Company Name: Vectorgaze
Founders: Braunte Petric, Adam Dunn, Oliver Balmokune
1. Tell us a little bit about yourself.
Braunte Petric: Graduated from the University of Windsor in from the Communication, Media and Film industry. Currently completing her Masters in Film Production. Has been working in the film industry for over 5 years.
Oliver Balmokune: Fifteen years of experience as a multimedia professional. Award-winning animator with a robust understanding of video, visual effects and interactive technologies. Olivier’s first love is storytelling, whether through animation, film, or at the dinner table guiding friends on the latest roleplaying adventure.
Adam Dunn: Graduate student at the University of Windsor for a Masters in film. He worked as a professional film editor and visual effects advisor. Adam is passionate about exploring new ways to tell stories. He is currently exploring how to create unique stories in interactive environments.
2. Tell us about your company
Vectorgaze is a new Canadian digital media company that creates state-of-the-art story-driven, interactive experiences. Our experiences are accessible by streaming (like Netflix) on any modern web browser or mobile device. We help businesses minimize miscommunications with their clients, therefore, saving on time, money, and frustration. Vectorgaze offers an innovative way to pitch both product and vision, globally.
3. How do you feel the RBC EPICentre Founders program will be beneficial to growing your company?
We felt the RBC EPICentre Founders program will benefit the growth of our company because they take the time to teach the important components of running a business. By working with a mentor who has started his own personal business allows us to have a direct guide to help us keep moving forward.
- A safe place to throw around ideas
- Industry experts with a vast well of experience and knowledge
- A wonderful program to fast track and avoid common pitfalls
- Great community and opportunity for networking
4. Why do you feel it’s important to have a company like yours in our community?
Vectorgaze will be an essential partner for the continued growth of Windsor businesses in the global marketplace. No longer will interactive storytelling with striking visuals and cutting edge technology be the domain of massive corporations. We at Vectorgaze will offer innovative, and entertaining experiences to inform, impact and influence people across the globe. Clear and memorable communication with clients is essential for the longevity of a business. By leveraging cutting-edge technology with creative storytelling Vectorgaze aims to boost community businesses in the Canadian marketplace and beyond.
5. Where do you hope to see yourself and your company by the end of this program?
Vectorgaze will be on its way in helping businesses grow their customer base by developing streamable, cloud-based interactive solutions for training, prototyping, simulation, and marketing.