Nominated “Best Traditional Artist Turned NFT Artist” NFTNYC. Graduate of the esteemed American Academy of Art, Makersplace & OpenSea Verified Artist J.J. made an historic NFT sale at a premier NYC auction house alongside Banksy & Warhol as covered in the Chicago Tribune. His diverse body of work has been featured on Good Morning America, SportsCenter’s Top Plays, & brought comedian George Lopez to tears. His parody collection of Happy Little Hairdos has cemented Bob Ross’s legacy into NFTs.
Cynnie Jane recently started getting into NFT’s, and joined the Oditto team to utilize her extensive contact list of acclaimed musician artists, and actors to promote digital sales for partnering artists. She is a music industry professional based in Los Angeles, CA. She attended the University of Southern California, where she earned a B.S. in Music Business from the Thornton School of Music. Formerly she graduated from The Hill School, a private preparatory boarding school in Pennsylvania. She has worked as the Sales lead and facilitator for the President of YSL Records, and has previously worked at Warner Music Group, Sony Music, and more. Cynnie is also the former lead singer songwriter for acclaimed rock band, Cynister and has composed songs for top films.
Joe Cannaccino is a filmmaker and video editor from Los Angeles, CA and has worked on projects for Chevrolet, Nordstrom, LA Fitness, Ford Motors. He has also had the privilege to work with top music artists and groups like Cypress Hill, Too Short, Paul Wall. Currently immersed in this new Web3 and NFT space as an artist, collector and consultant, his personal NFT art was displayed and sold at this year’s LA Art Show as one of the first NFTs ever displayed at the yearly art show.
Kitty is a Senior Graphic Designer with over 7 years experience working for companies such as Disney, Sephora and Facebook. Before art directing at Facebook for their internal communication team, Kitty owned the design work for the Sephora in-store fixtures in 300+ stores across the US. Previous to that, she was a design leader and master storyteller at Disney Interactive creating custom art using the Disney intellectual property. In addition to my design experience. She has cofounded companies that focus on blockchain solutions, designing emerging metaverses and NFT creation services, and is now focusing on empowering women in crypto through founding her newest company, NFT Girl Gang – a collective of the baddest women in crypto to connect, educate and empower.
Kenneth L. Rakusin, President and CEO of Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., Inc. started his career in the finance department at Xerox Corporation in Rochester, NY. A series of promotions at Xerox landed him in Los Angeles, CA. In 1990, Rakusin left his rapidly growing career at Xerox to become the President and CEO of Gordon Brush. Shortly after taking the leadership role at Gordon Brush, Rakusin acquired 50% of the company and started on a series of acquisitions, buying 12 additional companies. In 2010, Rakusin acquired 100% interest in Gordon Brush. Mr. Rakusin holds a B.S. in Business Administration with a major in Finance from Northeastern University, Boston, MA, and an MBA from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. He is a past president of the American Brush Manufacturers Association (“ABMA”).
Chuck has with 20+ years of Information Technology experience within the military and corporate sectors including Banking, Retail, Healthcare and government. For the past two yearas, Chuck has developed in the Web3 space both Front and Back End for multiple projects (Val Kilmer, HappyLittleHairdos, Tomer Peretz, CURIO NFT.) He has a close working relationship with prominent Web3 Companies (Origin Protocol/Paris Hilton and Syndicate.io). Chuck is highly proficient with Smart Contract development (Ethereum & Solana).