Venture Studios is a company specializing in business development, branding, strategic communications, small business financing, branded entertainment, sponsorship, and licensing. For over 20 years, its founder Steven Liberman, with an MBA from Michigan State University, has provided research/communication consulting for firms such as PetSmart, NASCAR, Noah’s Bagels, Nivea, Taisho Pharmaceuticals, Dr. Hauschka Cosmetics, eBay, Yahoo, E*Trade, and Mitsubishi Wireless (Europe). Steven is a past finalist recipient of the Foundation of Entrepreneurship Award (Canada) and is involved in charity initiatives.
The Company has provided consulting to licensees of major characters (e.g. Hello Kitty and Universal Monsters) as well animated movies such as Paramount’s Rango (starring Johnny Depp), Sony’s Smurfs, and DreamWorks’ Madagascar 3. The Company has also consulted on and garnered sponsorship for numerous branded entertainment event-oriented projects including Lollapalooza Festival/William Morris Agency, Naked Juice sponsored Jam Cruise Music Festival, Digital Filmmaking Institute’s Duke City Shootout Film Festival, and the Pet Military Foster Charity Project.
Venture Studios has provided consulting for many online auctions (many for charitable and green causes) involving major brands, nonprofits and celebrities. Some auction projects include the famous eco-home Project7ten, Alicia Keys/William Morris Agency (for Keep a Child Alive Foundation), Dakota Fanning (Parkinson's Society), Jeremy Piven & Disney’s Boo-Boo Stewart (Safety Harbor Kids Foundation) and John Mayer & Don Felder of The Eagles (Guitar Center Music Foundation).
Our partnerships with funding specialists and marketing communication specialists help offer clients a full range of resources and support.
Our management includes MBA professionals, marketing experts and funding specialists. We have special expertise in new product development, branding, marketing and funding.