Ted Schilowitz

Futurist, Paramount Global

Ted works across leadership and tech teams at Paramount Global, including CBS, CBS Sports, Paramount
Pictures, Paramount Plus, MTV, Nickelodeon, BET, Pluto TV and Comedy Central, exploring emerging tech
for new forms of entertainment.
Prior to joining Paramount, Ted was the Futurist at 20th Century Fox, where he worked on the evolving art, science and technology of advanced interactive visual storytelling.
Ted was part of the creation teams for the Alien, Planet of the Apes and Predator VR experiences at Fox, and at his current home at Paramount Pictures, he’s been instrumental in bringing the Grease Mixed Reality experience, the Light as a Feather mixed reality experience and the Quiet Place Virtual Reality experience to life.
Ted was part of the founding product development team at Red Digital Cinema as the company’s first
employee. Red cameras have won both scientific/technical Oscar and Emmy. Many of the world’s biggest
movies and TV shows are shot with these ultra high resolution digital movie cameras.
Ted is co-founder of the G-Tech product line of advanced hard drive storage products, the leading brand in that industry. They are implemented worldwide at the highest levels on cinema, television, sports and news production.
Ted has been featured in publications such as Wired, Fast Company, The New York Times, Variety, Hollywood Reporter and The Wall Street Journal. In 2019, Ted was honored at the Variety Hall of Fame event with the Variety Innovation Award.