Wizard World

Wizard World

Bringing comic, gaming and pop culture to the masses

Security Type
Min Investment
Los Angeles, CA
Offering Date
January 30, 2020
Expected Close Date
January 24, 2021
Target Raise
Deal Notes

$2.50 per share

Security Type: Common and Preferred Stock

Company Description

Wizard Entertainment, Inc. is a leading producer of comic, gaming and pop culture conventions domestically and internationally -- reaching dedicated and casual fans alike. The events celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, tech, comics, anime, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and more. A first-class lineup of topical programming and entertainment takes place at each event, with celebrity Q&A's, comics-themed sessions, costume contests, movie screenings, evening parties and more


$500 Silver Tier - Four Owner’s VIP Packages to any Wizard World event* , Owners Fast-Entry Line, Owner’s Collectible Badge & Lanyard, Wizard World Exclusive Owner’s Swag (Pin, Patch, T-Shirt, Bag), Early access to tickets and events
$1,000 Gold Tier - Everything in Silver Tier, Additional four Owner’s VIP Packages (for a total of eight), Access to Owner’s Lounge with Concierge at all events
$2,500 Platinum Tier - Everything in Gold Tier, Additional four Owner’s VIP Package (for a total of 12), Ten autographs and ten photo opportunities with attending celebrities, Invitation to two exclusive Owner’s events (in select cities)
$5,000 Emerald Tier - Double of everything included in the Platinum Tier, Complimentary hotel room at host hotel for up to four events (3-night stay)
$10,000 Sapphire Tier - Everything in Emerald Tier, Complimentary hotel room at host hotel for every Wizard World event (3-night stay)
$25,000 Ruby Tier - Everything in Sapphire Tier, and can redeem for up to five years rather than two, Yearly private event with Wizard World founders and celebrities
$50,000 Diamond Tier - Everything in Ruby Tier, and can redeem for up to ten years rather than five ,Exclusive city posted from every Wizard World event, signed by each attending celebrity (may be mailed if needed), Personal concierge at every event

Key Deal Facts

With over $200 million in lifetime revenue, Wizard Entertainment is the largest fandom expo company in the industry, servicing a multitude of domestic and international cities with more customers and clients than any other competitor in the space
In North America alone, more than $4 billion in economic activity has been generated through Fandom festivals in the live event and experiential space
Wizard Entertainment is managed by a core team of seven executives with a combined industry experience of over fifty years in the entertainment industry

Use of Proceeds

Retire all or a portion of the Bristol debenture, Sponsorship sales activity, Digital marketing activity, Develop fixed site, pop-culture installation, Launch production of international shows, Working capital reserve, M&A reserve

Management Team / Advisory Board Bios

John D. Maatta
CEO, President, and Director

Paul L. Kessler
Executive Chairman and Director

Greg Suess

Michael Breen

Scott Kaufman

Deal Notes

$2.50 per share

Security Type: Common and Preferred Stock

Amount Raised : $0
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