Sycamore Entertainment CEO Edward Sylvan Teams up to Create Hazelton Media Capital
August 5th, 2016 Hollywood, CA – Sycamore Entertainment Group, Inc. (SEGI), a leading innovator in hybrid film distribution, is pleased to announce that it has teamed up with 11 Capital Finance, The SoHo Loft Media Group and Victoria Global to create Hazelton Media Capital, a new crowd sourced media financing platform. The purpose of the platform is to introduce investors to risk mitigated film production and distribution financing opportunities sourced by Sycamore.
11 Capital Advisors will provide the technology while The SoHo Loft Media Group along side Victoria Global will provide marketing corporate communication and distribution of the platform for Hazelton.
Sycamore CEO, Edward Sylvan says “We are very please to be working with this world class group of companies. This new platform allows studio quality movie projects to gain access to a deep database of high net worth individuals in a propriety crowd sourced environment,” Mr. Sylvan goes on to say; “The missing piece of the puzzle has always been consistent access to funding. This funding roadblock has now been addressed by the coming together of this group”
As LDJ Capital, parent to both The Soho Loft and Victoria Global expands its footprint with in the entertainment space, it will take full advantage of the passing of the JOBS ACT into law as a way to get projects funded quickly and more efficiently.
Christopher Perez Managing Director at LDJ Capital is quoted as saying. "We have spent a great deal of time tracking existing platforms in this marketplace, based on what I have observed, I am extremely pleased at what we have built. Never before has there been such a marriage of family offices, film financing and technology.” Chris goes on to say “Edward Sylvan and the team at Sycamore have valuable relationships in the film industry which gives us access to the studio quality film projects that fit our model.”
Sycamore will launch the funding platform during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.
About Sycamore Entertainment Group Inc. (SEGI):
Sycamore Entertainment is a diversified entertainment company that specializes in the acquisition, marketing and worldwide distribution of quality finished feature-length motion pictures. Sycamores’ management team utilizes its long standing relationships to provide market specific publicity, promotion, media buying, theatrical placement and Print and & Advertising financing for theatrical domestic release.