About Us

Founded by a veteran team with experience in digital gaming and business, brandVR is horizontally integrated so we can create, distribute, market, and analyze AR/VR experiences to help organizations market and sell their products. BrandVR’s team has already helped hundreds of companies launch their VR campaigns throughout the world including: Huffington Post, Financial Times, Google, Gensler, Intuit, and NASA.

 

Our Team

 
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Moody Mattan, CEO

Moody is the founder and CEO of Brand VR. Prior to founding brandVR, Moody founded PowisVR, where he built a multi-million dollar virtual reality headset and mobile accessories business. He led investments in Meta, Sidecar, and Genius (formerly Rap Genius) at Fenox Venture Capital.

With a background in venture capital, business development, and marketing, Moody specializes in finding profitable strategies for emerging technologies.

A former Wayne State University football player, Moody recently moved back to Detroit to strengthen the tech community and play a vital role in the city’s resurgence.

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Kunal Patel, CTO

Kunal is the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of BrandVR. 

Patel's work in the payments industry has provided him with a deeper understanding of small businesses, how they operate, the technical hurdles they face on simple things and how small innovations can have wide sweeping impact.

Patel has contributed to the Orlando startup community, founding Orlando Game Space coworking offices in downtown; community organization Indienomicon; and hosted the fourth Indie Galactic Space Jam.

 

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Derrick Barra, CDD

Derrick is Chief Development Director at brandVR.

Prior to brandVR, Derrick was Director of Development for Gambit Games, a video game development studio that works on contract projects in the Orlando, Florida area.

With a background in programming and art, Derrick has an deep understanding of the development process and eases communication among the varied developer types.

Barra received his Masters Degree in Production from the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA), where he specialized as a development director.