PAUL BUDNITZ is an American entrepreneur, artist, designer, filmmaker, photographer, author, and database programmer. He has founded over a dozen companies including Superplastic, the world’s premiere creator of animated synthetic celebrities, toys, and apparel; art toy brand Kidrobot; luxury bicycle manufacturer Budnitz Bicycles; and Ello, the social network for creators.
Over a dozen of Budnitz’ designs appear in permanent collection of MoMA, and his films have won awards at film festivals around the world. He wrote backend software that runs most of his companies, is the author of four books, and lectures on creativity worldwide.
Budnitz studied art Yale University and currently splits his time between New York City and his home in Burlington, Vermont.Click to jump to
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