Writer, Producer, Futurist
Charlie Fink writes about VR, AR and New Media for Forbes. He is the former Disney, AOL, and AG Interactive executive who famously came up with the idea for The Lion King. In the 90s, Fink was EVP & COO of VR pioneer Virtual World Entertainment. He is now a consultant and frequent speaker on the topic at conferences like CES, SXSW, AWE, ARinAction, VR Toronto (keynote), VR Voice Entertainment Summit (keynote), Digital Hollywood, and “On The Lot” by VRS (keynote).
In addition to his column in Forbes, Fink is a contributing editor for VR Voice, and a regular contributor to HuffPost, Virtual Realty Pop, and VR Focus. He is the author of Charlie Fink’s Metaverse, a continuously updated AR-enhanced guide to VR & AR released by Bob Fine’s Cool Blue Press on January 9th at CES, where Charlie was broadcasting live from the floor.
The AR-enabled book is has turned out great. Way beyond our expectations. Philip Rosedale wrote the Foreward. Cover is attached. You wave your phone over it and see animations like these: https://youtu.be/Oo7rE1gyX0k