Creator Community Media Studios for Coworking

 

Gryp Studios provide creative co-working production spaces with collaborative media resources for photography, video and audio projects. The goal is to empower, support and inspire community members to create more media, in-house, more frequently and for lower costs. Coworking spaces can differentiate from competitors and earn revenues from rentals!

Our studios include a locally based trained 'Gryp Media Creator' Production Assistant (PA) to support your co-working community with installations, upkeep, media resources, professional rental equipment and more custom productions!
 


Empower your members to become media creators

 

Our flagship location and partnership is with the Port Workspaces, where we've collaborated to create the Port Studio, located at 344 20th St. the Kaiser Mall in downtown Oakland, CA. This very active studio offer co-working members, professionals, businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs an opportunity with media resources to create engaging multimedia (photo, video, audio) content all in-house. This partnership supports over 1,000 community members and extends into the local business community!

Each Gryp Media Studio comes complete with green-white-black fabric backdrops for your self-managed photo and video productions and audio recordings in a sound-proofed room. The studio includes diffused video lights on stands, video tripods for all members to leverage for their media productions. Members are allocated hours for usage and can easily reserve the studios (like a conference room) on your membership platform of choice!

 

COMMUNITY + COLLABORATION + CO-WORKING = GRYP
 


BENEFITS OF GRYP STUDIOS FOR YOUR CO-WORKING SPACE:

  • CREATE A NEW REVENUE STREAM TO OFF-SET STUDIO MONTHLY FEES
  • DIFFERENTIATE YOUR CO-WORKING SPACES FROM THE COMPETITION
  • OFFER A HIGHLY VALUABLE RESOURCE TO ALL COMMUNITY MEMBERS
  • CO-BRAND VIDEO PRODUCTIONS WITH MEMBERS (FOR MARKETING)
  • FEATURE YOUR MEMBER PROJECTS AS A CONTENT STRATEGY
  • EMPOWER ALL YOUR MEMBERS TO BECOME MEDIA CREATORS

Watch the rental process at Port Workspaces  as hosts of the Gryp community studio for photo, video and audio creators!

The Port Studio features video/photo backdrops, video lights, tripods, green stools for in-house media production needs!

The Port Studio features video/photo backdrops, video lights, tripods, green stools for in-house media production needs!


PRODUCTION SERVICES

Offering members and local business community members full service professional video production and photography sessions at our studios or on-location.

community members CAN leverage:

  1. Reserve the Port Studio (as a conference room), complete with photo/video backdrops, lights and tripods (this gear is all accessible for Port + Gryp members), listed here on Cobot (registration needed in advance). Visit portworkspaces.com

  2. Request support from BHMC -  Supplying pro media equipment; Sony A7II 24mp full-frame camera, 24-70mm lens, Sony flash, Sennheiser lavalier microphone to record + document your media project. (Rates discounted for members)*

  3. Multimedia Strategy Consultations for photo-video-audio productions and support including effective and efficient multimedia plans, video scripting, photo-video productions, post-production editing, online channel development for sharing!

                                                 *Membership rates dependent upon productions custom needs.
 


SF BAY AREA RENTAL OPTIONS


CLICK TO JOIN OUR MEETUP GROUP

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GRYP MEDIA CREATORS • MEETUP GROUP

 

JOIN OUR MEETUP GROUP TO ATTEND UPCOMING LIVE MEETINGS + EVENTS!

Gryp Media Creators Meetup at Port Workspaces roof deck area... all kinds of media creators attended! 

Gryp Media Creators Meetup at Port Workspaces roof deck area... all kinds of media creators attended! 


Past GRYP Media Creators Meetups 

√ Developing Thought Leadership via Media, Nextspace, Santa Cruz

√ Leveraging Media for Leadership at NewCo Bay Area

√ Live Streaming + Greenscreen Overview at Puble Studios, SF

√ Creating LIVE Stories on Instagram + Snapchat at Port Workspaces

√ Boost Your Biz Media Strategies at WeWork in Berkeley

√ Meet the Creators: Spotlight on California + SoulBeat TV

 


 

 

 

 

 

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THE MEDIA CREATORS DILEMMA

Modern creators often work in silos, alone, cut off from others to collaborate with. They're seeking support, creative inspiration and a new community to collaborate with.  

