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Partners

TG Partners

We believe in the power of networks  and we have both built large personal networks on a global level. But now we are building something new, comprised of the most capable talent  in the world for helping brands develop and deploy Mixed Reality strategies.

Here is a list of partners. Sometimes they help us serve our clients and at other times we help them with our own expertise.  Sometimes we team up with three or four partners to best help clients.

Groove Jones

Groove Jones  is an award-winning studio specializing in 360º commercial video productions and immersive Virtual Reality apps for both B2B and B2C campaigns. the creative agency has helped AT&T, Comcast, FX, Intel, MasterCard, McDonald's, Samsung, and Nestle with VR initiatives.

Fishbowl VR

Fishbowl VR has built a testing and user insights platform to help content creators figure out what works and what doesn't in virtual reality through a remote panel of hundreds of active VR users. The company is a graduate of both the Techstars and Vive X accelerator programs, and works with a broad range of leading VR studios including Schell Games, High Fidelity and Vive Studios. 

Reality Science

Reality Science is the world’s only consulting collective comprised of doctorates, industry experts, award winning creatives and technologists.  With a focus on emergent and advanced technologies, RealityScience brings scientific research, scholarly rigor, and standards advocacy to bare for brands designing immersive experiences.

Crowd Companies

Crowd Companies is a membership-based innovation council for some of the world’s leading brands such as Mastercard, Hallmark, Pepsi, Nestle and BMW.  These members share information and ideas on how to deal with changes in technology. Crowd Companies was founded by Jeremiah Owyang, one of our oldest industry friends. We will provide special expertise in VR and AR on an as-needed basis.

ARtillry

ARtillry is the first publication and research firm exclusively covering VR/AR. Started in February 2017 by Mike Boland, former chief analyst for ‎BIA/Kelsey, it will serve TG clients with proprietary research as needed. We first met Mike in his role as president of the San Francisco chapter of the VR/AR Association, a professional organization we deeply respect.

MetaVrse

MetaVRse is a VR/AR innovation agency that serves businesses across multiple industries including some of the world’s largest companies. With engineering backgrounds, they often develop customized VR/AR products for clients in vertical niches such as retail, tourism and consumer electronics.

Brain+Trust Partners

Brain+Trust Partners is a strategic consultancy made up of senior executives from some of the world’s largest brands. The partners add strength in numerous verticals including automotive and financial services.

Kristi Hansen Onkka

Kristi Hansen Onkka is an early evangelist of the use of VR and AR in health and patient care. She founded healthiAR.com to bring access to VR/AR health experiences under one community resource. She has been a healthcare marketer for over 20 years helping pharmaceutical and device manufacturers navigate innovative technologies.

Perkins Coie

Perkins Coie is one of the largest and best respected law firms serving tech clients. It partners with clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 giants, and advises them in augmented and virtual reality, biometrics and artificial intelligence. It was named a leader among tech-savvy firms in 2016 by BTI Brand Elite in June 2016,  as one of the four top law firms in  Silicon Valley, by Tech CEOs,” and  The Go-To BigLaw Firm for Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs by JD Journal in 2017. Transformation Group facilitates connections and services for our clients won legal counsel related to Mixed Reality technologies.

VReX

VR Experts (VREX), is the world's first VR Experts marketplace, focusing on matching highly-skilled, pre-screened, experts with high-value projects from around the world in VR (Virtual Reality), AR (Augmented Reality), MR (Mixed Reality) and other related skill sets. We use VREX to find the best technical talent for specific tasks required by our clients.

The Extended Mind

The Extended Mind helps virtual and augmented reality companies access key insights from behavioral science to make the best experiences.  Their approach is to leverage social and environmental cues to influence the way users feel and behave. They have worked with Social VR clients like High Fidelity to increase user engagement.  We partner with The Extended Mind, when client projects need special expertise in user experience.