GestureTek Interactive Rehabilitation Exercise System Featured on ‘The Doctors’
GestureTek Cube camera-projector systems seeing wide deployment
Turnkey, plug-and-play interactive floor wows retail shoppers
High-Tech Museums: The Future is Now
Face & Hand Tracking for Android® & Symbian® at Mobile World Congress
GestureTek�s vertical multi-touch at ISE Show
Interactive displays find home in retail.
GestureTek Displays 3D Tracking and Interactive Projection Technologies for Trade Shows, Exhibits and Events
GestureTek Creates Gondwana 3D Virtual Game Experience
GestureTek Exhibits and Speaks at the Digital Signage Expo
GestureTek�s Gesture Control Technology for Retail Advertising Shown at GlobalShop
Gesture-Control and Multi-Touch Surface Computing Innovations Unveiled at ISE Show
PC World showcases GestureTek's Minority Report style gesture-based interfaces.
GestureTek Announces Multi-touch Enhancements at InfoComm
GestureTek's 3D depth sensor powers interactive flight simulator at Beijing Olympics.
GestureTek launches 3D depth sensor solutions for lifelike virtual reality experiences.
GestureTek and Red Rock Media win Digital Signage Interactive Technology Award at Digital Signage Expo.
GestureTek Launches Enhanced GestureFX Display System for Interactive Surfaces
GestureTek named a Top Innovator in the 2009 GSMA Mobile Innovation Global Award Competition.
GestureTek Inc. to bring gesture recognition control to the XBOX 360 gaming experience.
GestureTek grants patent license to Sony for EyeToy™ and PlayStation® 2.
Hasbro licenses GestureTek "Video Gesture Control" patent for it's new ION Educational Gaming System.
Vincent John Vincent
Vincent John Vincent is the co-founder of GestureTek and has been the creative force behind the company and its technological innovations for the past 25 years.
Vincent's unique insight and creativity has been instrumental in defining and developing the video gesture recognition and control industry. In addition to commercially marketing the company’s technology, Vincent is responsible for day-to-day operations and sales and marketing for the business. Vincent leads the company's activities in ongoing market identification, product development in multiple vertical markets, and worldwide installation of GestureTek systems. Vincent has personally overseen the creation of well over 400 GestureXtreme virtual experience applications for games, corporate events, TV productions, education, and virtual therapy uses. He has been in charge of more than 6000 installations of GestureTek systems to various vertical markets.
Vincent is recognized as a leader in the world of multimedia, having represented the industry and delivered keynote addresses at countless industry conferences worldwide. Vincent is a co-creator and past Executive Producer of The International Digital Media Awards. He is on the advisory board for the Toronto Design Exchange VR Visualization Center, and the Art Institute of Toronto. In 2003, Vincent was honored by the Canadian Digital Media Association with a Lifetime Achievement Award. In 2007 he was honoured with the Media Guru award in Milan Italy. He was the 2011 inductee into the DigiFest "Digital Pioneers Hall of Fame". He has keynoted many conferences and in 2011 he spoke at TedXWaterloo and IdeaCity in Toronto.
Mr. Vincent has a degree in Psychology from the University of Waterloo.
Previously the Global Sales Director for GestureTek, the world leader in computer vision control technology, Erol Vekil has extensive management, sales and business development experience with both start-ups and established organizations in USA, Canada, Europe and globally. Erol has managed multi-million dollar companies and divisions in the areas of consumer electronics (Profilo; Thomson Multimedia), computers (OEM-Toshiba) and enterprise software (Sage; Nexus; Porcan-Datamedia).
As a regional distributor or partner, he has managed manufacturing, distribution and marketing activities with multinational vendors, including Sony, Panasonic, Pace Digital, Sage, IBM, Thomson, Toshiba, Microsoft, File Net, Intel and Psion.
In his sales and business development capacity, he has directly negotiated and sold software and hardware technologies to a wide array of Fortune 500 companies, including McDonald's, Old Navy (GAP), Unilever, Ford, IBM, Coca Cola, P&G, Disney, Pepsi, Cisco, T-Mobile and Sprint.
In addition to a B.S degree in Civil Engineering, Erol has completed an extensive two year on the job training course associated led by consultants and business leaders inspired by the IMD business and management program.
Yoshi joined the company in the fall of 2004, after a distinguished career in leading businesses with strong Asian/North American connections.
Since 1981, he has held positions with Singer, the Imaging Division of Mead Corporation, and IDEC Corporation, where he was responsible for Japanese and US sales and operations. Subsequently, he served as President of DPA Technology and as Chairman and CEO of Vivitar Corporation, a major distributor of various camera and computer peripheral devices.
His most recent position was as SVP/Business Development for Reactrix, a company developing an early stage media platform enabling real-time interaction between humans and video advertising displays.
Yoshi holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Hosei University and a BS in Information Systems and Mathematics from Georgia State University.