The collaboration between Tsu Social and, Atlanta-based full-service talent, artist management, label and music distribution company The BluePrint Group. The Blueprint Group has invested $5 million in an initiative to distribute among creators who actively support the Tsu platform.
Regarding the partnership, John Acunto, Tsū’s co-founder and chief innovation officer commented, “Our community of creators is at the core of Tsū’s success. Today we’re expanding that community with The Blueprint Group’s incredible roster of talent. We continue to be the only platform treating our creators as partners and we have gone further than ever before by offering company equity. No other social media platform can say that.”
The Blueprint Group Executives, Al Branch and Cortez Bryant agreed, “The Blueprint Group has always been at the forefront of innovation, strategic partnerships and brand alignment for our entire client roster. Partnering with Tsū allows us to not only continue that legacy with our in-house clients, but to offer the same opportunities to other artists, content creators, comedians, entrepreneurs and athletes.”
The partnership between Tsu Social and BluePrint Group is definitely a turning point in the growth for the social media platform!
The Blueprint Group is best known for managing prominent musicians such as Lil Wayne, T.I., Nicki Minaj, The Roots, Brandy, G-Eazy, Trippie Redd, Lil Nas X, and other stars at one point in their respective careers. The Atlanta-based company has now joined a new venture.
Tsū Exceeds $10 Million in Raised Capital and Appoints Greg Fell as CEO
Tsu has announced that it has significantly expanded its executive team following a successful first year of growth, fundraising, and product development. As Tsu scales to meet the demand of creators around the globe, former chairman of the board, Greg Fell, will be appointed chief executive officer. With Greg Fell driving the company’s core mission and growth, former CEO John Acunto will focus on product innovation and building the Tsū social universe in his new role as president and chief innovation officer. Replacing Fell, Mark Norbom has been appointed chairman of the board of Tsū and will advise on global expansion and operations.
Tsū has successfully kicked off its next round of funding having received commitments at a $100 million valuation cap. currently more than $10 million dollars have been raised led by TerraCap Ventures and Hilco Global. The capital will support its ethos of building a community that fairly compensates content creators, enabling people to earn money for their posts.
Greg Fell comes to Tsū from Gama Signature Aviation, the largest private jet charter operator in the United States and the exclusive air carrier for WheelsUp, where he served as chief operating officer. Prior to joining Gama Signature, Fell held leadership roles in information technology with Ford Motor Company and Terex Corporation.
“John has done an amazing job bringing the company to where it is today. I look forward to bringing my technical global experience to Tsū, leading strategic initiatives focused on business operations, processes, financing and strategy,” said Greg Fell, CEO of Tsū. “Together with John’s ability to build an innovative product, and Mark’s expertise in global management and finance, I believe we can show the world that social media and ecommerce aren’t two distinct entities, but one experience.”
The Growth of Tsu Social
With the recent expansion of the Tsu Social team due to the growth of the social media platform. Tsu is definately on the correct path to dominate the new era of how we perceive social media.
Huge investments made led by TerraCap Ventures and Hilco Global and the recent partnership of Blueprint Group, it looks as though Tsu Social will be on the radar of everyone soon! Watch out for the up and coming promotional events such as the Live Streaming Superbowl on the 7th of February. Thanks to a collaboration with Amazon Interactive Video Service (Amazon IVS). Tsū Social, using Amazon Web Services (AWS) is providing Tsū users with the chance to watch the game live. Therefore, the Super Bowl will be available to watch to anyone that is on the social network platform.