Exciting news to share: Cake Solutions is now part of BAMTECH Media, a global leader in delivering direct-to-consumer live and on-demand entertainment at scale.
Over the past decade, Cake Solutions has gathered a world-class team, and amassed a wealth of experience building highly distributed, Reactive systems. Together, BAMTECH and Cake Solutions will improve upon the BAMTECH platform, responsible for some of the most immersive digital experiences and some of the largest live sporting events and films in the world.
A subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, BAMTECH operates a growing portfolio of direct-to-consumer streaming services for leading entertainment brands including: NHL, PGA TOUR, MLS, the upcoming Riot Games’ League of Legends eSports service, as well a partnership with Discovery Communications to run the Eurosport Player. Together, the engineering teams will enable the company to achieve its ambitious growth plans, including further expansion in Europe and providing technology services for 3rd party businesses to launch custom over-the-top video experiences across the globe.
In tandem with the acquisition, Ian Brookes, shareholder and director, has departed Cake Solutions and acquired the assets and business of Cake Invest, which has been rebranded as thestartupfactory.tech, and focused on supporting innovative tech startups in Manchester.
For the immediate future, the Cake Solutions team and brand will continue to operate under the Cake banner, as a BAMTECH Media company, whilst working and fully integrated into the existing BAMTECH engineering teams.
To learn more about BAMTECH, visit BAMTECHMedia.com.