Media/Entertainment

Signia invested in Tenor with Menlo Ventures, Cowboy Ventures, and Redpoint Ventures. Tenor was acquired by Google in March 2018. Sunny also previously worked directly with the producer of the Lord of the Rings trilogy at a venture backed spin-off of New Line Cinema; and in corporate strategy for Warner Bros., focused on digital content distribution.

 
 
 
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Techcrunch — January 2019

Sunny discusses what is causing the rise of digital influencers in media

 
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LINKEDIN -- March 2017

Congratulations to Tenor on their acquisition by Google!

 

variety -- December 2017

Artificial intelligence will touch every corner of the entertainment and media landscape, from the animation and advertising to Disneyland and the stories we tell our children. 

 

Venturebeat -- November 2016

Sunny states that VRcades have the chance to bring back entertainment to malls and theaters.

 
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ReCode -- october 2016

Sunny says that moviemakers are adding additional VR content in movies and the industry will continue expanding in cinema, sports, gaming, and content creation tools.

 

Variety -- october 2015

Winston Baker invited Sunny to speak at the inaugural Asia Pacific Entertainment Finance Forum in Hawaii to provide insights on investment opportunities, challenges and strategies within film, TV, and digital media. 

 
 

 

Sunny states that VRcades have the chance to bring back entertainment to malls and theatres.

http://venturebeat.com/2016/11/11/imaxs-50-million-fund-could-could-buoy-the-vr-ecosystem/


Sunny says that PC is a staple of gaming and should continue to be so.

http://venturebeat.com/2015/07/01/europes-game-developers-are-picking-the-pc-over-mobile-platforms/

 

Sunny says that he is unsure about investing in the Neuro Games business.

http://venturebeat.com/2014/05/16/the-deanbeat-will-neuro-games-become-the-next-revolution-of-the-game-business/

 

In an interview with Justin Kan, Sunny asks questions about startups and VCs, as well as how to make yourself stand out from the crowd. Kan offered expertise in knowing yourself and realizing what you can and can’t do, as well as connecting with people who are knowledgeable enough about the industry.

http://www.recode.net/2016/4/21/11586304/mr-jk-mr-nwa-mr-comin-straight-outta-justin-tv-yall-better-make-way

 

Sunny says that moviemakers are adding additional VR content in movies and the industry will continue to expand into cinema, sports, gaming, and other tools.

http://www.recode.net/2016/10/5/13168266/augmented-virtual-reality-vc-investor-opportunity-entertainment-landscape

 

Sunny discusses the Gear VR headset and how this is being used more in gaming and can be used to see the backstage events at a Nicki Minaj concert or to high-five Stephen Curry

https://techcrunch.com/2015/12/19/mobile-virtual-reality-is-the-ghost-of-christmas-past/

 

Sunny says that VR is going to be very popular in Japan, especially with VR gaming and VRcades. (Spoken at CEDEC Conference in Japan)

https://techcrunch.com/2016/09/21/virtual-reality-in-japan/

 

Sunny says that VR will be introduced to the masses via arcade experiences and then through VR headsets; China has a burgeoning VR market ripe for picking.

https://uploadvr.com/murmurs-red-dragon-chinese-vr-takes-flight/

 

Sunny spoke at the Emerging Global Technologies Summit in 2016 about the future of innovation.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BHkko8MgP-S/

 

Sunny spoke at the 2016 Global Innovator Conference VR Summit in China and discussed VR.

http://2016vrs.thegic.cn