Category Archives: Ventures

CorporateTV

CorporateTV

Corporate Television is a mediatech platform that combines industrial-scale video production with popular TV and film formats on the content side, and cloud/mobile/social/game technologies on the distribution side.   MEDIA PLATFORM Corporate Television powers other mediatech ventures in our portfolio, including: CTV250, the world’s first operating system for managing Greatness; NMFG, […]

CTV250

CTV250

CTV250 is the world’s first Operating System (O/S) for Managing Greatness. We deliver cloud-, mobile-, social- and game-enabled content experiences to big organizations, keeping captive workforce and marketspace audiences inspired, empowered and accountable for Greatness 250 days a year (i.e., every work day). It’s easy to mistake us as just HR-tech, like it’s easy to mistake […]

NMFG

NMFG

The National Movement for Greatness (NMFG) will deliver 1.3 billion touchpoints for national greatness by reaching 100,000 Filipino professionals through the Philippines top 100 employers (PH100), using a digital platform consisting of 4,824 micro videos and gameified challenges to inspire an actionable vision of the “Great Filipino Professional”. PH TO ASEAN […]

OpenTV

OpenTV

We see a long-tail of text-heavy IP – books, seminars, research, white papers, dissertations, entire libraries of curricula, certificate, and degree programs at every level and branch of learning; from K-12 to PhD; from law, medicine and management, to history, psychology and self-help.   What happens when this long tail of […]

APPTIVY

APPTIVY

APPTIVY (renamed Digital Learning Pills or DLP) is a Madrid- and Manila-based edutech venture that develops video-rich mobile apps for applied learning. By combining industrial-scale video production with participative “always there” mobile technologies, DLP delivers the kind of learning that changes beliefs, attitudes and behavior essential for personal success. DLP targets the elusive, but very saleable (US$ 11B annual sales) […]

Ripple100 Agency

Ripple100 Agency

Designated a Connecticut Technology Council Company to Watch, Ripple100 integrates deep R&D and technology even in its agency offering, building Transmedia Story Worlds for select brands as alternative platforms for connecting with their most valued audiences in increasingly ad-resistant environments. First, Who is the brand’s audience? Know them, not just as consumers […]

Ripple100 Media

Ripple100 Media

Ripple100 Media Labs builds and invests in transmedia and storytelling capabilities, including cloud, mobile, social and game technologies, to offer organizations a powerful platform for engaging key audiences. Our Media Lab Transmedia Storyworld portfolio includes more than 20 transmedia properties in various stages of R&D and commercialization, including: Transmedia […]

SparkleLAB

SparkleLAB

SparkleLAB is many wonderful things to many different people; so much of a frontier space that it’s difficult to pin down in words, even for our founders. To us who fell in love with it at first sight, SparkleLAB is a co-working space for kids and adults alike who are interested in a collaborative environment […]

At East | Jed Root

At East | Jed Root

Our mission is to inspire Asian creative talent to take their rightful place on the global stage. Our partnership with Jed Root, Inc. the world’s leading creative agency allows us to pave the way for some of Asia’s most promising photographers, stylists, make-up artists, hair stylists and filmmakers to participate wherever the world’s best and brightest […]

Ibiza Beach Club

Ibiza Beach Club

The core idea for Ibiza Beach Club was to emulate the vibe of Eivissa – that you could have the best of both worlds in dining and entertainment. And why not? The Philippines already has some of the most stunning beaches and sunsets in the world; all one had to do was perfect the formula […]

Joylist100

Joylist100

We’re building a marketspace where people buy, sell and discover the joys of authentic hand-crafted (i.e., not mass produced) food and lifestyle experiences. CORE VALUE: DISCOVERY To co-opt the famous line: the undiscovered life is not worth living. We believe that […]

The Y Groupe

The Y Groupe

To serially start up, scale and sustain transcendent ventures, we need the kind of capital that’s willing and able to come in early, make decisive bets on founders, and commit capacity, network and resources to back them all the way to transcendence. The Y Groupe invests in seed stage opportunities and follow-on capital requirements. […]

CUBED

CUBED

Born in the USA and growing up in Asia, the Center for University-Based Enterprise & Development builds and invests in startup hubs and venture accelerators dedicated to creating collaborative, geo-concentrated corridors of innovation among faculty, alumni, students and the broader communities encompassed by leading universities, including private corporations and investors. The CUBED […]

1.4 KCOR

1.4 KCOR

K-COR is the Katipunan Corridor, 1.4 kilometers the distance bridging the Ateneo and the University of the Philippines, two of Asia’s finest universities, both located in Katipunan. K-COR is not a top-down, government or big company chartered development; not even an Ateneo or UP mandate, although we have many and deep collaborations […]