Steve Peters is a Los Angeles-based experience designer who has worked on some of the biggest and most innovative interactive experiences to date. He currently serves as Founder and Chief Creative Officer of No Mimes Media, and was VP of Experience Design at Fourth Wall Studios, where he worked on projects like the Emmy®-winning dark comedy Dirty Work and 6 Minutes to Midnight (for the feature film Watchmen), to name just a few.
Steve founded the Alternate Reality Gaming Network in 2002, has guest-lectured at schools including USC, Georgia Tech and Cal Arts, spoken at media conferences around the world, and prefers Battleship to Chess.
J.C. Hutchins is an award-winning writer and freeleance transmedia storyteller, with more than 15 years of professional writing experiences. His recent projects include “Dark Score Stories” for the A&E miniseries Stephen King’s Bag of Bones; “Edgar Allen Poe,” an educational transmedia experience for high school students; and “Join The colony” for the discovery Channel. He is also co-creator and co-author of the transmedia novel Personal Effects: Dark Art, and the author of 7th Son: Descent, both published in 2009 by St. Martin’s Press.
His work has been featured by The New York Times, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, USA TODAY, NP’s Weekend Edition and the BBC.