Pegasus comes from Microsoft’s Startup Founders Hub, providing select startups with up to $350,000 in Azure, GitHub and LinkedIn credits as well as expert advisors to drive sales, uncover leads and accelerate growth. YOOM will use the program to advance its Yooman Engine, which automates the creation of photorealistic and augmented digital humans using AI. Yooman enables engine-ready characters in a shorter time frame, serving various sectors including production, post and VFX studios for sports, music and entertainment, as well as gaming development. You can find a sizzle reel here that quickly illustrates the Yooman process and the various areas it’s applicable!
YOOM is backed by leading entertainment moguls including Jimmy Iovine, Maverick Carter as well as Finneas and this partnership with Microsoft will support YOOM’s continued expansion and growth as it develops and refines its tech to improve processes across entertainment and gaming development.