Design Futures Lecture: John Poisson
John Poisson, the founder and CEO of Tiny Pictures, Inc., is a ten-year veteran of the film and television business. John most recently led mobile media research and design for Sony R&D in Tokyo, focusing on developing market-enabling applications for cameraphones and other media-rich devices.
Before Sony, he founded Meteor Studios, one of Canada's largest digital animation studios. He was also previously president and executive producer of Icestorm Digital studio and held design and product marketing positions at Softimage and Avid Technology.
John earned his undergraduate degree in cinematography from Boston University, where he also later served as an adjunct professor in the graduate film program.