CEO and Co-founder, Shotgun Software

Don Parker co-founded Shotgun Software in 2006 with a vision of developing a standardized production management and review system that would enable creative companies to manage projects across global locations more collaboratively and efficiently. Today more than 550 creative companies including DreamWorks Animation, Framestore, Ubisoft, Microsoft and Playstation have adopted the customizable Shotgun system and contribute to its ongoing development. Before founding Shotgun, DP was a Pipeline Designer and Producer for a Walt Disney Pictures production company, where he designed and oversaw the development of an animated feature film production management system and related tools. Prior to that he was Head of Production at creative ad agency Mekanism, one of the earliest transmedia companies, and Director of Marketing at its parent company Complete Pandemonium; Director of Marketing at Unicast; and New Media Strategist at TBWA\Chiat\Day.

Speaker years: 
2014