TORONTO - February 11, 2020 – Dark Slope, the Toronto-based Virtual and Augmented Reality (VR and AR) developer, today announces the hiring of Rakhee Sapra in the role of Director Marketing and Communications.
In the newly created role, Rakhee will continue to build international brand awareness for each of the company’s verticals: Enterprise Solutions (immersive scenario training and XR Sales tools), Labs (5G distribution, XR tools and technology development) and Entertainment (immersive gaming and virtual production).
“We are thrilled to bring Rakhee on board to elevate the profile of Dark Slope and the work we are doing with our growing list of partners. 2020 is a pivotal year for us and we’re looking forward to unleashing Rakhee’s excitement for the XR space to tell the world about the foundational work we’ve accomplished in this emerging field.” CJ Hervey, President, Dark Slope Studios.
“I share Dark Slope’s belief that 5G, real-time rendering and next generation hardware devices will drive a new wave of content. There is tremendous opportunity in the XR space and I am excited to be joining a team at the forefront of this shift.” Rakhee Sapra, Director Marketing and Communications, Dark Slope Studios.
Most recently, Rakhee was Director, Communications at Universal Music Canada managing corporate communications and publicity for a roster of domestic and international artists. Prior to that she was Director of Communications at VICE Canada where she led media relations across all platforms with a focus on the launch of VICELAND, VICE’s linear network and all digital content verticals.
ABOUT DARK SLOPE
Dark Slope is a Toronto-based XR and spatial solutions company. Dark Slope works with global enterprises across all VR, AR and MR platforms to build, integrate and deploy innovative immersive applications and content. Founded by a team of entrepreneurs passionate about the possibilities of spatial computing, Dark Slope believes that 5G, real-time rendering, and next generation hardware devices (phones and head-mounted displays) will drive a new wave of spatial computing innovation across industries. The company currently operates across entertainment, training & simulation, brand & retail and telecom verticals. Visit www.darkslope.com for more information.