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Websitetornante.com
Twitter@Michael_Eisner
Phone212-981-5118
Emailrob_zimmerman@dkc...
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Founded6/2005

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United States
CA, USA

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The Tornante Company

Founded in 2005 by Michael Eisner, The Tornante Company is a privately held company that makes investments in and incubates companies and opportunities in the media and entertainment space. The company’s new media studio, Vuguru, will produce and distribute innovative original content for current new media and emerging platforms that has the feel and storytelling of that on traditional media outlets. Prom Queen is the first of many shows developed and produced by Vuguru. Tornante also holds ownership stakes in Veoh Networks and Team Baby Entertainment.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
TaskRabbit 12/2011Series B$17.8M8
Diversion 10/2010Seed$300k1
Veoh 6/2008Series D$30M10
Veoh 4/2006Series B$12.5M4

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  1. TaskRabbit Gets $17.8M For “Aggressive” Expansion, Wants To Grow Internationally And Beyond (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Michael Eisner Greenlights FameTown With $300,000 Seed Investment (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Veoh Raises Another $30 Million From Intel Capital, Adobe, and Gordon Crawford (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Veoh Gets $12.5M From Eisner, Others (socaltech.com) [edit]
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