Press Mentions

 
 

 

Linkedin -- November 13, 2018

'Top Voice in Entrepreneurship & Startups' by Linkedin, 2018

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Linkedin -- december 12, 2017

LinkedIn's Top Voices 2017: Venture Capital & Entrepreneurship. Sunny was named one of the "10 must-know professionals weighing in on everything from tech's gender crisis to the funding market for venture capital."

 
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 Wall Street Journal -- February 2, 2017

Sunny was named "a Rising Star in Venture Capital"

 
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INC. -- March 2, 2016

Sunny is described as belonging to:

"The 31 Venture Capitalists Who Secretly Decide Our Future"

Bloomberg -- July 18, 2016

True augmented reality requires real time mapping of the physical world. I talked to Bloomberg about why Pokemon Go is not an augmented reality game.

 

Variety -- December 7, 2016

Speaking at VRX in San Francisco (Dec 2016), I stated that the VR market still has much to be desired. 2017 is the year of survival for VR startups.

 
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The Wall StreeT Journal -- June 23, 2014

Sunny was impressed with Cruise Automation and the self-driving Audi-A4s they have to offer.

 

Reuters -- March 11, 2016

Sunny was impressed by seeing a self-driving Audi-A4 with a game controller.

 

TechCrunch -- September 22, 2016

Signia Venture Partners has closed its second fund at $85 million to lead early-stage deals in emerging tech startups mostly in and around San Francisco.

 

LOS ANGELES Times -- June 11, 2017

Sunny was quoted as saying, “I’m willing to give the game developer the benefit of the doubt... A lot of the privacy issues were unanticipated.”

 

All Recent Press Mentions:

Wall Street Journal —January 22, 2019

https://www.wsj.com/articles/silicon-valleys-optimism-turns-into-shame-of-being-suckered-11548153000

Times of Malta—November 1, 2018

https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20181101/business-news/resistance-will-be-quelled-by-creativity.693145

'Top Voice in Entrepreneurship & Startups' by Linkedin, 2018

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/linkedin-top-voices-2018-startups-entrepreneurship-caroline-fairchild/

Crypto Daily—October 27, 2018

https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20181101/business-news/resistance-will-be-quelled-by-creativity.693145

Coin Trust—October 12, 2018

https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20181101/business-news/resistance-will-be-quelled-by-creativity.693145

Cryptoslate—September 27, 2018

https://cryptoslate.com/malta-blockchain-summit-draws-key-players-industry-wide/

Frenchweb.fr -- July 16, 2018

https://www.frenchweb.fr/beauty-tech-et-fashion-tech-californienne-7-marques-et-plateformes-a-connaitre-absolument/331566

 

Customer Insight Consulting -- July 12, 2018

http://customer-insight-consulting.com/beauty-tech-fashion-tech-californienne-7-marques-plateformes-a-connaitre-absolument/

 

Polymath Blog -- May 29, 2018

https://blog.polymath.network/will-all-tokens-be-securities-tokens-81572599ae9d

 

Livedoor -- April 24, 2018

http://news.livedoor.com/article/detail/14623504/

 

Engadget Japan -- April 24, 2018

https://japanese.engadget.com/2018/04/24/amazons-next-conquest-will-be-apparel/

 

Radioworld -- April 2, 2018

https://www.radioworld.com/tech-and-gear/will-blockchain-find-a-place-in-radio

 

Sohu -- March 26, 2018

http://www.sohu.com/a/226416269_354973

 

Yahoo7 News -- October 27, 2017

https://au.news.yahoo.com/a/37639446/self-driving-startups-race-down-a-narrowing-road/

 

Reuters -- October 26, 2017

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-selfdriving-startups-analysis/self-driving-startups-race-down-a-narrowing-road-idUSKBN1CW0FD

 

The Star Online -- October 31, 2017

https://www.thestar.com.my/tech/tech-news/2017/10/31/self-driving-startups-race-down-a-narrowing-road/ 

 

IGN Japan -- September 22, 2017

       http://jp.ign.com/esports/17613/news/e-sports-2017

 

LA Biz -- May 22, 2017

http://www.bizjournals.com/losangeles/news/2017/05/22/vr-slow-to-catch-on-with-u-s-consumers.html

 

Hollywood Reporter -- April 26, 2017

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/jim-gianopulos-first-public-speech-as-paramount-chief-touts-emerging-tech-997642

 

Bloomberg -- April 19, 2017

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2017-04-19/the-next-phase-for-facebook-s-augmented-reality-video

 

New York Times -- January 8, 2017

Virtual Reality in 2017 comments: http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/08/business/sticker-shock-and-maybe-nausea-hamper-sales-of-virtual-reality-gear.html

 

Realite Virtuelle (French press) -- December 21, 2016

http://www.realite-virtuelle.com/drifter-2-25-millions-21-12

 

Upload -- December 16, 2016

http://uploadvr.com/drifter-score-2-25-million-build-virtual-reality-e-sports/

 

Bloomberg -- December 15, 2016

December 15, 2016 -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v71Gle9pwcI

 

Gameindustry.biz -- December 13, 2016

http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2016-12-13-drifter-lands-usd2-25-million-in-funding

