Michael Hirsh Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1

Exits

Michael Hirsh General Information

Description

Mr. Michael Hirsh is a Co-Founder of Kartoon Studios. He serves as Chairman at The Coup Company. Michael Hirsh, 75, has been a Director of the Company since 2022 and has served as Chief Executive Officer of Mainframe Studios, a Canadian-related entity of the Company since April 2022. Mr. Hirsh served as Chief Executive Officer from December 2016 until April 2022, when the Company acquired Wow. Prior to Wow, Mr. Hirsh founded and was CEO of Cookie Jar which he merged with DHX Media (now Wild Brain) where he served as Executive Chairman from 2012 to 2015. Mr. Hirsh was also a co-founder and CEO of Nelvana from 1971 to 2002 where he developed and produced numerous award-winning productions including, The Magic School Bus, Care Bears, Babar, Rupert, Beetlejuice, The Adventures of Tintin and created the first Star Wars animated series with George Lucas. Mr. Hirsh has won Daytime Emmy Awards, Gemini Awards, the Joe Shuster Award and a Golden Reel Award. Mr. Hirsh was chosen as a director of the Company based on his experience launching hit productions including the first Star Wars animated programs, The Magic School Bus, Care Bears and Beetlejuice. He serves as Chairman at CineCoup Media. He is an angel investor.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 138 East 7th Avenue
  • Suite 100
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 1M6
  • Canada
+1 (604) 000-0000

Michael Hirsh Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Coup Company 25-Jun-2013 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000

Michael Hirsh Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
The Coup Company 01-Apr-2021 000000000 00000000

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Michael Hirsh Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael Hirsh Angel Investor 0 0 Beverly Hills, CA

Michael Hirsh FAQs

  • Who is Michael Hirsh?

    Michael Hirsh is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is Michael Hirsh?

    Michael Hirsh is an angel investor.

  • What does Michael Hirsh do?

    As an angel investor, Michael Hirsh invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Michael Hirsh invested in?

    Michael Hirsh has invested in The Coup Company within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

  • What has Michael Hirsh invested in recently?

    Michael Hirsh's latest investment was on 25-Jun-2013 in The Coup Company, a company within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

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