Chuck Fawcett is an Emmy award winning designer, writer, director, and producer of unique entertainment featuring innovative characters that bring stories to life. In 1989, Fawcett founded Nashville, Tennessee based Animax Designs which employs 150 highly skilled designers, creative artists and engineers who specialize in the creation of innovative three-dimensional characters including animatronic figures, interactive characters, animated costumes and puppets. Animax utilizes a combination of traditional artistic methods with state-of-the-art digital design to manufacturing techniques to provide its clients the highest level of character IP integrity and performance quality. Animax serves a global clientele in the themed entertainment, live attractions, commercial, film, and television industries including The Walt Disney Company, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks, NBC/Universal, Warner Bros., Sesame Workshop, Viacom, Six Flags, and the Busch Gardens/ SeaWorld Parks. Animax was acquired by Cityneon in late 2019. Under Chuck’s leadership, Animax has successfully completed over 500 projects for its clientele during the past 30 years.