William David Fastenow
Willie is an arts technology entrepreneur based in Los Angeles, CA and Brooklyn, NY. He is a husband and dog-father, and is principal and owner of Park Boulevard Productions, technical director of the Center for Innovation in the Arts and director of performance technology for Beyond the Machine at The Juilliard School, an adjunct professor in the Tonmeister Honors Track at New York University, and a guest lecturer in performance technology design at NYU Abu Dhabi. His client list includes a plethora of Fortune 500 companies, prestigious museums and institutions, elite restaurant and hospitality groups, individuals, and startups. Projects include performance technology design for Basetrack Live (En Garde Arts) with was hailed as one of the “Top 10 Theatrical Events of 2014″ by Charles Isherwood (New York Times); a reimagination of Radio Music (by John Cage) for internet radio and twitter; co-designing audio and visual systems for playing air guitar in The Airband (with Langdon C. Crawford); creating 3D sound design for Royal Soundscapes (Morrow Sound, Denmark); and record/mix engineering for film and music including the award-winning Monica & David (documentary by Alexandra Codina), Graceland (feature film by Ron Morales) and Baby Beau Blue (album by A.J. Shanti). He holds a Master of Music degree from Manhattan School of Music and in his spare time enjoys camping his way through the wine regions of the world with his family.