Fenox Venture Capital invests in Japanese animation company Dream Link Entertainment
SAN JOSE, Calif —
Fenox Venture Capital said Wednesday it has invested in Dream Link Entertainment Inc, the largest flash animation company in Japan. Fenox said its investment and expertise will help Dream Link Entertainment (DLE) penetrate the North American market and establish a strong global presence.
Having raised a total of $5.7 million from its team of investors, DLE provides comprehensive business solutions for clients who require creative multimedia design, development, production, and distribution as part of their marketing strategy. Since 2001, their acclaimed animation studio has generated over 100 original characters and 2,000 episodes, including animations that won Best Animation and Best Director at the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival.
“DLE is one of the most innovative and successful flash animation companies in Japan, and we believe that DLE has great potential to be a successful company in the global market,” said Anis Uzzaman, Co-Founder of Fenox VC.
“Working with the right global partner is one of the most important decisions as we begin to expand our business into the North American market,” said Ryuta Shiiki, CEO of DLE, Inc. “Fenox VC is the best partner to assist DLE with our global expansion. Anis and his team have an innate understanding of the Japanese culture and an unparalleled network in the US and Europe.”