James Chutter and Pavel Bains are co-founders of Storypanda, a children’s media and entertainment company that makes storytelling more collaborative.
James Chutter is a passionate storyteller who has worked around the world as a writer, director, photographer, creative technologist and creative director. He has helped some of the biggest brands tell their story in new ways, from ABC, to MTV, to Microsoft, to Nike. He graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and has a Masters in New Media. When he’s not attached to his laptop he’s surfing or perfecting his downward dog.
Pavel Bains is an experienced interactive business manager, who was responsible for managing the financial operations of Disney Interactive studios and was the CFO/COO of Threewave Software. He has always been on the cutting edge of creative ways to use technology to reach a younger audience. Pavel is also an avid snowboarder and triathlete. And yes, he still carries a Batman obsession from his childhood.