Michael Cioni

Founder and CEO


Recognized by The Hollywood Reporter as one of Hollywood’s most influential people in tech, Michael Cioni has been at the forefront of a number of technological firsts, often playing a pivotal role in movements that have re-routed the trajectory of cinematic tradition. A four-time Emmy winner, he was the co-founder and CEO of the post house Light Iron — acquired by Panavision — and served as product director for Panavision’s Millennium DXL 8K camera ecosystem. As senior director of global innovation at, an Adobe company, Cioni led numerous workflow innovations, including the transformative camera to cloud technology. Through his latest endeavor, Strada, Cioni and brother Peter Cioni are on a mission to once again transform the media and entertainment industry using artificial intelligence at the heart of workflow.

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