Macro, a Los Angeles, CA-based multi-platform media company, closed its first round of funding.
The round, whose amount was not disclosed, was led by Emerson Collective with participation from MNM Creative, digital media expert Michael Kassan’s firm Medialink, Raymond J. McGuire, Justin Yoshimura and Michael Kane.
Launched in 2015 by former WME Partner/Agent Charles D. King, Macro is a media asset holding company focused on premium content creation, distribution and engagement for African American, Latino and multicultural (ALM) audiences.
The executive and management team at Macro also includes:
Ronald Hohauser as Chief Financial Officer,
Poppy Hanks as SVP/Development and Production and
Michael Palank as VP/Digital and Business Development.
The company has already lined up projects from filmmakers Ryan Coogler (Creed, Fruitvale Station) and Craig Brewer (Hustle & Flow).