Sony Pictures's Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding and Acquisitions

Sony Pictures operates as a media and entertainment company that offers television programs and feature films.

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Chairman & CEO

Tony Vinciquerra

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

OVERVIEW

Founded:

1918

Headquarters:

Culver CityCalifornia

Status:

Industry Sector:

Advertising & Marketing

Movies & Entertainment

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Competitive Analysis

TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

Rumpus Room Productions is a top competitor of Sony Pictures. Rumpus Room Productions was founded in 2011, and is headquartered in West Hollywood, California. Rumpus Room Productions is in the Publishing industry. Rumpus Room Productions generates $8.9B less revenue vs. Sony Pictures.

Universal Studios is seen as one of Sony Pictures's top competitors. Universal Studios is headquartered in Universal City, California, and was founded in 1912. Like Sony Pictures, Universal Studios also competes in the Movies & Entertainment field. Universal Studios generates 47% the revenue of Sony Pictures.

Disney has been one of Sony Pictures's top competitors. Disney's headquarters is in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, and was founded in 1923. Like Sony Pictures, Disney also operates in the Movies & Entertainment field. Disney generates 669% of Sony Pictures's revenue.

RANK

COMPANY

LEADERSHIP

CEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE

Tony Vinciquerra

Chairman & CEO

- -
9,800
$0
$8.9B
1

Dena Hysell

Managing Partner

70/100
19
- -
$4.4M
2

Ronald Meyer

CEO

65/100
10,000
- -
$4.2B
3

Robert A. Iger

Chairman & CEO

90/100
201,000
- -
$64.8B
4

Robert M. Bakish

President & CEO

77/100
10,400
- -
$12.9B
5

Jennifer Mullin

CEO

76/100
1,984
- -
$1.6B
6

Tim Schmitz

CEO

79/100
93
- -
$5M
7

CEO

- -
5
- -
8

Jay A. Perman

President

77/100
6,000
- -
$1.2B
9

Jacquie Granger

Founder

72/100
52
- -
$15.8M
10

Punit Goenka

CEO

84/100
2,121
- -
$1.1B

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Nurulize Inc.

Jul 2019

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undisclosed
Nurulize designs, develops and deploys virtual reality applications for the media and entertainment sector.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.

Apr 2005

Source »
$4.8B
MGM is an entertainment company that produces and distributes films and television contents.

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Sep 1989

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$200M
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These are all the companies that Sony Pictures has acquired. Sony Pictures has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Nurulize Inc. in Jul 2019. Nurulize designs, develops and deploys virtual reality applications for the media and entertainment sector.

Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

HOOQ is a web and mobile based application that helps users to stream, download and watch various media programs.
$25M
Jan 10, 2017
Equity
-
Chili develops and operates an online movie streaming platform that provides viewing and download services for television, computer and tablets.
$3.2M
Dec 18, 2016
Equity
-
Interlude is a digital media agency that engages in the interactive video creation and distribution services.
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Jun 15, 2016
Equity
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Sharecare is a wellness engagement platform that monitors, analysis and provides human health profiles for physicians.
$13M
Oct 06, 2010
Seed
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JibJab is a digital entertainment studio that provides eCards and messages for birthdays, christmas and special occasions.
$7.5M
Dec 22, 2008
Series C
Feb 01, 2019

These are all the companies that Sony Pictures has invested in. Sony Pictures has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Nurulize Inc. in Jul 2019. Nurulize designs, develops and deploys virtual reality applications for the media and entertainment sector.

Sony Pictures News

October 3, 2019IGN Entertainment

The Grudge Remake Debuts Footage at NYCC

Sony Pictures revealed the first footage from The Grudge remake at New York Comic Con 2019, which pay... See more »
October 1, 2019adgully

Marvel into the Spider-Verse as Sony and Disney strike a new deal

With Sony and Disney striking a new deal over Spider-Man, the friendly neighbourhood superhero will m... See more »
September 30, 2019Invision Community

Sony Pictures reveals robust film and TV lineup for 2019

With a brand new entry in the Ghostbusters franchise, an upcoming animated musical with all new origi... See more »
September 29, 2019The Korea Herald

Sony, Marvel strike deal for new 'Spider-Man' film

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -- Spider-Man will spin his web on the big screen once again.A breakdown in talks b... See more »
September 27, 2019The Seattle Times - Business & Tech

Split no more, Spider-Man gets another swing with Marvel

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Spider-Man won't be leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe anytime soon. After a pu... See more »
September 27, 2019Business Insider

'It's so amazing'

Sony PicturesOn Friday, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige confirmed that Marvel and Sony made a ne... See more »
September 27, 2019Business Insider

'I'm not leaving'

Sony PicturesOn Friday, it was revealed that Sony Pictures and Marvel ended their feud and will be co... See more »

Sony Pictures Press Releases

August 20, 2019Gamasutra

THE VIDEO GAME REMASTERED DIGITALLY AND AT RETAIL TODAY!

Can be pre-ordered today ahead of October 4th's launch.... See more »
July 26, 2019streetinsider

'The Angry Birds Movie 2' Finds Their Hatchlings

The adorable Hatchlings of Sony Pictures Animation's and Rovio's The Angry Birds Movie 2 are being vo... See more »
July 10, 2019PR Newswire

How to Leverage AI to Revolutionize Survey Research

NEW YORK, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Canvs, the world's leading solution for AI processing of quan... See more »
June 11, 2019Business Wire

International

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With today's red carpet premiere of Sony Pictures' highly-anticipated ... See more »
June 7, 2019PR Newswire

Sony Pictures Launches Ghostbusters 35th Anniversary Celebration

CULVER CITY, Calif., June 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- To coincide with the 35th anniversary of Ghostbuste... See more »
May 30, 2019PR Newswire

International'

ATHENS, Ga., May 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zaxby's announces its promotional partnership with Sony Pic... See more »
May 30, 2019Thailand Press Release News

Legendary party host Albane Cleret partners with Sony International on the ONCE UPON A TIME...IN HOLLYWOOD Cannes event

Albane Cleret is the elegant mastermind behind transforming the rooftop of the JW Marriott into the m... See more »

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Overview

Sony Pictures operates as a media and entertainment company that offers television programs and feature films. Sony Pictures was founded in 1918. Sony Pictures' headquarters is located in Culver City, California, USA 90232. Sony Pictures' latest acqui...

CEO

Sony Pictures's Chairman & CEO, Tony Vinciquerra, currently has an approval rating of 82%. Sony Pictures's primary competitors are Rumpus Room Productions, Universal Studios & Disney.

Website

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Frequently Asked Questions about Sony Pictures

  1. When was Sony Pictures founded?

    Sony Pictures was founded in 1918
  2. Who is Sony Pictures's CEO?

    Sony Pictures's CEO is Tony Vinciquerra
  3. How much revenue does Sony Pictures generate?

    Sony Pictures generates $8.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Sony Pictures have?

    Sony Pictures has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Sony Pictures's headquarters?

    Sony Pictures's headquarters is in Culver City California, USA
  1. How many employees does Sony Pictures have?

    Sony Pictures has 9,800 employees
  2. What sector does Sony Pictures operate in?

    Sony Pictures is in Advertising & Marketing, Movies & Entertainment
  3. Who are Sony Pictures's competitors?

    Sony Pictures's top competitors are Rumpus Room Productions, Universal Studios, Disney
  4. Who has Sony Pictures invested in?

    Sony Pictures's has invested in companies such as HOOQ, Chili, Interlude