Program Participant, Jason Denzel
Jason Denzel is the founder of Dragonmount.com, the leading online community for Robert Jordan’s “The Wheel of Time” saga. Since 1998, Dragonmount has been the web’s top destination for franchise-related news, features, blogs, theories, games, and discussion. Dragonmount.com has been featured in news outlets including USA Today, CNN, ABC, Wired, the Los Angeles Times, and Maclean's Magazine (Canada).
Jason sits on the Board of Directors for JordanCon. He is also on the Advisory Council for the Waygate foundation, a charitable organization which helps authors and other content creators raise funds for charitable purposes. He has independently consulted on the “Wheel of Time” film franchise, and was closely involved with the development of the last three “Wheel of Time” books.
His debut fantasy novel, MYSTIC, was published by Tor Books in November 2015. Two sequels, MYSTIC DRAGON, and MYSTIC SKIES are forthcoming.
Jason is an award-winning independent filmmaker. His trailer for “The Towers of Midnight” (produced in association with Tor Books) won three prestigious Telly Awards, including honors for cinematography and visual FX. His other short films have won additional awards.
In his free time, Jason studies Cho-Li-Fut Kung-Fu. He lives in Northern California with his two sons, and owns a lot of swords.