Michael Tolkin is an innovator, entrepreneur, investor, and producer. He most recently served as CEO of IMAX Labs, the innovation arm of IMAX Corporation. As CEO, Michael led IMAX’s new venture efforts, developing and commercializing new products in the areas of media, entertainment and technology, with a focus on immersive platforms and virtual reality technologies. Prior to IMAX Labs, Michael founded and led Merchant Exchange, a loyalty marketing platform. Michael previously served as Director of Corporate Development and Strategy at IMAX and as an analyst at Oliver Wyman, a management consulting firm. While in college, Michael developed his first startup, Foodilly Chocolate Factory, a gourmet customized candy bar concept. Michael received his B.S.E. from Wharton at the University of Pennsylvania, and is the founder of NoMad Park, a proposed new park development in the heart of Manhattan.