Cinematic VR maker Jaunt wants a brand new CEO

Cinematic VR maker Jaunt needs a new CEO

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As an instance you run a nicely-funded startup within the tremendous-scorching digital actuality sector. What would you do — take pleasure in your success? Do not inform that to Jaunt CEO Jens Christensen. After simply three years on the cinematic VR firm he helped create, Christensen is stepping down to “transfer on to [his] subsequent journey.” The corporate did not clarify the transfer in a assertion to Quick Firm, however Christensen is called a “serial entrepreneur” that does not sit nonetheless for lengthy. Most probably, he is off to make the subsequent massive factor.

Co-founder Arthur van Hoff will take the CEO spot whereas Jaunt finds a extra everlasting alternative.

This doesn’t suggest that Jaunt is in hassle… removed from it, truly. The corporate lately received $sixty five million from Disney, and it needs a brand new CEO who’ll “proceed scaling” because the agency takes VR into the mainstream. Merely put, it’d want recent management to convey VR movies to the broader public. You could be that rather more more likely to don a headset the subsequent time you go to the shop or theater.

By way of: Quick Firm
Supply: Jaunt