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    Posted April 18, 2014 by
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    From Drawings to Disney: How Walt Disney Inspired Harry Vested

    He turned an office into one of the most notable motion picture companies in the world, a few pencil lines of a mouse into one of the world's most well-known fictional characters and created a theme park known as the happiest place in the world. Walt Disney transformed the world of cartoon animation. Harry Vested Jr., CEO of Gravity Collection, plans on doing the same to the world of exteme sports.

    One of Harry's biggest influences and source of inpsiration, aside from wife Beve Dowlen Vested, is Walt Disney. Similar to how Walt Disney changed how the world reviews cartoon animation, Harry Vested strives to capture moments in extreme sports where audiences can recognize, appreciate and admire the talent behind the dirtbike, on the surfboard or in the sky.

    With Harry Vested's experienced team and award winning producers, Gravity Collection has over 2,000 hours of content including a 3-D series showing top action sports. This company is expected to become the content provider and premiere destination for the loyal extreme, adrenaline action adventure sports fans and plans to launch a broad variety of media properties. Gravity Collection Inc. expects to increase its focus on creating and expanding a franchise of originally produced programming which is expected to serve as a launching pad for all of its future content needs in 3-D.

    Gravity Collection is one of the largest and most awarded collection of television and film content. The GCI branded channel and apps will showcase hundreds of hours of top action and outdoor sports programming as well as live events. This includes originally produced television content feature films, shorts, and clips from the worlds best producers and filmmakers in the action or sports genre.

    Gravity Collection’s plan to expand its national and global reach with key acquisition programming, distribution, and branding. Since 2005, it has gathered an outstanding library and is one of the largest content providers of action sports, cross-secting all disciplines such as skiing, mountain biking, hang gliding, surfing, snowboarding, B.A.S.E. jumping, wind surfing, kite surfing, rock climbing and anything else classified as a sport.

    “Action sports in China are experiencing a growth phase now," said Vested. "From the content and athletes to the events and brands, establishing a presence in Beijing will support the company’s growth initiative in this market and throughout Asia."

    Gravity Collection's mission is to deliver the largest library of best-in-class action and outdoor sports films, original content and live events to a global audience. Since its establishment in 2005, it has the purpose of acquiring vast amounts of action sports content with the main intention of displaying the content to a wide market of followers on various platforms. Gravity Collection Inc. represents the interests of some of the most influential filmmakers and recognizable brands by maximizing value through comprehensive multi-platform rights.

    Other influences who inspire Harry Vested include Ted Turner, the original ESPN founders, Bill and Scott Rasmussen and Howard Cossell, all of whom have heavily impacted their chosen field of work.
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