A Panel on “Courage”

Hosted at Purple Rock Scissors

part of a series on Courage


About the speaker

Jake Ellis is a Sound Designer for Walt Disney Imagineering as well the Production Director at Creative City Project’s annual arts event, Immerse.  At Disney, Jake has worked on attractions like Test Track, Frozen Ever After and oversees audio media production for the Disneyland Paris Portfolio.  Additionally, he has spent his spare time over the past 5 years helping build and grow the Creative City Project and its annual event into one of Orlando’s staple arts events. 

Michael Forrest (@holyxmischief) is a local Art Director whose work locally and nationally has been described as a heady mix of challenging aesthetics and beautiful compositions. His primary focus is art direction, branding, and typography. 

Bobby Jones is the Founder & CEO of one of the country’s top digital creative agencies, Purple, Rock, Scissors. In 2003, he founded PRPL, originally known as Hydra Studio, solidifying his position in the digital realm as an industry trailblazer. Since then, his pursuit to remain a step ahead in the digital space has led to the continued success of this start-up venture and its Labs incubation division, positioning PRPL as one of the most sought-after digital creative agencies.

Employing a vast array of services, ranging from holistic digital strategy and marketing to web design and app development, Bobby has developed a proven track record of growing brands. His portfolio spans industries including healthcare, education, tech media, and e-commerce, with a roster of recent clients including CBS, Facebook, Tim Tebow, Davidoff, and Florida Hospital.