Lyn Graft (LG) is the Founder of LG Pictures and has produced over 450 videos and has filmed over 350 entrepreneurs. LG produced CNBC’s first primetime TV series called “American Made”, 35 videos for the Microsoft, 14 videos for Dell Corporation. 25 videos for SXSW Interactive, 60 videos for Sweet Leaf Tea and 30 videos for RISE Global. Entrepreneurs filmed include the founders of Whole Foods, Paul Mitchell, The KNOT, Baby Einstein, Playboy, Clear Channel, Huffington Post, Craigslist, BET Television and Tom’s Shoes.
LG has founded 10 companies and has raised over $10.0M in venture funding. He has produced, directed and/or executed over 100 promotional events, has written over 70 business plans and has directly launched ten companies and/or organizations during his professional and academic career. His marketing and PR efforts have received coverage in Fast Company, Fortune Small Business, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Software Success Weekly, Ad Week and Digital South.
LG currently serves on the Advisory board for SXSW Interactive and on the Dell Entrepreneur-in-Residence. He is also the digital media producer for the GLASS Forum a co-founder and CMO of BidModo.com. Lyn has received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from New Mexico State University and an M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship and Marketing from The University of Texas at Austin. Prior to graduate school he taught snow skiing in places such as Heavenly, CA, Keystone, CO and Ski Apache, NM. LG is also the best friend of Fitty G. For more information, go to LGPictures.com and LynGraft.com.