Invest in the Metaverse

Looking Glass Labs provides shareholders with diversified access to the NFT markets, with multiple revenue streams and significant growth opportunities.

House of Kibaa Revenue Model

HoK deploys a tiered revenue model that began with the commercial launch of its Genesis Membership NFT in Q2 2021, followed by continued investments in research and development to drive revenues from five streams.

Asset Design

Creating 3D assets for existing NFT communities to be used in the HoK metaverse.

Exclusive Drops

Exclusive NFT drops with popular brands, public figures, and influencers.

Minting as a Service

HoK will offer a full-service NFT minting service for NFT communities and brands.

Royalties

Collecting secondary sale royalties from HoK NFT assets.

Merchandise Sales

Sales of physical goods from our most popular brands and assets.

Initial Revenue Streams

As of October 13, 2021, HOK’s first NFT drops and membership sales have generated over $7M in revenue.

Genesis Membership

Initially minted Genesis Memberships were sold by HoK for US$500 each, generating ~US$490,000 in proceeds over a four-week period.

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The Genzero Drop

HoK devised a generative series of 10,000 unique 3D avatars, called GenZeroes, which it sold to in a wildly anticipated NFT sale on September 30, 2021. In under forty minutes, all 10,000 GenZero NFTs were sold and delivered to the blockchain wallets of 3,000 new owners resulting in ~CAD$6.2M in revenue.

As of October 7, 2021 nearly CAD$1M in GenZero NFT resales have occurred of which HoK achieves a lifetime royalty stream of 5% on all resales.

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Meet our leadership team

We've assembled a team with diversified interests in NFTs and cryptocurrencies, with significant public markets experience.

Dorian Banks
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Banks is an international serial entrepreneur, having started dozens of businesses in Europe, Africa, Asia and North and South America. For over 25 years, he has primarily worked in the tech, agri-tech and blockchain sectors. Mr. Banks primarily works to identify up-and-coming trends, develop a business model and turn the idea into a successful business. He has also consulted globally on the sectors he has most expertise. Mr. Banks has served on over a dozen public Boards and taken his own startups to the public markets such as MetroBridge Networks which he started as a one-man operation. He also has served in larger corporations such as Chief Knowledge Officer of Voith GmbH in Germany. He continues as Managing Director of Design Build Research, a non-profit educating around sustainable building practices. 

Jason Nguyen
Chief Creative Officer

Mr. Nguyen has had over 10 years’ experience in the animation and technology sector with renowned animation studios and positions in tech start- ups. He was a Lead Previsualisation/Layout Artist at the entertainment company WildBrain, as well as at CineSite Studios, where he worked on the animation for the Adams Family 2 movie. Mr. Nguyen acted as Chief Operating Officer at TrueToke, a luxury cannabis accessories company, from March 2020 to April 2021. He has held the position of Project Manager at Paperbox Studio since February 2021. Mr. Nguyen has been a blockchain investor and researcher since 2017.

Francis Rowe
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Rowe is a Partner at Dickson CPAs in Victoria, BC where he provides accounting, tax and business advisory services. In addition, he currently serves as a Director and Chief Financial Officer for several private entities. Mr. Rowe holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Northern British Columbia and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia.

Neil Stevenson-Moore
Chief Product Officer

A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Stevenson-Moore was the CEO and founder of StylePixi, a retail technology company that leverages Artificial Intelligence and advanced algorithms to disrupt the $25 trillion dollar retail market. Building off the success of StylePixi, Neil moved to London UK as he was selected to be the head of online giant Farfetch’s “Store of the Future”. Farfetch is recognized as a world leader in consumer retail technology and is currently valued in excess of $1.5B. Neil has since co-founded and helped to build SportNinja into a fast growing player in the $200B amatuer sports industry. Mr. Stevenson-Moore brings a wealth of consumer engagement and marketing experience to the Looking Glass team, and will be instrumental in developing an exciting go to market strategy.

Meet our Board of Directors

Looking Glass Labs has appointed board members with significant capital markets and financial expertise to help guide the company.

Adam Deffett
Director

Mr. Deffett is a senior capital markets professional with over 15 years of experience in the Canadian equity markets. Mr. Deffett began his career at RBC Capital Markets and has held senior positions in both sales and trading at various Canadian banks and independent dealers, most recently as Managing Director and Head of Institutional Sales at Laurentian Bank. He has extensive experience in capital raising, shareholder communication and capital markets strategy. Mr. Deffett is also the interim CEO and vice president of capital markets of KetamineOne Capital Limited. Mr. Deffett graduated with a Bachelors of Commerce from the University of Calgary and is a CFA Charterholder.

Patrick O’Flaherty
Director

Mr. O’Flaherty is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst. He also holds a degree in Economics from Union College, in Schenectady, NY. Mr. O’Flaherty has several years of experience in financial services, including public accounting and wealth management. He has worked for a recognized accounting firm and two recognized banking institutions.

