The world of entertainment can be a grueling career choice. John Textor has not only made that choice, but has navigated the world of entertainment flawlessly. Over a long career John has developed the contacts and the experience needed to be a major player in the entertainment and digital imagery fields.
Mr. Textor began his career with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Wesleyan University in 1987. He went on to co-found a company by the name of Wyndcrest Holdings in 1997. He worked and kept persevering and eventually became their managing partner. Wyndcrest Holdings is a company that focuses on the internet, telecommunications and the entertainment industry.
In 1999 John Textor became the director of The Parent Company and Baby Universe. These are companies that deal primarily with children’s products. These are not his only experience laden positions on his resumee. John has extensive experience in upper management as well.
One such position is as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sims Snowboards. He was also the founding director of Lydian Trust Company and VirtualBank.com. More recent experience has put John in the positon of Chief Executive Officer of Digital Domain Productions and Digital Domain Media Group in 2006.
John Textor is presently serving as the Executive Chairman of Pulse Evolution Corporation. This is a comapny that deals with digital productions. Specifically they specialize in the application of computer generated human likenesses. His work has been featured at many major functions that have been televised around the world.
One such accolade on Mr Textor’s experience is the human likeness provided for the Benjamin Button movie. Most of the major part of the movie included a computer generated actor. This likeness was so lifelike that it was nominated for a major award. Textor has taken these computer generated likenesses even a step further.
Music awards feature performers in live events. One such likeness that Textor provided for a recent Music Award Ceremony was Michael Jackson. He made this likeness so real that people in the audience actually thought they were seeing the real thing.
Other famous people that Textor has replicated as computer generated likenesses include Marilyn Monroe, Tupac Shakur and even Elvis Presley. His work has remained unmatched by other major entertainment media groups and his talent for making these images appear real is uncanny.
Truly an expert at his field, John Textor has excelled in what he loves and does best.