Tech Pitch: Movidiam
With founders behind successful campaigns for Google and Coca Cola, this start-up promises a smarter way for brands and agencies to make film and video
Company name: Movidiam
Founders: George Olver (34) and Alex Vero (35)
Background: Olver and Vero started a production company fresh out of university and went on to win filmmaking awards and enjoyed screening film premieres at the Leicester Square Odeon. Movidiam was inspired from their first-hand experience of the production industry.
Based in: London
Launched: October 2015
Very simply, what does your tech start-up do?
Movidiam offers a smarter way for brands, agencies and production companies to create world-class video.
The platform comprises a global network of creative and production talent complimented by a set of secure cloud based tools that blend workflow, communication, project management and payments.
You can search the network of over 25,000 verified profiles in 170 countries around the world or brief us and we’ll match you with the best possible teams to fit your brief and budget.
Tell us why there’s a need – what do you disrupt?
Movidiam makes the creation of video more accessible, affordable and efficient. It’s an enabler for any type of business wanting to streamline their operations and create better quality work.
It disrupts the uncompetitive and anyone in production not using the platform.
Are you funded?
We’ve raised £1.95m funding to date and are in the process of raising a £2m Series A round.
What were you doing before starting?
We ran a production agency called Pendragon Productions which produced campaigns for brands like Samsung, Coca Cola and Google.
We recognised that the industry was quickly fragmenting so we created Movidiam from within the industry for the industry. It also serves teams and businesses that need to make more content with great people but don’t know where to get started.
What’s the best thing about where you’re based?
We are based in the vibrant tech-hub of Parsons Green, West London. The best thing about the location is working with a seriously motivated team who believe in the business.
It’s also a five minute walk from home which helps