Sherman Ventures is the entrepreneurial holding company of Christopher V. Sherman (Chris Sherman)

Since 1994, Chris has founded a number of companies spanning media, events, web networks and services, online music and electronic commerce. Industries covered have included games, toys, social media, virtual words, mobile, entrepreneurism, the beauty industry and the film and recording industry.


Engage Digital

Past Companies

Beauty Show Management, LLC
The Game Initiative and Austin Game Conference (sold to UBM TechWeb in 2006)
Texas Entrepreneur Initiative / AustinXL
UGO Networks (sold to Actionworld, Inc. in 1998 – now owned by IGN)
ProActive Media / Multimedia Wire (sold to Phillips Publishing in 1996)


Reach me by email at

chris @ engagedigital.com

fax: 512-692-2532

P.O. Box 200489
Austin, TX   78720-0489