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The Freakopolis Geekery is upstate New York’s premiere comics and games shop, and its staff hosts a variety of shows on Twitch.tv, YouTube, and more as the Freakopolis Network.
Brian Holloway began his theatre career at the ripe old age of 7 when he appeared in a regional theatrical production of Fiddler on the Roof with his father. Since then, the acting bug has hit hard and became a full-time commitment. Although he dabbled in the medical field for a short time, he could […]
Anna (Ania) Paluch is a PhD student in Cultural Mediations at Carleton University, situated on unceded Algonquin territory in Ottawa, Canada. Her research focus is on Indigenous and Slavic Futurism, spaces of cultural hybridity, and post-memory in the diaspora, specifically around diasporic and mixed identity. She is a curator, mixed-media artist and co-director of the […]
Bill is Naval Combat Systems Engineering Officer in the Royal Canadian Navy whose interest in modeling stems back to his childhood. Although his modelling projects vary in nature, he enjoys building science fiction subjects because of the freedom from reality. After seeing an episode of SPACE: 1999 at 10 years old, he became hooked on […]
Dr Alexander was selected as a NASA Flight Surgeon in November 2004. His NASA Flight Surgeon Training included orientation briefings and tours, numerous scientific and technical briefings, intensive instruction in Shuttle and International Space Station systems, physiological training and ground school to prepare for T-38 flight training. He is a certified Flight Controller for the […]
Comic, autograph, memorabilia collector & dealer for 20+ years, Marc is the owner of Heroes In Action, one of the East Coasts largest pop culture dealers. He has been a professional working with pop culture collectibles, in manufacturing, marketing, brand management, and now retail for over 25 years. An avid collector himself, he has worked […]
IT Manager for one of the North East’s largest Automobile Dealer Groups, Kent has been collecting Star Trek memorabilia for over 40 years.
Dennis Hotson – the definition of a true Star Trek fan (no kidding – look it up in the dictionary)!
Ken Deep is the showrunner of the Long Island Doctor Who convention and the Long Island Geek convention. He has been active in organized Doctor Who fandom for 36 years.
Edwin Thrower is an interviewer, panelist and talent handler with multiple conventions including the Long Island Doctor Who convention, the Long Island Geek convention, Creation Entertainment events, Trekonderoga/Star Trek Set Tour events, the Hollywood Charity Horse Show, and the Official William Shatner Fan Club. He has been active in organized Doctor Who and Star Trek […]
Life Long Trek Fan, with 23 years of TV production experience including Star Trek Fan Films. Producer and Host of the Star Trek Original Series Set Tours Web Cast “The Neutral Zone”.
Professor Matthew Szydagis received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. He is now an Assistant Professor at the University at Albany studying experimental particle astrophysics, in particular direct detection of dark matter WIMPs (Weakly Interacting Massive Particles), and general detector development for rare event searches. He grew up watching Star Trek: The Next Generation right […]
Former School Teacher, Former Trekonderoga Presenter (Trivia Contest and Batman 1966), a Professional Magician for over 50 years for Disney, Six Flags and Amusement Parks throughout the Country. Huge Star Trek and Twilight Zone Fan.
I am a native of New Jersey and have been a fan of Classic Star Trek since being introduced to the series in the early 1970’s. My earliest recollections are seeing it advertised in the local TV Guide for its syndicated appearance on Channel 11, WPIX, New York. My love of the series opened the […]
Bill Smith & Dan Davidson are the duo behind the popular “Trek Geeks” and “Discovering Trek: A Star Trek Discovery Companion” podcasts where they discuss what they love about Star Trek. Recently, they announced the formation of the Trek Geeks Podcast Network which will explore different areas of Star Trek fandom.
Prof. Knuth is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physics at the University at Albany (SUNY), and is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Entropy (MDPI). He is a former NASA research scientist having worked for four years at NASA Ames Research Center in the Intelligent Systems Division designing artificial intelligence algorithms for astrophysical data […]
Dan Deevy the founder of Gaaays in Spaaace has been a lifelong fan of Star Trek. Dan graduate with a degree from New York University with a degree in Literature and Theater and spent 20 years working as a producer, host, entertainment journalist and celebrity interviewer. A student of Gene Roddenberry’s philosophy of infinite diversity […]