Dana Xavier Dojnik
Panelist: Dana Xavier Dojnik
Title: Strategy Lead at Foundry 45| Advisor to PolyPort | Invest Atlanta Creative Industries Board | Speaker | AR/VR Evangelist
Company: Foundry 45
Bio: Dana Xavier Dojnik is an idea-generator and energy creator. Much of her career success has been leading teams through a creative evolution, primarily focused on innovation and immersive technology. She’s experienced across multiple industries and has worked with some of the world's most beloved brands: REI, American Cancer Society, IHG, Georgia Pacific, AT&T, Liz Claiborne, Porsche, Southern Company, Ford Motor Company, Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin and Starwood.
Dana understands that the 3D world is complex and integration with other frontier technologies like AI, Machine Learning, Robotics and Blockchain are imminent in order to be successful in the current digital transformation. Her personal goal is to bridge the gap between leading edge tech and non-profits who are ready to adapt and discover the multitude of solutions in the AR/VR ecosphere. In May, she traveled to Uganda to film her first VR/360 film about the Batwa people which will debut this Fall.
Dana is an accomplished speaker and moderator. Her featured talks have occurred at SXSW 2018, PRSA, Social Fresh, General Assembly, as well as various corporate other client events. She has 20+ years of experience in the digital domain, from her early New York advertising days to her growing success in the thriving Atlanta immersive tech scene. Today she is Lead Strategist at Foundry 45. Locally, Dana sits on the Invest Atlanta Creative Industries Advisory Board and is on the Board for the Outreach Advisory Committee for Grant Park. Nationally, she is a member of the AR/VR Association and is 6x century cyclist through Team-in-Training for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Click here to support Dana's efforts to support the beautiful Batwa people (formerly known as pygmies) of South West Uganda: https://www.gofundme.com/growingnewroots360vr/
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