 

GeekWire -- December 13, 2016

https://www.geekwire.com/2016/stealthy-vr-game-studio-drifter-entertainment-raises-2-25m-round-led-signia-venture-partners/

 

Variety -- December 7, 2016

VRX panel in Silicon Valley 2016: http://variety.com/2016/digital/news/vr-investors-vrx-2017-1201936257/

 

VentureBeat -- November 11, 2016

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

 

VentureBeat -- November 4, 2016

http://venturebeat.com/2016/11/04/how-the-game-investors-at-signia-venture-partners-have-steered-into-vr/

 

Webrazzi (Turkish press) -- October 5, 2016

Keynote panel alongside Facebook co-founder, Divya Narendra: http://webrazzi.com/2016/10/05/gmin-servet-odedigi-cruiseun-ilk-yatirimcisi-sunny-dhillon-muthis-hikayesiyle-istanbulda/

 

Screen Daily -- September 24, 2016

http://www.screendaily.com/territories/europe/zurich-summit-snapchat-gaming-vr-offer-new-creative-opportunities/5109760.article

 

VentureBeat -- September 22, 2016

http://venturebeat.com/2016/09/22/signia-venture-partners-raises-85-million-round-for-early-stage-tech-companies/

 

Techcrunch -- September 9, 2016

https://techcrunch.com/2016/09/22/signia-venture-partners-has-85-million-in-new-funds-to-invest/

 

VentureBeat -- September 8, 2016

http://venturebeat.com/2016/09/08/pokemon-go-is-fastest-mobile-game-ever-to-make-500-million/

 

VentureBeat -- August 9, 2016

http://venturebeat.com/2016/08/09/vcs-talk-about-the-gap-between-vr-expectations-and-reality/

 

GULF Times -- July 26, 2016

http://www.gulf-times.com/story/504880/Poking-Pokemon

 

VentureBeat -- July 24, 2016

http://venturebeat.com/2016/07/24/pokemon-go-is-nice-but-heres-what-real-augmented-reality-will-look-like/

 

Bloomberg -- July 18, 2016

https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-07-18/catch-some-pokemon-and-glimpse-the-future

 

Los Angeles Times -- July 15, 2016

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-tn-pokemon-opt-out-20160715-snap-story.html

 

Bloomberg Radio -- July 13, 2016

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2016-07-13/the-bloomberg-advantage-pokemon-go-women-bond-trading-fund 

 

Techcrunch -- May 24, 2016

https://techcrunch.com/2016/05/24/the-reality-of-augmented-and-virtual-reality-venture-capital/

 

VentureBeat -- April 29, 2016

http://venturebeat.com/2016/04/29/the-deanbeat-how-to-make-vr-survive-long-enough-to-become-a-boom/

 

36kr.com (Chinese press) -- April 19, 2016

https://36kr.com/p/5046122.html

 

Bloomberg Radio -- April 1, 2016

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2016-04-01/the-bloomberg-advantage-dhillon-on-oculus-rift-headset

 

Wall Street Journal -- March 24, 2016

http://www.wsj.com/articles/car-makers-hunger-for-self-driving-tech-1458811804

 

Bloomberg Radio -- March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 -- https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2016-03-17/bloomberg-advantage-dhillon-says-playstaion-vr-impressive

 

Clean Technica -- March 15, 2016

https://cleantechnica.com/2016/03/15/gm-will-pay-1-billion-for-cruise-automation-an-autonomous-driving-startup/

 

Reuters -- March 11, 2016

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-gm-cruiseautomation-idUSKCN0WD1ND

 

ZDNet -- February 1, 2016

http://www.zdnet.com/article/five-ways-your-company-can-get-business-value-out-of-virtual-reality/

 

VentureBeat -- December 29, 2015

http://venturebeat.com/2015/12/29/6-ways-virtual-reality-will-shape-up-in-2016/

 

VentureBeat -- October 26, 2015

 http://venturebeat.com/2015/10/26/vcs-favor-putting-their-money-into-esports-and-virtual-reality/

 

Variety -- October 13, 2015

http://variety.com/2015/film/news/winston-baker-asia-pacific-entertainment-finance-forum-1201617077/

 

VentureBeat -- October 12, 2015 

http://venturebeat.com/2015/10/12/gambling-and-fantasy-are-the-biggest-esports-investment-opportunities/

 

Forbes -- September 4, 2015

https://www.forbes.com/sites/mnewlands/2015/09/04/sunny-dhillon-sees-a-bright-future-investing-in-virtual-reality/#2e2a32867aeb

 

VentureBeat -- August 14, 2015

http://venturebeat.com/2015/08/14/casual-connect-shows-that-the-game-business-is-a-daily-darwinian-struggle/

 

VentureBeat -- July 1, 2015

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

 

Wall Street Journal -- June 23, 2014

http://blogs.wsj.com/venturecapital/2014/06/23/before-cars-go-totally-driverless-cruise-wants-to-put-them-on-highway-autopilot/

 

VentureBeat -- May 16, 2014

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

 

VentureBeat -- October 29, 2013

http://venturebeat.com/2013/10/29/snapchats-funding-valuation/