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WEVR (formerly known as WemoLab) is pioneering a virtual reality open platform to unlock content creation and publishing on VR/AR devices. Our team is comprised of repeat successful entrepreneurs, Academy Award winning creatives, and killer software engineers. WEVR developed theBluVR, a virtual ocean experience for launch of the Oculus|Samsung GearVR and the Valve|HTC Vive headsets. WEVR won best entertainment startup at SXSW Accelerator 2012.
TypePrivate
Founded2010
HQLos Angeles, CA, US
Websitewevr.com
Employee Ratings2.8
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)46(-4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at WEVR

Neville Spiteri

Neville Spiteri

Co-Founder / CEO
Anthony Batt

Anthony Batt

Co-Founder / EVP
Marcel Samek

Marcel Samek

CTO
Scott Yara

Scott Yara

CoFounder/Chairman
Leo Spiegel

Leo Spiegel

Board Member
Shane Robinson

Shane Robinson

Director, Ops and Biz Dev
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WEVR Office Locations

WEVR has an office in Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, US (HQ)
550 Rose Ave, Venice
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WEVR Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2010

WEVR total Funding

$38.3 m

WEVR latest funding size

$25 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

WEVR investors

WEVR's latest funding round in February 2016 was reported to be $25 m. In total, WEVR has raised $38.3 m
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WEVR Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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WEVR Online and Social Media Presence

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WEVR Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    62/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    45/100

  • Compensation

    B

    78/100

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WEVR Blogs

G&G – Point Release 1.2 (12-15-2020)

Last month, we shipped the first point release for Gnomes & Goblins to address performance issues and fix some key bugs that users encountered immediately after launch. We can happily report that point release 1.1 solved many of the major issues surrounding the Oculus Rift and Rift S headsets—we…

G&G is open to the world!

We are extremely excited to have released Gnomes & Goblins, and even more so to hear your feedback. We are listening. Thank you. G&G is a multi-hour adventure simulation VR game brought to you with care by the Wevr team. We conceived G&G for newcomers to VR and experienced VR users alike…

Gnomes & Goblins Releases September 23, 2020

In 2016, we introduced you to Gnomes & Goblins with a little Preview, which was so loved by fans. Now, the time has finally come—and we couldn’t be happier to announce the official release date for Gnomes & Goblins for PCVR: September 23, 2020! Gnomes & Goblins began with a sketch by fil…

theBlu: VR learnings over 5 years, even more relevant today

With the release of Gnomes & Goblins quickly approaching, now seems like a great time to revisit some key points along the journey that led Wevr here – in particular, some of the key VR learnings from our original title, theBlu. In many ways, Wevr’s story goes hand-in-hand with the development o…

Your Buddy – little and green with big eyes and ears

In the latest episode 5 of The Gallery on Disney+, a series that takes viewers behind-the-scenes of Disney’s The Mandalorian, creator Jon Favreau discusses the development of everyone’s favorite character, The Child, known online and in our hearts as “Baby Yoda”. Here at Wevr, we’re proud to have fi…

Virtual Prevails

We at Wevr hope this post finds you all healthy, safe and happy. It’s been a while. We’re excited to share what we’ve been up to. We feel extremely grateful that we’ve set up our team as a distributed development studio, able to work remotely just as seamlessly as if we were still in the […]
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WEVR Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was WEVR founded?

    WEVR was founded in 2010.

  • Who are WEVR key executives?

    WEVR's key executives are Neville Spiteri, Anthony Batt and Marcel Samek.

  • How many employees does WEVR have?

    WEVR has 46 employees.

  • Who are WEVR competitors?

    Competitors of WEVR include VeeR, The VR Company and EEVO.

  • Where is WEVR headquarters?

    WEVR headquarters is located at 550 Rose Ave, Venice, Los Angeles.

  • Where are WEVR offices?

    WEVR has an office in Los Angeles.

  • How many offices does WEVR have?

    WEVR has 1 office.