experiences for both entertainment and enterprise customers. Jaunt’s state of the art immersive content distribution technology, the Jaunt XR Platform, is the white label solution of choice for media companies, sports leagues, brands, content aggregators and enterprise customers, enabling distribution of immersive content through their owned and operated channels.
Founded in 2013, Jaunt is the pioneer in providing end-to end solutions for creating and distributing immersive content across all platforms including Facebook 360, YouTube 360, and Twitter, native iOS and Android mobile apps, and all scaled VR, AR and MR headsets and platforms. Jaunt has been recognized with two Lumiere Awards, two Emmy nominations, one Emmy Award, and was recognized by Fast Company as one of the world’s most innovative companies along with being on CNBC’s Disruptor 50 list two years in a row.
Headquartered in San Mateo, California, the company maintains Jaunt Studios in Los Angeles, an EMEA business office in London, and a sales office in New York. In 2017, Jaunt established Shanghai-based Jaunt China, a VR company formed in partnership with Shanghai Media Group (SMG) and China Media Capital (CMC).
Jaunt’s investors include The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, CMC, Highland Capital Partners, Redpoint Ventures, SMG, Axel Springer, The Madison Square Garden Company, Peter Gotcher, and Sky (corporate.sky.com). Experience more at www.jauntvr.com.