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Ashley Crowder

Co-Founder and CEO
Los Angeles, CA

Ashley Crowder is a driven visionary who leverages her engineering background to guide VNTANA’s overall direction and technology development. She co-founded VNTANA in 2012 with the goal of allowing people to be in multiple venues at the same time. Since then VNTANA has created the first scalable and interactive hologram system, which has been used by major brands including Microsoft, Nike, Intel​, Mercedes-Benz and Pepsi. Prior to co-founding VNTANA she graduated from USC with a bachelors and masters in engineering and gained valuable manufacturing experience at Gulfstream, Northrop Grumman and BP. She also gained experience in event production at MTV Networks in Los Angeles and INCA Productions in London, planning events to be executed in multiple countries.

Crowder has been a speaker at TEDx Venice,​ ​Augmented World Expo, Internet Summit, Digital Summit,​ ​the World Economic Forum’s Global Growth Companies & Technology Pioneers, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and others.