Carl Chow
Director

Mr. Chow is a telecommunications Consultant, at Shaw Communications responsible for designing, implementing, and upgrading cost-effective telecommunication systems for both residential and commercial clientele. Mr. Chow served on the board of directors for a Singapore domiciled company, Interact Investments Inc., from 2010 to 2015. Mr. Chow held a position as an Investor Relations senior manager for NewAge Financing Limited, from 2006 until 2009. His role and responsibilities were composed of liaising with start-up companies and locating strategic Venture Capital funding. Prior to this position he served as CEO and director of Meadow Springs, Inc. and as a director of Lido Minerals Corp. (now Highlander Silver Corp.) Mr. Chow completed a diploma in Financial Management from the British Columbia Institution of Technology.

News Releases

The latest news and news releases from Looking Glass Labs and our subsidiaries.

Looking Glass Labs Announces Metaverse Land Sale of Pocket Dimension by House of Kibaa Looking Glass Labs Announces Metaverse Land Sale of Pocket Dimension by House of Kibaa
March 31, 2022

Looking Glass Labs Announces Metaverse Land Sale of Pocket Dimension by House of Kibaa

Looking Glass Labs Adds Global Brand Veteran Ryan Lassi as SVP of Marketing for House of KibaaLooking Glass Labs Adds Global Brand Veteran Ryan Lassi as SVP of Marketing for House of Kibaa
March 28, 2022

Looking Glass Labs Adds Global Brand Veteran Ryan Lassi as SVP of Marketing for House of Kibaa

Looking Glass Labs to Present at the 2022 Maxim Virtual Growth ConferenceLooking Glass Labs to Present at the 2022 Maxim Virtual Growth Conference
March 25, 2022

Looking Glass Labs to Present at the 2022 Maxim Virtual Growth Conference

Looking Glass Labs CEO and CCO to Speak at Conferences in Los Angeles and MiamiLooking Glass Labs CEO and CCO to Speak at Conferences in Los Angeles and Miami
March 23, 2022

Looking Glass Labs CEO and CCO to Speak at Conferences in Los Angeles and Miami

Looking Glass Labs Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial ResultsLooking Glass Labs Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results
March 18, 2022

Looking Glass Labs Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Looking Glass Labs Appoints Ben Yu to Advisory BoardLooking Glass Labs Appoints Ben Yu to Advisory Board
March 17, 2022

Looking Glass Labs Appoints Ben Yu to Advisory Board

LGL in the Media

E-Crypto News
Apr 2022

Ryan Lassi of Looking Glass Labs Explains Metaverse Marketing And More

Strategy Online
Apr 2022

Corner Office Shifts: Leadership changes at GM

Numeró Netherlands
Apr 2022

In Conversation with Aleks Paunovic

Geek Wire
Mar 2022

Tech Moves: Sea.citi CEO steps down; Redfin adds board member; Radian taps strategy exec

PR Week
Mar 2022

Looking Glass Labs Brings on Ryan Lassi

Techcouver
Mar 2022

Looking Glass Labs Adds Global Brand Veteran as SVP of Marketing for House of Kibaa

Proactive
Mar 2022

Looking Glass Labs says it is working hard to make House of Kibaa's Project Origin a reality

Deadline
Mar 2022

‘Van Helsing’ Duo Among Cast To Join NFT Series ‘GenZeroes’

Edge of NFT Podcast
Mar 2022

Dorian Banks (House Of Kibaa/Looking Glass Labs) & Aleks Paunovic (Gen Zeroes Actor/Exec Producer), Plus Musk’s Maybe Bored Ape, Minecraft In Web3, And More

Deadline
Feb 2022

‘GenZeroes’: Paul “Big Show” Wight & ‘The 100’ Star Richard Harmon Among Cast To Join Sci-Fi NFT Series

Protocol
Feb 2022

Nft Fees Are Too High. Here’s How To Fix Them.

Midas Letter Live
Feb 2022

What Is An Nft? How To Create, Buy & Market Digital Assets | Looking Glass Labs $NFTX

Proactive
Jan 2022

Fake world problems: How data mining, online trolls and age-control will challenge the metaverse economy

Deadline
Jan 2022

‘Hawkeye’ & ‘Van Helsing’s Aleks Paunovic To Lead NFT Sci-Fi Series ‘GenZeroes’

Daily Express
Jan 2022

Hawkeye's Ivan Banionis star lands huge new role away from Disney+ series

Currency.com
Dec 2021

Best penny cryptocurrency to invest in 2022: From metaverse to meme coins

E-Crypto News
Dec 2021

Looking‌ ‌Glass‌ ‌Labs‌ ‌Explain‌ ‌Their‌ ‌Metaverse-Ready‌ ‌3D‌ ‌Asset‌ ‌NFTs‌ ‌and‌ ‌More‌ ‌

Techcouver
Dec 2021

Six NFT Stories That Defined Vancouver’s Web3 Emergence

Business Insider
Dec 2021

Nike just snapped up a virtual sneaker brand with a huge valuation. The CEO of a digital agency behind a $4.5 million NFT sale shares 3 ways fashion brands could shape the metaverse — and an under-the-radar virtual world to watch.

Protocol
Dec 2021

What do you buy when you buy an NFT?

Capital.com
Dec 2021

The Rise of NFT Companies Floating on the Stock Market

Wealth Professional
Dec 2021

How do you pick a good cryptocurrency fund?

Techcouver
Dec 2021

Looking Glass Labs To Create Metaverse-Ready 3D Assets for Popular NFT Collections

Currency.com
Nov 2021

New NFT projects: Digital art in the frame