As the Executive Producer at Stimulant, Sherri Nevins’ interest in human motivation drives her passion for storytelling and desire to create meaningful user experiences. Formerly a producer and writer for Antenna International, her former projects have won seven industry awards for outstanding interpretation and user experience design in digital media. Sherri continued on to produce large scale, gesture driven, interactive technologies for museums, trade shows and healthcare.
Josh Santangelo set out on a career in a creative field but quickly turned to technology, becoming Stimulant’s first example of the “creative technician” that has become the hallmark of our engineering team. A seventeen-year agency veteran, he has combined a keen aesthetic sense with a commitment to rigorous engineering practice on countless interactive projects. Josh is responsible for all of Stimulant’s engineering efforts, including software development, testing, deployment, and support.
Kyle Bañuelos is Co-Founder and CEO of dotdotdash - a Portland-based creative technology and production studio specialized in the ideation, design, & realization of cutting-edge experiences.
A multidisciplinary team of designers, media artists and engineers, dotdotdash's events, permanent installations and integrated campaign experiences have thrived within within major theme parks, premier hospitality destinations, NBA All Star, Super Bowl, and festivals including Art Basel, Lollapalooza and SXSW.
Andrew Merriam is the Director of Business Development at Top Level Design, LLC. His knowledge of ICANN and the DNS industry comes from years with ICANNWiki, where he managed the site, including its fundraising and content, and represented the project at every ICANN meeting since 2011. While still active in ICANN policy development, he now leads corporate and TLD specific strategies. He is in awe of the Internet and values the chance to contribute to its continued development.
Matt Pyke is a UK based artist and designer. He is the founder and director of Universal Everything, a digital art and design studio inventing new forms of moving image for the screens of the future.
With a background in botanical and technical illustration as well as design and typography, Matt Pyke’s work explores the tension between abstract and figurative form. His expressive, vibrant digital artworks are embodied with emergent life and anthropomorphism.
Stewart Bailey is founder of Intu Design, an Ottawa, Canada-based consultancy specializing in the design of amenities for public spaces. Intu develops site-specific solutions for signage, wayfinding, interpretation and furnishings for interior and exterior environments.