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Chairman & CEO

Tony Vinciquerra

CEO Approval Rating

74/100

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The Walt Disney Company is a top competitor of Sony Pictures. The Walt Disney Company was founded in 1923, and is headquartered in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Like Sony Pictures, The Walt Disney Company also competes in the Movies & Entertainment field. The Walt Disney Company generates $49B more revenue vs. Sony Pictures.

Warner Bros is seen as one of Sony Pictures's top competitors. Warner Bros is headquartered in Burbank, California, and was founded in 1923. Like Sony Pictures, Warner Bros also operates in the Movies & Entertainment field. Warner Bros generates 129% the revenue of Sony Pictures.

Universal Studios has been one of Sony Pictures's top competitors. Universal Studios's headquarters is in Universal City, California, and was founded in 1912. Like Sony Pictures, Universal Studios also works within the Movies & Entertainment industry. Universal Studios generates 19% of Sony Pictures's revenue.

Sony Pictures 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.

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2waytraffic

Jun 2008

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$223.2B
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Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc.

Apr 2005

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$4.8B
MGM is a California-based entertainment company that produces and distributes films and television programs.

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Guber-Peters Entertainment Company

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 4 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.

Sony Pictures Funding History

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Sony Pictures Investments

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Quibi is a video streaming platform that enables users to search, watch and download original short form videos.
$1B
Jul 30, 2018
Equity
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HOOQ is a web and mobile based application that helps users to stream, download and watch various media programs.
$25M
Jan 10, 2017
Equity
Apr 01, 2020
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
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Interlude is a digital media agency that engages in the interactive video creation and distribution services.
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Jun 15, 2016
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Sharecare is a Georgia-based healthcare technology company that offers digital therapeutics and mental wellness programs for employers.
$13M
Oct 06, 2010
Seed
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These are all the companies that Sony Pictures has invested in. Sony Pictures has invested 7 companies and its latest investment was Quibi in Jul 30,. Quibi is a video streaming platform that enables users to search, watch and download original short form videos.

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Sony Pictures Headquarters

10202 West Washington Boulevard

Culver City, California90232

310-244-4000

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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' Chairman & ...

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Sony Pictures's Chairman & CEO, Tony Vinciquerra, currently has an approval rating of 74%. Sony Pictures's primary competitors are The Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros & Universal Studios.

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 $9.4B 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 9,500 employees
  2. What sector does Sony Pictures operate in?

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

    Sony Pictures's top competitors are The Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros, Universal Studios
  4. Who has Sony Pictures invested in?

    Sony Pictures's has invested in companies such as Quibi, HOOQ, CHILI S.p.A.