Former Hearst & Hulu Exec Joins Jaunt As CEO
September 11, 2016
BREAKING: George Kliavkoff is leaving the Hearst corporation to become CEO of virtual reality company Jaunt. The move comes at a time when talent agencies, studios and even cameramen are gearing up for a wave of VR content as the industry looks for the next level in pushing the envelope of entertainment. Jaunt is the company that has received funding from prominent media companies and venture capital firms including The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, China Media Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Google Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Axel Springer, ProSiebenSat.1 SE, The Madison Square Garden Company, Peter Gotcher and Sky.