Meet Our Solution...

Gryp locations are local media hubs for photographers, videographers, audio techs, editors, enthusiasts and develop a supportive creative collaborative community to support them! 

Gryp locations are local media hubs for photographers, videographers, audio techs, editors, enthusiasts and develop a supportive creative collaborative community to support them! 

GRYP (pronounced grip) is a member based multimedia production community, created to provide an increased opportunity and support network for:

 √ Videographers

√ Media Editors

√ Still Photographers

√ Audio Professionals

 √ Creatives & Enthusiasts

Our goals are to build new business connections, reduce overhead costs and provide a shared collaborative workspace for increased growth. This bold creator community is supported by a collective of multimedia professionals, with access to shared production media equipment and educational resources!

 

 

GRYP communities serve local business communities as a media hub resource centers and memberships can apply to all locations!

GRYP has roots in Oakland, CA started at the Supernatural Factory, a creative media space... now based in the Port Workspaces in Oakland, CA

GRYP has roots in Oakland, CA started at the Supernatural Factory, a creative media space... now based in the Port Workspaces in Oakland, CA

COLLABORATION + MOTIVATION

Creativity • Freedom • COMMUNITY • CO-WORKING 

GRYP is inspired by the hardest working multimedia creators, motivated by a desire to evolve creative productions by leveraging shared skills + building new relationships. By 2020, over 40% of the workforce will be freelancers, temps, independent contractors and solo-preneurs, 78% of co-workers now are under the age of 40%. People want to love their workspace, interact with others and feel more confident in their skills.Below are some impressive co-working related data that is sure to inspire! 

  • 92% of co-workers LOVE their space
  • 91% have better interactions with others
  • 90% feel more confident
  • 70% feel an increase in well-being
  • 87% start a project with another co-worker
  • 60% become more effective
  • 50% make more money

Statistics provided by Kumu Thrive - GRYP Market Study 2015


The always dynamic and shifting San Francisco Bay Area is our home!

The always dynamic and shifting San Francisco Bay Area is our home!

SF BAY AREA COMMUNITY

Gryp members are professionals and enthusiasts leveraging a variety of media skills, values alignment and a desire to develop strong community. Members share multimedia skills within the community, as well as, into each local community. Members are encouraged to share knowledge, educate, inspire and offer rental of personal production equipment within the community. Our content and productions seek to be transformative in nature, revolutionary and inspiring content.Learn more about our target marketing of members:

  • Pro Video Creators - Avg. age 38, 90% male, $85k income, shoot +4 times per week, seeks professional studio, rentals / community
  • Pro Photographers - Owns pro gear, avg. $65k income, shoots 2-3 per month, needs studio/rentals, seeking collaboration/community
  • Independent Filmmakers - 50/50 men to women, directors, producers or DPs, avg. $50k per year, seeking mentoring/community
  • Audio Pros + Editors - Seeking more full-time project work, own professional audio equipment, seeking new business leads/community
  • Assistants, Artists + Creatives - Seeking more part-time incomes, desire to learn, seeking creative outlets/community

arket and demographic information provided by Kumu Thrive, read more in the Gryp Market Study


CREATOR OPPORTUNITIES

Gryp members can earn increased revenue by: referring new business leads and existing clients for complimentary projects (ex. a photographer recommending a video editor), renting of the production spaces and members own equipment (P2P person to person - such as cameraLends.com). By collaborating and referring we can all WIN! Join the community today.


GRYP VISION


Multimedia productions will become a shared collaborative experience, as content producers transforms our media driven culture. The Gryp vision is to inspire media creators, build a community of professionals, lower media barriers, increase opportunities, educate and evolve productions.


THE GRYP STUDIO HQ

Brick House Media Co has an on-going partnership with PORT WORKSPACES in downtown Oakland, since July 2016.
 

The Port Studio is a new Gryp community space for photo, video and audio creators to support professionals and create "gripping" content!

The Port Studio is a new Gryp community space for photo, video and audio creators to support professionals and create "gripping" content!

344 20th St. Oakland, CA 94612 inside Port Workspaces

LEARN MORE:

GRYP Startup profile: angel.co/gryp

Advisory Group : Kumu Thrive

Founding Director: Jared Brick


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