November 4, 2014
Dream Incubator and The Raine Group Form Strategic Partnership
Dream Incubator Invests in The Raine Group Fund
Tokyo, November 4, 2014 – Dream Incubator Inc. (“Dream Incubator”) today announced the formation of a strategic partnership with The Raine Group LLC (“Raine”), as well as an investment in the venture capital fund managed by Raine. Through this partnership, the companies will explore joint initiatives in the technology, media and telecommunications (“TMT”) sectors.
“Raine is the most prestigious and respected boutique merchant bank in the world of TMT” said Takayoshi Yamakawa, President of Dream Incubator. “With our partnership, Dream Incubator will accelerate ‘business producing’ activities for our clients and ourselves in the digital media field. We also hope Dream Incubator and its network will help Raine add more depth to their global strategy.”
“We are very pleased to have Dream Incubator as an investor” said Gordon Rubenstein, a managing partner of Raine’s venture fund. “With an established track record of partnering with early stage companies we are excited to work with them to both source investment opportunities and to expand the reach of our portfolio companies into Asia.”
About The Raine Group
The Raine Group is a global merchant bank focused exclusively on the technology, media and telecommunications sectors. The firm was founded by industry veterans Joe Ravitch and Jeff Sine, in partnership with WME Entertainment, the leading talent agency, in 2009. The team includes 60+ professionals across five offices with deep sector-specific relationships and experience, making Raine a trusted advisor and financial partner of choice in its sectors of focus.
About Dream Incubator Inc.
Dream Incubator Inc. (TYO: 4310), “the business producing company”, is a strategic consulting and business development firm primarily for corporate clients and governmental institutions. Dream Incubator provides both capital and professional services to next-generation companies to support their growth and expansion, while also operating their own businesses as well.
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