Meet The Team

Founded in 2018 in Toronto, Canada, we help brand marketers engage and excite their audience with interactive AR experiences designed to be shared.

Chrissy Gow


John Martinez

Creative Director

Edie Almirez


Chrissy is a social media & interactive AR marketing expert. She founded AccessAR in 2018 to make mobile AR content accessible to brands and businesses of all sizes, and works with our clients to develop the best deployment strategy for their interactive campaigns. She has B.A. in Fashion Communication from Central St. Martins, an M.A. in Fashion Marketing from Ryerson University, and her career in marketing & events spans the UK, France, India, China, US, Canada, and Australia.

John is a designer and CG artist with a background in game art, print, and fashion. Skilled in 3D modelling, ZBrush, environment art, texture painting, and 3D Studio Max. He holds a B.A. in Games Art from the University of Hertfordshire, and is an advanced SparkAR and Lens Studio developer. John leverages his experience in game design, VR/AR, graphic design, and 3D modeling to help our clients leverage the best AR solutions for their marketing campaigns.

Edie Almirez is a 3D generalist and animator with over 8 years experience across 3D printing, architectural visualization, game asset creation and character animation. He is an expert Blender, Substance Painter, Adobe After Effects, and 3D Studio Max artist, and has extensive experience in video game development for both PC and mobile platforms. He began working with SparkAR and Lens Studio in early 2019, and creates 3D assets and animations for our client campaigns.

We Are The World's Leading AR Filter Agency

From ideation through to development and deployment, we can help bring your brand to life using augmented reality for social media and the web. Our clients are top global brands and agencies across North America, Europe and the Middle East. Reach out to learn how we can help you create your next interactive campaign.