Meet the 2016 Creative >> Founder Lab participants.

We are getting closer to the end of the Creative >> Founder Lab program! We have creatives from around the world working on amazing projects, including a weather app, networking communities and creative technology studios. As the program comes to an end, we invite the public to meet some of the participants that are part of this year’s cohort and don’t miss the closing night where the participants will present their projects!




Name: Iyabo Boyd
Project: Feedback Loop

Feedback Loop is a documentary consulting non-profit that offers dynamic feedback and strategy for documentary filmmakers from a circle of esteemed gatekeepers and advisors in film funding, editing, festivals, and distribution.

Erica Sanchez


Name: Erica Sanchez

Project: A Weather Planner for travelers where, trough a personalized forecast made by a meteorologist, you could be able to organize your travel calendar according to how the weather is going to be, in outdoor or indoor activities. Plus, events and real-time information. Smart traveling.

Name: John Benton
Project: LiVRary

LiVRrary makes stories for VR that give users agency to co-create narrative. The Founders Lab has been brilliant for distilling our ideas into their essence.

Name: TeLisa D

FlyTechnista is a professional & social networking community, that helps to bridge the gap between women & girls and access to education, resources, and career & entrepreneurship opportunities in technology.



Name: Alfredo Gil
Project: Pilot

Pilot is a personal assistant for creative people. It’s the talent agent you wish you had.



Name: Sadah Espii Proctor
Project: Espii Studio (tentative title)

Espii Studio is a production company that develops and produces immersive and interactive experiences for audiences. The company challenges and disrupts the boundaries between art and technology by embracing both spectacle and story. We will focus on storytelling across multiple platforms and with emerging technologies.



Name: Mandy Mandelstein

Luxloop is a creative technology studio that focuses on finding new ways to captivate and inspire our fellow humans. We explore story applications of new and near-future technology to enable engaging interactive experiences that evoke wonder and foster a sense of discovery. The importance of branding and defining why you do what you do, before trying to tell other people about what you do.

Don’t miss the final presentations and closing reception of the Creative >> Founder Lab Program on July 27th, at 6:30pm. This is a free event. You can register here.