Wixi BP: Stimulus Plan from Mark Cuban


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    1. February 2009 [email_address] revolutionizing storage of media
    2. <ul><li>Online Media Storage solution for 15-35 years old Internet users </li></ul><ul><li>Access Photo, Music & Video any time anywhere, any device! </li></ul><ul><li>Web-based desktop to organize hundreds of Gigabytes of files </li></ul><ul><li>300,000 private beta users have already registered </li></ul><ul><li>Storage is the top 5 service paid online (after porn, music, dating, video) </li></ul>Play & Share All your media Anywhere for $4.99/month
    3. Needs “ Storage is cumbersome, expensive and not designed for media files” “ Want to share what I watch, what I listen…not only what I do” “ Waste of time copying my media files everywhere…”
    4. Make it… Streaming! Social! Mobile! Unlimited! How to make storage rock? 100% Web-based desktop
    5. What do you get for $5/month?
    6. Milestones/ Needs <ul><li>Wixi was launched in September 2008 with 300,000 private beta testers and 1,5 Millions files uploaded. </li></ul><ul><li>Wixi membership is $4.99/month. </li></ul><ul><li>Wixi will be cash flow breakeven within 60 days. </li></ul><ul><li>Wixi will be profitable within 90 days. </li></ul><ul><li>Wixi needs $20,000/month to invest in CPA campaign. </li></ul><ul><li>On each subscription, Wixi earn $1/member/month. </li></ul><ul><li>Ten Wixians working all together  </li></ul><ul><li>Valuation: Get 1% of equity every month </li></ul><ul><li>with a 6 months commitment. </li></ul>
    7. Business Plan
    8. Unique Competitive Advantages <ul><li>Revolutionary user experience </li></ul><ul><li>W ixi convert all the files to be able to play it from anywhere. </li></ul><ul><li>Rather than just uploading and downloading files, Wixi users can add a file from their Wixi community and discover a new Web2.0 storage experience. </li></ul><ul><li>Because most of the files will be copied and not uploaded, Wixi offers Unlimited Storage for premium users. </li></ul><ul><li>By offering almost instantaneous media availability, Wixi can control who has rights to which files for legal compliance and uniform quality. </li></ul><ul><li>A friends activity feed enables to know what people upload, watch or add on their Wixi. </li></ul>
    9. Go To Market Strategy ONLINE STORAGE MARKET $1B Market 50% INDIRECT DIRECT 50% Affiliate Entertainment portal Blog Torrents Web sites Broadband service providers Storage hardware providers Digital device manufacturers Mobile phone manufacturers
    10. Management Team <ul><li>Arthur Madrid, Founder & CEO </li></ul><ul><ul><li>7 years Founder& CEO of Commercial P2P Software– 1-Click Media (Sold in 2007 to www.ipercast.com ) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2 years Media Consultant expertise – Eurogroup Finance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MBA Marketing, Dauphine University, Paris </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Oleg Tschelsoff, Angel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Founder, Chairman of Fotolia.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>CEO of Hosting Provider, Amen.com (sold in 2004 to ViaNetworks) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>NSIEG / French Enginnering shool </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HEC / New York University ( Stern business school) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sebastien Borget, COO </li></ul><ul><ul><li>5 years Computer Science programmation languages expertise </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3 years IT Project Management expertise </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MSc Networks and Telecommunications, Telecom INT, PARIS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lisandro Mac Gaugh, CTO </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>15 years of programming Linux/UNIX systems in Perl/Python </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>10 years of programming Websites and Web-based Applications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public sites and applications for RDF, Semantic Web… </li></ul></ul>