Andy Kleinman

Founder & CEO

With over 20 years working in the intersection of entertainment and technology, Andy started his first company at the age of 17 and has always been interested in the evolution of entertainment platforms across film, television, gaming and music.

Andy has held senior executive roles at The Walt Disney Company, Zynga and Scopely, where he helped launch and grow major gaming titles such as Avengers Alliance, The Walking Dead: Road to Survival, and Words With Friends. As a film producer, his passion has been working with promising filmmakers telling unique stories, such as Jauja, starring Viggo Mortensen, which won the Critics Award at the Cannes Film Festival, or Blacktino, which premiered as the Opening Night film at South by Southwest.

His latest company Wonder, currently in stealth mode, is working on building the next generation platform for interactive content and games, and they are set to unveil their flagship product in 2019.

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