Posts by Bob Cooney

The Operator

Last week, I wrote about the four categories of operators I see in the location-based entertainment industry.  The Spectator is sitting on the beach, watching other operators ride the third wave of VR, paralyzed by fear, uncertainty, and doubt.  The Follower is surfing the most crowded beaches; buying what everyone else is buying, figuring that…

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Ep 10: Bob Cooney’s Virtual Reality Deep Dive – Jan Goetgeluk

This week Bob hosts Jan Goetgeluk, founder and CEO of Virtuix Omni, maker of the Omni VR treadmill and new Omniverse VR ARENA esports attraction. The first VR ARENA just launched and earned more than $10,000 in the first 10 days. Jan has more experience than anyone running VR esports tournaments and he’s going to…

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Ep 9: Bob Cooney’s Virtual Reality Deep Dive – Amusement Expo Preview

In this deep dive webinar, Bob actually skimmed the surface of what’s coming up at the VR Summit at Amusement Expo International in Las Vegas, March 26-28 2019. Joining Bob live was Jan Goetgeluk from Virtuix, talking about the initial week’s results from their first installation of the new VR Arena, Phil Martin from Zero…

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