Executive Chairman at Thunder Studios, Thunder Gaming and Thunder Studios Broadcasting
Rodric, an Australian born entrepreneur with years of international private equity experience, is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Thunder Studios, Thunder Gaming and Thunder Studios Broadcasting. Thunder is a fully integrated emerging digital media and gaming company operating in Los Angeles, California that is passionately pursuing opportunities at the intersection of the three categories in which millennial consumers spend 70% of their time on mobile devices; Gaming, Social Media and Entertainment.
Thunder Studios, founded in 2013, provides studio, production and broadcasting services to the traditional entertainment industry (feature films, commercials, print advertising, and music videos to name a few), as well as producing original content from its 150,000 square foot production facility on six acres in Long Beach.
Thunder Studios Broadcasting fleet of mobile broadcast trucks services customers throughout the USA and Northern Mexico providing live broadcasting services for sports including Soccer, Baseball, High School Football, Rugby, MMA, Jujitsu, and Karate as well as Gaming, eSports, Concerts, Parades, Award shows and special events.
Thunder Gaming, launched in January 2018, hosts, produces, and broadcasts live esports tournaments and gaming programming on location and from the Thunder Esports Center, a 16,000 square foot permanent live broadcast arena and broadcast stage.
The live broadcast of our $28,000 ThunderSmash tournament held on Cinco de Mayo was the number 1 show on Twitch for 3 hours with total live views of 658,000 and a total watch time of 15.7million minutes.
Rodric attended the University of Southern California, graduating in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts in Theater and is a sought-after guest speaker on the trends in digital and traditional media and has spoken at numerous conferences throughout the USA.