Nuccio, Matt

Nuccio, Matt

Moderator at President, Design Edge Inc.

Matt Nuccio is the president of Design Edge Inc, a toy and game development, packaging, marketing, manufacturing, inventing, and consulting agency. For over 30 years, Design Edge has been a leading development agency in the toys and games industry. Design Edge is Your Toy Company for Hire™ handling all aspects of toy development from concept to manufacturing to sales and distribution. Design Edge is a one-stop shop. In addition to running Design Edge, Matt sits on the executive board of the United Inventors Association of America (UIA) and the People of Play advisory board. Matt also writes a column in Toy Family & Entertainment magazine focusing on the toy industry and often lectures at the New York Toy Fair, ASTRA, People of Play, Hong Kong Toy Fair, and various inventor clubs around the world including the 2019 Emerging Innovation Summit in Melbourne, Australia. Design Edge's products have been nominated for, and have won, many industry awards such as TOTY (Toy of The Year), TAGIE (Toy and Games Innovators), Games 100, Origin, and Family Fun among others. In 2019, Matt was honored by the National Security Agency (NSA) as an American Innovator and in 2022 Matt was listed for the fourth year in a row, by Mojo Nation, as one of the top 100 most influential people in the toy industry. In 2023, Matt was chosen by the United Nations to represent the US invention community as an elected board member of the Interaction Federation of Inventors Association. 

 

 

Sessions
Designing Toy Packaging
Sunday, October 1 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
Meet the United Inventors Association: Toy Hub
Monday, October 2 2:50 PM - 3:30 PM