Vinny Logozio is the host of AweMe’s Youtube series “DIY Prop Shop”, and a Special Effects Designer at Walt Disney Imagineering. Vinny has previously worked with WDI Research and Development, Prototypical Design and Fabrication, and Animation.
Vinny has been making props and themed experiences since high school. He studied Mechanical Engineering in college, and got into the world of animatronics after graduating. His notable work at Disney includes designing the new Hatbox Ghost at Haunted Mansion, the re-imagined Peter Pan’s Flight at Disneyland, and animatronic cars from Radiator Springs Racers, including Mater and Luigi.
He has a true love of people, and his real passion in life is creating experiences and places for others to enjoy, in hopes that they will be inspired to create worlds of their own. Vinny lives in Los Angeles, CA with his wife Elissa.