We are an experienced team that delivers world class results
Design ● Development ● Storyboarding
Johan Yang served as CEO at Futuretown Inc., a Taiwanese tech company he cofounded specializing in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality content.
For the past 15 years of his career in tech, Johan spent the majority of his time in Vancouver and Taipei leading teams to successfully launch over 15 hardware and software products to the North American and Asian markets for the smartphone, film, and video game industry.
With his diverse experience, versatile skill set, and strong sensibility to different design methodologies and work culture from both the West and the East, Johan is instrumental in driving growth to the businesses he has led and establishing strategic partners around the world.
Engineering ● QA ● Deployment
Justin Liebregts is a designer-coder-entrepreneur hybrid with 15 years of experience in the web and tech industry, 10 years in the interactive entertainment industry, 3 years in VR/AR, and 10 years as an entrepreneur.
As co-founder of Futuretown, he played an integral role in the dawn of VR and AR game development. He's worn many hats in his career--designer, software engineer, development manager, producer, game designer, interface designer, user experience designer, and industrial designer. With these hats, Justin has a unique ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects and solve complex problems.
Mixed Reality ● AI ● Computer Vision
Aaron Hilton is an entrepreneur, technologist and digital creative with more than 20 years of experience of working with immersive technology. Aaron has deep roots in VR/MR and 3D engine, iOS app development, game creation, real-time visual effects, video scripting and production, and most importantly user experience design. He is the Founder and President of Steampunk Digital, a mixed-reality studio known for their work on Occipital’s mixed reality engine.
He is also the founder of the VanVR, Western Canada’s largest community that promotes the VR creative scene. When he’s not modelling the latest wireless VR headset, Aaron can be found tinkering with electronics, throwing people with Aikido chop-chops, or riding a horse.
UX Design ● Creative Vision ● Research
Alex Chuang is a serial entrepreneur, community builder and ux designer. Having sold his first company in 2013, Alex went on and co-founded Western Canada’s leading tech incubator, Launch Academy. Since 2012, Launch Academy has helped over 600 startups raise over $150M and created more than 1000 jobs.
In 2015, he was recognized for Best in Social Entrepreneurship by Notable Awards and was also named Top 30 under 30 by BC Business.
Alex currently sits on the board of the VR/AR Association in Vancouver and chairs the advisory board at Open AR Cloud. He also produces AWE Nite Vancouver to advance the augmented reality industry.
VR/AR Consulting ● Community ● Strategy
Dan is the President of The VR/AR Association in Vancouver and BC, an international organization designed to foster collaboration between innovative companies and people in the virtual reality, mixed reality and augmented reality ecosystem that accelerates growth, fosters research and education, helps develop industry standards, connects member organizations and promotes the services of member companies.
Dan and his team helped Vancouver become a global leader in VR/AR. He also led Business Development and Partnerships at Archiact and helped it grow into one of the worlds largest dedicated VR/MR content & strategy studio.
Dan is the recipient of the 2018 BIV 40 under 40 award.
Development ● WebXR ● Spatial Computing
Josue Pacheco is a seasoned software developer with over 10 years of experience crafting interactive experiences. He has been researching emerging technologies and applying them to solve business problems in the Marketing, Hospitality, Mining, Entertainment and Real Estate industries sharing knowledge along the way. He is a founding member of the VR/AR Association and the Open AR Cloud organization.