Co-founder of Steel Wool Studios

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Joshua Qualtieri is a co-founder of Steel Wool Studios. Steel Wool Studios is a VR development studio led by film industry veterans eager to explore this new medium. Over the past year, Steel Wool Studios has released an eclectic selection of VR experiences including turn-based strategy title, Quar: Battle for Gate 18 to an award-winning physics puzzler, Bounce. Prior to co-founding Steel Wool Studios, Qualtieri spent more than 15 years at Pixar Animation Studios as Technical Director and an artist working on such films as The Good Dinosaur, Brave, Ratatouille, Wall-E, among others. For more than 20 years, Qualtieri has run a popular tabletop gaming company, Zombiesmith. His cat's names are: Wash, River, Simon and Jessie.