JON FIDLER – 3D ARTIST / DESIGNER & FOUNDER
Modla is led by Jon Fidler, one of the most highly regarded, specialist 3D Printing designers in the UK.
Jon’s previous work includes commissions for Nike, Paul Smith, Converse, Gucci, Studio Canal and The London Science Museum; his work has been displayed at London Fashion Week, the London Design Museum and on the front cover of the RSA (Royal Society of Arts) quarterly journal; he’s been featured in the Telegraph, Independent, BBC Newsround and BBC Click and spoken at events and functions across Europe at prestigious venues as Chatham House and the Royal Society of Arts.
Alongside Modla, Jon was previously a lecturer at Ravensbourne Design College, London, and is co-founder of Naturebytes, a technology start-up which uses digital tech to engage children in conservation: http://naturebytes.org/
RICH GODDARD – FOUNDER
Rich developed the Modla brand as a platform for Jon’s creative artwork and products. He facilitates collaborations, licenses, partnerships, commissions and overall direction of the brand.
From a marketing background, he’s worked with blue-chip clients from Xbox to Vodafone, Ford and Google, consults small businesses and launched his own start-ups in tech, society and culture. Alongside Modla, Rich is co-founder and Director of Asa Baako, an international music festival in Ghana, launched in 2011; and VRX, a senior-level business network for the virtual reality industry, in San Francisco and London.