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Gil Baron

As CEO & Cofounder at Mindshow Gil Baron brings his vast expertise in storytelling and the digital effects process to make storytelling possible in Virtual Reality. Mindshow is creating revolutionary software for creativity and collaboration around storytelling in VR, and has been at the forefront of thought leadership in the space since the company’s founding in 2014. 

Before launching Mindshow, Gil was a creative director, visual effects supervisor and an active DGA guild director who created graphically driven commercials for award winning directors and nationally recognized brand names.  Gil has built teams and scaled operations successfully - as such, he was part of an executive team that nurtured Method Studios strategic growth from less than 30 to over 600 employees in over 9 locations worldwide.  As a CG technical supervisor for feature films, he created the 3d for the signature CG bullet wake effects on the first Matrix bullet time sequences, in addition to many additional feature credits.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, November 2

4:00pm PDT