StraightCast Media

SraightCast's patenting pending application, GRIDIRON GRUNTS, is reinventing the way NFL Players talk to the world.

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Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Media and Entertainment

Company Overview

StraightCast Media's patent pending mobile application, GRIDIRON GRUNTS, delivers authentic audio and video content from NFL Players straight to the fans. The NFL Players create the content on their own device and our network does the rest, pushing the content to fans' mobile devices in real-time. After the NFL, we plan to create other genre specific and white label applications across sports, entertainment, and other applicable verticals.

Management Team

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    Jeb Terry

    CEO and Co-Founder
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    Jeb is a 5 year NFL veteran who played for the Bucs and 49ers. He received his MBA from UNC's Kenan Flagler Business School where he also earned his undergraduate Business degree. Jeb also participated in the NFL Business Mgmt and Entrepreneurial program at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Jeb has worked in the real estate industry and most recently worked in the Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs as a summer associate.
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    Ryan Nece

    VP and Co-Founder
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    After entering the NFL as an undrafted free agent; Ryan played in the league for seven seasons, 6 with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and 1 with the Detroit Lions. Nece's business background includes experience in residential real estate investment in the Tampa Bay and Los Angeles areas. He also sits on the board of the Tampa Bay Sports Commission. Nece received his Bachelor's Degree in business economics from UCLA.
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    Joel Cave

    Technical/Creative Director
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    Joel is a graphic designer with a technical background in computer programming. His experience ranges from corporate identity systems to graphic, exhibit, and print design to digital interface design and technical production. He has been designing user interfaces since '96. He previously worked at imc² as a designer and creative director for companies like Blockbuster, ExxonMobil, General Motors (Saab),  Procter & Gamble, Unisys, and USA Hockey.
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    Brice Cave

    Web Architect
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    Brice is a software architect and engineer with over 14 years experience designing and implementing software systems on platforms ranging from mainframe to the web. He has developed solutions for a variety of organizations with a focus on building secure and scalable web and mobile applications with an eye on usability. He has worked for a wide range of clients in industries such as airlines, consulting, oil & gas, education, and e-commerce

Company Info

Full Product Ready
4 Employees
Founded: August 2010

Advisors

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    Michael Juby - Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein L.L.P.

    Lawyer
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    Michael Odom - Fouts & Morgan

    Accountant
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Previous Investors

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    Founding Partners

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    Friends and Family round

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