Angels member Jay Wilkinson discusses angel investing on the web site of Silicon Prairie News, an Omaha-based group provide information to entrepreneurs and creative types across the state. Nice interview, Jay!
Angels-funded company SkyVu Pictures made the Top 10 in the iPhone App Store for September 2009 with more than one million downloads of its latest project.
The Omaha company released Battle Bears with both paid and free versions. The 3D action shooter game is taking the country by storm and has received attention locally, nationally and across the Internet. SkyVu has been updating the world on success of the game using its own web site and pages on Facebook and Twitter.
SkyVu Pictures Inc. is an American animation studio based in Omaha, Nebraska with studios in Singapore and Vietnam. SkyVu specializes in creating original character franchises for film, TV, and mobile games. SkyVu was founded by animator Benjamin Vu and his brother Hoa Vu who manages the company’s Asia operations.
SkyVu Pictures is the studio that never sleeps. SkyVu’s international animation production system allows the studio to create high quality animation at more cost effective rates than larger traditional animation studios. The studio specializes in computer animation using the latest high-performance hardware and cutting edge animation software.
SkyVu Pictures is financially backed by the Nebraska Angels investment group that includes successful entrepreneurs and executives in the Midwest.
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