Artech SAS, a French provider of a virtual reality player, closed a $550k seed round of funding.
Finaben, the investment firm which operates StartHub, a Miami-based accelerator that focuses on expanding international startups in the US markets, provided the financial resources.
The company will use the funds to grow into the U.S.
Led by Christian Ruiz, CEO, Artech SAS has developed Magic Xperience, which designs in-house custom animations for virtually everything focusing on enhancing experiences, like special events; theme parks & sporting venues; and holidays & birthdays.
The company, which is now moving its headquarters to Miami, helps manufacturers capture brand awareness and provide analytics for their products.
To date, it has closed deals with global brands including PAP*STAR, Former All Blacks Rugby Player, PCB Creation (Pastry Decoration World Leader) and 3M (Scotch).
The application is free to download and can be found on App Stores for both iOS and Android.