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Two Businesses Driven by Social Video
The company operates India’s fastest growing Hindi youth media channel and brand featuring India’s most popular social video content & stars. Targeting young Indians 12-30 years old, The Q is available to more than 730 million people via satellite TV, cable, OTT platforms and mobile carriers
The Q’s award winning Influencer powered platform creates content with digital and social media stars to promote third party brands and products. Clients include major motion picture studios, SVOD services, game publishers and retail clothing labels.
The Q: India’s Fastest Growing Youth Media Brand
In the past six months The Q TV channel has vaulted past major youth brands owned by global media companies including Bindass (Disney), MTV (Viacom) and Zoom (Times of India) and is now challenging mainstream mass market channels in India
The Q India: Executing Our Roadmap
Content - 2017
License original creators & their libraries
Over 1K episodes created Launched
1st original series January 2021
Brand Building Q3 2021
Strategic investment from Times of India (Brand Capital)
Launching print, digital, TV, Radio and Outdoor campaigns via Times of India Properties
Form strategic partnerships with Influencers utilizing our growing influencer marketing business
Over 730M reach on major TV, OTT, and Mobile platforms
Partners include Tata Sky, Airtel, Jio, Samsung, Snapchat, &
Amazon Launched on DD FreeDish (40M homes) April 2021
Influencer integrated e-commerce
Interactive / AR ad experiences
Gamification including rewards earned for viewing time
Monetization - Q2 2021
Massive GRP (Gross Rating Points) Increase in April 2021
Ratings = Revenue
New bluechip brands added April 2021
Curt Marvis - Co-Founder & CEO
Experienced Founder with a demonstrated history of working in the media and technology industries. Skilled in Traditional, Digital and Social Media, Monetization, Capital Market Strategies, Global Operations and Marketing. Strong business development professional with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) focused in Film/Cinema/Video Studies from UCLA.
Patrick Dunn - Vice President, Finance
Patrick Dunn, CPA, is a founding partner of Dunn, Pariser & Peyrot. He has a track record of building highly successful agribusinesses throughout North America and other international jurisdictions. As a partner of one of the top business management firms in Los Angeles, Mr. Dunn believes the business of plant-based nutrition will drive profitability through its unique properties in various business channels in food, cosmetics, and healthcare worldwide. As a testimony to his business portfolio work, Mr. Dunn and his firm have won multiple industry awards for accounting, finance, and business management.
Marc Coles - Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Coles is a veteran CPG senior executive specializing in the plant-based foods sector. Mr. Coles has spearheaded global plant-based start-up initiatives for the past decade, culminating in a 2020 acquisition from an international New York Stock Exchange-listed food ingredient company. Mark has over 25 years of experience in CPG-focused strategy, mergers & acquisitions, and project financing and will be instrumental in evaluating potential opportunities for the Company. Mark has extensive experience working in Canada with government agencies, domestic and international CPG distributon.
Barry Didato - Vice President, Strategy
Mr. Didato is focused on the development of strategic revenue channels, sales partnerships, and international distribution. Mr. Didato brings extensive strategic sales capabilities and an extensive network of contacts in the industry. He served for 18+ years as a senior advisor for several ultra-high net worth family offices and numerous innovative wellness, nutrition, medical, and food businesses..
Prince Khaled - Strategic Advisor
HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, founder and Chief Executive Officer of KBW Ventures, is a firm supporter of clean energy, the humane treatment of animals, and a vocal supporter of the private sector in the Middle East. A member of the Saudi Arabian Royal Family, Prince Khaled was born in Stanford and spent his youth in Riyadh under the mentorship of his father, philanthropist HRH Prince
Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company. He is also the Founding Chairman of KBW Investments and serves across several boards. He invests in an array of successful but
diverse global businesses – from promising technology startups to established companies. Today, with holdings on three continents, Prince Khaled stands at the gateway between the Middle East’s evolving economies and the Western world. Consistently, Prince Khaled’s focus is on ventures and ideas at the intersection of innovation and economic growth.