Founding CEO Howard Tullman Retires From
Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy
Chicago - Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy (“TFA”) announced today that Howard A. Tullman has retired as Chairman effective this month in order to spend more time speaking, teaching and working with entrepreneurs and early-stage businesses through his new venture fund, G2T3V, LLC - Investors in Disruptive Innovators. Tullman was the founding CEO of TFA, serving in that capacity until earlier this year when Todd Steele was named CEO and Tullman assumed the Chairman’s role.
“While I am pleased with all of the innovations that Tribeca Flashpoint Academy has brought to digital media arts education since its inception more than 6 years ago, I am most proud of the hundreds of students who have successfully graduated and embarked on their careers,” said Tullman. “Under Todd’s leadership, I am confident that the Academy will continue to provide a first-rate education to its students in an innovative and dynamic way.”
“Under Howard’s leadership, in just a few years, TFA has become well known across the country for its industry-focused, progressive approach to media arts education” said Steele. “The Board of Directors and I thank Howard for his substantial contributions to TFA, and wish him well with G2T3V, LLC and his future ventures.”
Located in Chicago, Tribeca Flashpoint Academy is one of the nation’s most well-respected digital media arts colleges – providing intensive, direct-to-industry associate degree programs in film + broadcast, recording arts, animation + special effects, game + interactive media, and graphic design. http://www.tfa.edu.
G2T3V, LLC is a Chicago-based early-stage venture capital firm which also develops and exploits its own proprietary technologies for use by its portfolio companies. Since its inception early in 2013, G2T3V has made more than a dozen investments in early-stage and growing businesses with a specific emphasis on businesses which represent disruptive innovations in major marketplaces and industries. http://www.g2t3v.com