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An explosion of innovative technology changes our world forever

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One photographer was granted unprecedented access to document history in the making

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Doug Menuez was  invited by Steve Jobs and other leading innovators of the Digital Revolution to record their stories of struggle, failure, sacrifice and success. From 1985-2000 he photographed the people who created more jobs and wealth than at any time in human history. Now he’s sharing his rare photos and eyewitness stories through the FEARLESS GENIUS project.

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THE BOOK: FEARLESS GENIUS captures the human face of innovation and shows what it takes to transform powerful ideas into reality. Foreword by Elliot Erwitt, Introduction by Kurt Andersen.

“An indispensable look at how the world we know now was actually constructed … a vital piece of photographic history.” — Kirkus Reviews

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250000rare photographs document the Inventors of the Impossible

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Fearless Genius is being produced as a cross-media platform with a range of integrated elements

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DOCUMENTARY

A feature-length documentary for theatrical release that celebrates the creative power of ideas, the passion and sacrifice required to change the world. Inspirational stories of past and present innovators and a look at the future.

TV + WEB SERIES

A groundbreaking documentary series that builds on the past while looking to the future. Features the next fearless geniuses hard at work building our future. Coming 2017-2019.

TRAVELING EXHIBITIONS

A stunning audio-visual exhibition that provides an immersive visual journey and detailed insider’s view of the Digital Revolution.

EDUCATION PROGRAM

Serving a range of diverse learners and developed in partnership with leading institutions to utilize the archive’s powerful stories, along with new content being produced about today’s fearless innovators.

DIGITAL PLATFORM

Interactive web platform combining multimedia content linked to apps, social media, news and events to support and grow the Fearless Genius community.

LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE/AWARDS

Annual summit will bring together industry icons and thought leaders to share insights on the future of technology and society. A Fearless Genius award each year celebrates inspirational figures whose work has transformed our world.

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SELECTED PRESS

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KEYNOTES & EXHIBITIONS

Doug Menuez is available to bring his Fearless Genius keynote presentation to your organization or community: learn more

PRODUCT HUNT

Community Q&A Live Chat: Fearless Genius
Doug Menuez LIVE Chat on Product Hunt
December 8, 2015

WYOMING SEMINARY KIRBY CENTER

Fearless Genius Lecture
Wyoming, PA
December 1, 2015

SVA: THE BIG TALK

Panel on Photo Advocacy/Fearless Genius
SVA Theater
New York, NY
November 4, 2015

Storehouse

Talk and Book Signing
San Francisco, CA
June 10, 2015

Talk and Book Signing

McGarry Bowen Advertising
New York, NY
May 30, 2015

EG 9 Conference

Talk and Book Signing
Adobe Lightroom Mobile Presentation
Monterey, CA
May 10, 2015

ASMP

Talk and Book Signing
Business as Unusual
April 22, 2015

HTC

Talk and Book Signing
Seattle, WA
December 19, 2014

PDN PhotoPlus

Talk and Book Signing
Jacob Javits Center
655 W 34th St,
New York, NY 10001
October 30, 2014

American Society of Media Photographers

Talk and Book Signing
Jacob Javits Center
655 W 34th St,
New York, NY 10001
October 29, 2014

Mobile Photo Connect Conference

Talk and Book Signing
Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94123
October 15 2014

Google Glass Team

Talk and Book Signing
1300 Charleston Rd
Mountain View CA 94043
October 14 2014

1AN Symposium at Art Silicon Valley

Talk and Book Signing
1346 Saratoga Dr,
San Mateo, CA 94403
October 11, 2014

Balderton Capital

Talk and Book Signing
20 Balderton St
London W1K 6TL
United Kingdom
September 22, 2014

Photoville NY

Talk and Book Signing
Brooklyn Bridge Park
333 Furman St,
Brooklyn, NY 11201
September 20, 2014

20×20 Live NYC

School of Visual Arts
333 West 23rd St
New York, NY 10011
September 17, 2014

MICRON TECHNOLOGY

Keynote & Book Signing
Computer History Museum
Mountain View, CA
August 19, 2014

Peter Fetterman Gallery

Lecture/Book signing/pop up
2525 Michigan Ave.,
Santa Monica, CA 90404
July 10, 2014

Computer History Museum
Exhibition opens w/Lecture & Book signing

1401 N Shoreline Blvd.
Mountain View, CA 94043
July 9, 2014

Balluun

Talk and Book Signing
950 Tower Lane, Suite 1788
Foster City, CA 94404
July 8, 2014

Harvard Business School Club NY

Lecture/Book signing
Former Apple CEO John Sculley joins Doug Menuez
Herrick, Feinstein LLP
2 Park Avenue, NY NY
June 5, 2014

EG 8 CONFERENCE

Doug Menuez, Photographer (EG8) on Vimeo
Speaker, Fearless Genius
Monterey, CA
May 3, 2014

TEDX BEACON STREET

Speaker, Fearless Genius
Fearless Genius–The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985-2000: Doug Menuez at TEDxBeaconStreet – YouTube
The Lincoln School
Brookline, MA
March 28, 2014

APPLE UNIVERSITY

Fearless Genius Lecture
Apple, Inc.
Cuptertino, CA
November 12, 2012


FEARLESS GENIUS EXHIBITION

A traveling exhibition of Fearless Genius fine art prints has been traveling the world since 2012 to rave reviews and breaking attendance records:
Exhibitions — www.menuez.com

Bookings: Michael Christman, Opts Ideas

Fearless Genius traveling exhibition

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CONTACT

SPONSORSHIP

Michael Christman
Opts Ideas
michael@optsideas.com

FOUNDATION
DEVELOPMENT

Scott Lewis
scott@fearlessgenius.org
Michael Christman
michael@fearlessgenius.org

LECTURES

Les Tuerk
Brightsight Group
609.924.3060
les@brightsightgroup.com

STUDIO/PRINTS

Doug Menuez
Menuez Archive Projects
1018 River Road
The Carriage House
Red Hook, NY, 12571
Studio 212.336.1561
studio@menuez.com

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