I love to lead product and teams and that's pretty much what I've been doing in my entire career in the games industry. Most recently a VP/GM, I've done my fair share of studio management as well, both in my own startups and in companies where I worked at.
Award-winning Advocate, Forbes' Women 50 Over 50 Vision List, Public Speaker, Advisor, Geographer and Culturalization Pioneer at Geogrify, Executive Director of the Global Game Jam, CXO & Co-Founder at SetJetters
Brent Bushnell is CEO & Roustabout of Two Bit Circus, a Los Angeles-based experiential entertainment company. The interdisciplinary team strives to create immersive, social fun and is building a network of micro-amusement parks featuring free-roam VR, robot bartenders, an interactive supper club and more. They’ve captured VR content for brands like the NFL, NBA, Indy and the Olympics for activations at the Super Bowl, All Star Games and in retail. The company regularly serves as immersive entertainment partners for brands and location-based facilities. Previously, Brent was the on-camera inventor for the ABC show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. He was a founding member of the creative collective that created stunts for brands like Google and Disney and helped OK Go build the Rube Goldberg machine for their viral This Too Shall Pass music video that garnered 50+ million views on YouTube. Brent is chairman of the Two Bit Circus Foundation, a 501(c)(3), that deploys STEAM-based programs to inspire students about invention and operates annual STEAM Carnivals bringing the excitement of STEM & STEAM to communities around the world. He is a Sir Edmund Hillary Fellow and enjoys mentoring in entrepreneurship.