Virtual Reality Startup Visual Raises $50k & Heads To LAUNCH Festival


VisualVRMinneapolis-based virtual reality startup Visual has received $50k in seed-stage capital from angel investors that include MakerBot cofounder Bre Pettis and videoblogging pioneer Steve Garfield.

Visual was cofounded by Chuck Olsen and Taylor Carik in response to constraints of the real world.  Together with CTO Chris Johnson from Dual Reality Games, their vision is to create the first “social media viewer” application.