February 25th, 2021
We’re incredibly excited to announce that we have secured $9.5M in series B funding and welcomed Ex-Rovio CEO Mikael Hed as our Board Chairman. Michael Hed is best known for taking the Finnish entertainment company Rovio from a small mobile games startup to a global entertainment company with its Angry Birds phenomenon. We’re looking forward to applying those global scaling lessons to our products.
March 25th, 2020
It’s official. CGTrader now showcases one million pieces of 3D content, making it the world’s largest 3D model Marketplace! And here are a few more impressive numbers.
December 23rd, 2019
#NRF2020: CGTrader and Leading Online Retailer OTTO to Present Strategies and Solutions to Bring In-Store Shopping Experiences to e-Commerce
At NRF 2020 (Expo, Stand 1438; #NRF2020), a leading global provider of 3D Visualization and Augmented Reality (AR) solutions for Retail, CGTrader, will demonstrate its latest developments to bring in-store shopping experiences to online shoppers. CGTrader will present the transformational impact interactive 360° product views, AR and other 3D product experiences are having on buyer engagement and sales performance. The impact of 3D Visualization on retail will be further exemplified by one of the world’s largest e-Commerce businesses, OTTO, which will co-present with CGTrader in the NRF 2020 Exhibitor Big Ideas speaker track.
Big Ideas Presentation on 3D Visualization for
Retail – Stage 3, Expo, Level 1;
January 12, 3:15 – 3:45 pm
December 19th, 2019
The results of the 2019 CGTrader Scholarship Challenge are in. Students from all over the world were challenged to write an essay on the topic of “The Future of Real-World Environment with Augmented Reality. ” Eligibility requirements were:
- Minimum 2.5 GPA
- Must be high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student;
- Enrolled full-time in an academic institution Jan 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019.
In the end, 600 students participated! The essays we received were thought-provoking and very creative but only one can be chosen to win the 1 st Place Prize of a $2000 scholarship.