Who We Are

Our team is virtually limitless as we connect with collaborators across the globe.

Ethan Bach
CEO

Ethan graduated from Evergreen with a BA in Media Production and subsequently completed an MFA in Electronic Arts from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He has also served as a professor and researcher in 360 interactive platforms for DoD and NSF funded research.

Pat Laganiere
Virtual Events Producer

Pat is an energetic producer, with experience in planning a variety of live and virtual events, and who thrives in the challenge of delivering creative solutions that result in an outstanding final product. She has a BS in Business from Champlain College.

Erin O'Brien
Producer

Erin is a professional technologist with a diverse background in IT management, immersive activations, and experiential design. She is a forward-thinking and innovative leader with a BFA in New Media from Emerson College.

Charles Veasey
Creative Coder

Charles is a Software Developer focused on developing web/mobile/desktop/installation solutions and works fluidly through hardware and software solutions. He has an MFA in Electronic Arts from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. 

Brian Long
3D Motion Designer

Brian is active in 3D and 2D animation, liquid and particle simulations, projection mapping, visual effects, design direction, graphics packages, and motion branding for a diverse range of projects in broadcast, film, and various digital platforms. He has a BA in Visual Effects and Motion Graphics at The Art Institute.

Sean Murphy
Assistant

Sean graduated from UCLA in 2015 with a degree in Environmental Studies. She has worked in environmental research, the non-profit industry, and tech. Sean is passionate about using business to change the world. 

Sofia Michelle Fastabend
Intern

Sofia Michelle Fastabend is an artist, writer, musician, and an athlete and attends eighth grade at Lesher Middle School in Fort Collins, Colorado. She has been designing through pen and ink and in Minecraft for over six years. Sofia has given numerous presentations including at the New Mexico Association of Museums annual conference.

Brian Cristiano
Advisor

From startups to Fortune 500 companies, Brian with his company, BOLD has helped transform with prominent brands including; PepsiCo, UFC Gym, Orangetheory Fitness, Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez, DirecTV, Gillette, and the New York Mets.

Design for the Modern World

Alt Ethos is an experiential design studio with a focus on virtual, hybrid, and physical interactive and immersive environments. Our original designs lead new forms of playful engagement creating memories, new friendships, and experiences. 

We collaborate on the design and implementation of immersive and interactive storytelling for all ages. We disrupt the mundane and inspire the imagination to reach beyond the everyday.

What We Do 

Combining a keen design sense with a command of creative technology and commitment to social awareness, we reimagine and reinvent spaces to strengthen connections between people both in real life and virtually. We are constantly collaborating and innovating along with the nexus of cultural, social, and physical design. We think bigger and embed continuity and reliability into everything we do.

Our vast skillset and interest allow us to explore, create, and fuse unexpected experiences. This include and are not limited to 360, VR, Gaming, Projection Mapping, Augmented Reality, Live Event Design, Touch Diplays, Robots,

Who We Do it For

Alt Ethos creates virtual event solutions and permanent and temporary real-world activations for Institutions, Corporations, Public Spaces, Themed Entertainment, Event Producers, Resorts, and many others. We are transforming the world of storytelling through permanent and temporary designs using Extended Reality (XR) environments and objects that fuse physical, networked, and shared virtual worlds.

We treat our clients and competitors as collaborators, working together to establish lasting connections with audiences. We work across disciplines to design experiences, products, and services with a focus on the user experience and culturally relevant solutions. We support a culture of learning and collaboration.

Our Commitment

We take every possible measure to ensure that our work consistently provides the highest value. We achieve this through clear communication, attention to contracts, accountability, and providing guaranteed service and maintenance.

Alt Ethos currently donates a portion of our revenue, time and equipment to Denver Arts + Technology Advancement (DATA), our sister organization. DATA’s mission is Empowerment Through Creative Technology.