Founded in 2015, Whirlwind FX's mission is to develop a fully-immersive experience that goes beyond the boundaries of sight and sound. The thrill of the sensation will unlock a new way of playing game, watching videos and experiencing media.
Meet our team.
Founder & CEO
Tim dreams of the most immersive experiences possible. He holds a mechanical engineering degree from Stanford University and has a passion for engineering and mentorship. Tim enjoys hiking, soccer and eating ramen.
HEAD OF SOFTWARE
Matt is a member of the Audio Engineering Society and has been manipulating analog and digital signals for over 10 years. He has an obsessive passion for clean software, tight design patterns, tiny embedded systems and great audio.
HEAD OF HARDWARE
Uche drives mechanical and electronic hardware development at Whirlwind FX. Uche thrives on design, prototyping, building and making products work. Uche holds degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and enjoys outdoor recreational activities and traveling.
HEAD OF MARKETING
Darren leads marketing efforts and programs at Whirlwind FX. While gaming hardware and consumer tech is his forte, he has successfully executed marketing plans for everything from children’s toys to fintech software. In his spare time he’s an avid Oakland sports fan and fast food aficionado.
Lead Electrical Engineer
She does PCB design, fabrication and product testing. She has a eye for taking products from concept to commercialization specializing in designing boards for manufacturing. She loves podcasts and driving her Mini Cooper.