Bio

Brent Bushnell is the CEO of Two Bit Circus, a Los Angeles-based experiential entertainment company building a network of permanent micro-amusement parks. Most recently the team launched STEAM Carnival, a showcase of high-tech entertainment and workshops to inspire invention. They built a 360 video production pipeline and deployed Virtual Reality content with haptic feedback for live events with clients including NFL, NBA, Indy, Olympics, Sundance and more. The company regularly serves as immersive entertainment consultants for brands and location-based facilities. Previously, Brent was the on-camera inventor for the ABC TV show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. He was a founding member of Syyn Labs, a creative collective creating stunts for brands like Google and Disney and responsible for the viral This Too Shall Pass music video for OK Go which garnered 50+ million views. Brent is board president of the non-profit Trash For Teaching which upcycles clean corporate waste for school art supplies. He's an advisor to the Incubator School and USC's Greif Entrepreneurship School. In his spare time, Brent enjoys mentoring teens in entrepreneurship via programs such as NFTE. He's a supporter of Clowns Without Borders and publishes on Twitter at @brentbushnell.


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No matter if you are directly involved in the entertainment industry or you are just a curious mind doing whatever else, Brent is a truly motivational and engaging speaker to watch. His opening talk at Gamelab Barcelona was one of the most remarkable moments in the show, and reminded hundreds of digital creators of something as important as usually forgotten: the only limit for fun is your imagination.
— Iván Fernández Lobo, Founder and Chairman of the Gamelab Conference
Amazing talk of @brentbushnell about narrative reality on #Gamelab2016 , the real next step.
— Tweet from Javi Gutiérrez at GameLab 2016 Barcelona Spain
@brentbushnell Loved your energy and perspective. Opening young minds to more than they could otherwise imagine.
— Tweet from Stuart Drexler at METal Los Angeles
Thank you @brentbushnell for your wonderful words of wisdom. @CedarsSinai @techstarts #tshealthcare
— Tweet from CS Innovation Space at Techstars Cedars Sinai
@brentbushnell absolutely loved your sessions at #Pioneers16 this week. Thank you! #inspired
— Tweet from Marcus Greenwood at Pioneers16, Vienna Austria
‘There’s never been a better time to be a nerd.’ Words of wisdom from @brentbushnell of @TwoBitCircus #ioyouth16 #io16
— Tweet from Sherice Torres at Google IO 2016, Mountain View CA
Great talk @brentbushnell about creativity and learning @ESCRegion11. STEAM on! Looking forward to October. Thanks for coming.
— Tweet from Richard Hooper at ESC Region 11, Ft Worth, TX
@brentbushnell Thanks for your fabulous consult/insight about our REWILD project with @THNK_org, with @NetikaR and I!
— Tweet from Kevan Gilbert at THNK_org, Vancouver Canada
Congrats to former #NextGen10 & #CSQVisionary @brentbushnell for speaking at @sxsw
— Tweet from C-Suite Quarterly at SXSW
@brentbushnell illuminating innovations in out-of-home entertainment @IndieCade #IndieCade15
— Tweet from Age of Play at IndieCade15
Everyone in SF has to check out the STEAM conference, nov 6-8. @brentbushnell and his team are incredible
— Tweet from Candice Ammori at FounderCon, Boulder CO
@brentbushnell your keynote was wonderful at #nacacs in Vegas. It was so great to meet you! #nerdsrule
— Tweet from Chelsey Fowler at NACACS annual meeting, Las Vegas, NV

Contact

For inquires about speaking engagements and appearances please contact Chris Lee at CAL Entertainment.

chris@calentertainment.com
877-300-1888 ext. 101