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Austin-Based Mobile Development Firm Chaotic Moon and William Morris Endeavor Announce Strategic Partnership

12 Mar 2013

Chaotic Moon Studios, a full-service mobile design and development firm based in Austin, Texas announced today that William Morris Endeavor (WME), one of the world’s leading entertainment and media companies, has acquired a significant stake in the company.

In a statement, Chaotic Moon’s CEO Ben Lamm said, “From the first day of Chaotic Moon’s inception, we saw the huge opportunity to connect a-list talent and brands to premium mobile experiences. Whether those experiences live on mobile phones, tablets, smart TVs, set top boxes, or other forms of connected devices, all are driven by branded content and well-designed software. Both WME and their strategic partner Silver Lake understand how powerful this combination of technology and content will be for the future of digital distribution. Our expertise in the space along with WME’s innovative leadership and unparalleled roster of brands and content creators–allied to Silver Lake’s technology expertise and relationships–make this a perfect partnership.”

Chaotic Moon strategizes daily with global brands and industry leaders to design, develop and build premium mobile experiences for its clients. Chaotic Moon’s clients include Fox, Pizza Hut, General Mills, Microsoft, Dell, CBS, Disney and many more. Now with the partnership and affiliation with WME, Chaotic Moon will work to partner with existing brands, studios, and talent to envision the next generation of mobile applications and games through the agency’s ever-growing client roster.

About Chaotic Moon Studios:

Chaotic Moon Studios is comprised of award-winning thought leaders, designers, coders and developers from across the mobile media landscape. Their design and development teams have developed their respective crafts alongside the most innovative companies in the world, including both Apple and IBM. Chaotic Moon team members hold over a dozen patents and are regularly highlighted in publications including WiredComputerWorld, and Business Week. Chaotic Moon services include brand ideation, strategy, custom development, content publishing, gaming, and managing mobile brands across all application marketplaces.

About William Morris Endeavor:

Leading entertainment and media company WME represents elite artists from all facets of the industry, including motion pictures, television, music, theatre, publishing and physical production. WME also advises some of the world’s most recognized consumer brands to create entertainment-based marketing solutions and invests in companies across the digital media landscape. Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, launched a strategic partnership and made a significant investment in WME in 2012. WME is headquartered in Beverly Hills with offices in New York, London, Nashville and Miami.