Wayne Kurezja american entrepreneur & inventor

 
Wayne Kurzeja is an American entrepreneur, writer, filmmaker, and inventor based out of Chicago, Illinois.
 
Education
Wayne Kurzeja is a licensed attorney with degrees from John Marshall Law School. He holds an OPM/executive education certificate from Harvard University and has worked as a professor of advertising and marketing in Lewis University's School of Marketing MBA program.
 
Career
Wayne's career includes a 20-year stint as president of Advertising Services Company, where he handled clients such as Kohl's, Ace Hardware, A&P Foods, and Columbia Pictures, among others. The company published Barrington Magazine and produced more than 3,800 TV and radio commercials.
 
After a brief stint as an associate at Tenney and Bentley, Kurzeja founded Digi-Flicks International, Inc.  As president from 1995 to 2005, Kurzeja immersed himself in filmmaking and invention by designing and patenting anti-piracy devices for motion pictures. Currently, the company is run under the name DFE Technologies, Inc.
 
In 2004 Wayne founded Gela-Thin Corporation, Inc., where he's filed patents for several weight-loss products.  On April 19, 2008, he was a finalist on the PBS series Everyday Edisons, where he showed off one of his latest inventions.
Awards
  • Motion Picture Hall of Fame Award for patented anti-piracy design, 2004
Filmography
  • Bloodhead (2004, executive producer)
  • The Creature of the Sunny Side Up Trailer Park (2004, co-executive producer)
Writing
  • The Presidential Quotient (1980, Chicago Review Press)
  • The Presidential Puzzlers (writer-narrator for 1982 television special distributed to all PBS stations via National Educational Network Satellite)
References
  1. "Article on Digi-Flicks International".
  2. "Wayne Kurzeja - Digi-Flicks Entertainment Group - ZoomInfo.com". ZoomInfo.
  3. "Everyday Edisons - Emmy & Telly Award Winning PBS Invention Show - Ordinary People Extraordinary Ideas".
  4. "Movie Reviews". 28 April 2016.
  5. "Wayne Kurzeja". IMDb.