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Mark Alan

Founder & CEO

Virtual Tour App (VTA)



Austin, Texas - United States



Mark Gipson founded Virtual Tour App (VTA) in Austin, Texas in December of 2012. [12/12/12] He is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a background in economic development for the State of Texas and he gained his technology commercialization experience at the University of Texas IC2 “Think Tank” working with his mentor Dr. George Kozmetsky and advising start-ups at the Austin Technology Incubator. He also served as co-director of the University of Texas School of Architecture Center for Sustainable Development. Mark is a local Austin high tech entrepreneur, native to the Texas Gulf Coast and avid world traveler. Virtual Tour App is a leading interactive virtual tour production and mobile app development company that has helped grow some of the world’s most successful brands. Our strategy? We’re in the business of growing our clients’ business. We’re a full-service virtual tour production company but our work goes beyond just making world-class interactive virtual tours. We work with our clients to discover and define how they can use our virtual tour app technology to grow and translate that vision into reality. Our people make a difference and we help our non-profit and business clients showcase their success in a new way. Virtual Tour App was featured at the 2014 SXSWi Interactive Festival and on the cover of the Austin Business Journal for competing against tech giant Google in the virtual tour market. Keywords: Mark Alan Gipson, Virtual Tour App (VTA), 360 tours, HD virtual tours, HDR virtual tours, virtual tour app,, media production service, interactive media, branding, public relations, PR, brand marketing, website development, mobile app development, digital marketing, digital advertising, digital media, Google Competitor, Google Business Photos Competitor, Google Street View Competitor, interactive virtual tour production service