Gene O'Donnell, Founder & CEO, CrowdPixie

Gene O’Donnell is an inventor by trade, an engineer by training and a scientist by nature. During a career spanning many decades he has worked in a variety of disciplines including manufacturing and operations, product development, advanced research, management and intellectual property development. Gene is a named inventor on more than 30 US Patents, and is a registered Patent Agent. The CrowdPixie™ crowd interaction system is his latest invention and is in the early stages of commercialization. The CrowdPixie system was conceived as a way of extending the LED signboards in a stadium out onto the audience. In that way, each and every audience member can become a participant in a game as much as a spectator.