The PreXFenway Finalists

Gordon Hay

Gordon Hay

Gordon Hay is the co-founder, inventor, and creative visionary for ALINE Systems Inc, based in Marblehead, MA. With over twenty years of invention, patent, and production experience in biomechanical technologies, Hay has helped ALINE become the foot services provider to ESPN’s Summer and Winter X Games as well as the world-renowned education and sports training institution, IMG Academy. Since co-founding the company, he has helped ALINE to evaluate the lower body mechanics of over 100,000 diverse athletes from Olympic medalists […]

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Autumn Ahn

Autumn Ahn

I use my body and physical materials to capture the irrational world of personal identity. By choreographing these experiences using space and time, I can render an image of humanity.    Peripheral moments are symbols of the human ability to communicate, ultimately revealing the language of our bodies and how we relate to them.    I look for the triggers of response in the anatomy of human curiosity. By exploring the boundaries of sensation where the mundane and unexpected coexist, […]

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Sam Shames

Sam Shames

Sam Shames is a senior at MIT studying materials science and engineering with a minor in energy studies. Originally from Newton, Massachusetts, Sam graduated from Newton North high school in 2010, where he became the first New England Champion wrestler in school history and was also an All-American. In 2013, Sam became the first undefeated National Champion in the 100 year history of MIT wrestling. Outside of wrestling, Sam enjoys project-based learning, playing his cello, reading, writing, and running. Sam […]

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Ryan MacInnis

Ryan MacInnis

A tech-savvy digital native, Ryan MacInnis truly embraces being part of the Y Generation. He even owns the first Game Boy ever produced. Growing up with technology in his hands as a millennial, he’s been able to see how the Internet, social media and other innovative ideas have evolved to change the world as we see it today. MacInnis is the Inbound Marketing Specialist at Acquia and the Editor-in-Chief of DigitalDisruption.com, a site that offers the latest news on the […]

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