Matthew Winters is the founder, president and CEO of Culture-FX. He is also the owner of other businesses including Austin Visuals 3D Animation Studio, a Full-Service 2D & 3D animation studio, advertising agency, and video production studio. Matthew is dedicated to providing solutions to social and technology related issues in the industry. Matthew has an extensive technical and artistic background. He attended Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia and was awarded a BFA in Visual Effects. He also attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas contributing to award-winning team projects in Computer Science.
Matthew has led teams to create high quality animation and compelling graphics for companies such as The Smithsonian, The Discovery Channel, NASA, and The Hong Kong Government. Matthew continues to his mission to bring high-quality people together looking for connection and knowledge in business, and today is the Founding Managing Director of the Culture-FX. .
Jonathan Weiland is the General Manager of Culture-FX. He has a degree in Information Technology and has many technical achievements in this field. Jonathan is a natural leader and excels in the realm of communication, planning, coordination, and remote team management. Community, local and global, is also of utmost importance to him. He has dedicated his life to solving people’s communication problems and brings this expertise and passion to Culture-FX’s mission which is to bring like minded Austinites together in business.
Jonathan continues to put his knowledge to full use at Culture-FX as he provides coordination and planning for all the events we produce, strategic analysis, and surveys of markets so that we can help more people connect more quickly to each other as they move to Austin. Since Austin’s startup scene is hot, Jonathan is particularly excited to work on Professional Networking Events so that we can provide an environment where we can help our local Austin businesses grow.