Maris Lidaka – Founder

Maris Lidaka is the visionary founder behind The Blended Future Project. Drawing from the perspective of his mixed background of African-American and Latvian heritage. Along with his cross cultural experience living abroad in Copenhagen. Maris has honed his craft with over two decades in the entertainment industry. He has held key roles at major companies including Disney, Warner Bros, AT&T, and Verizon, where he produced award-winning media.

Driven by a passion to empower individuals from multiracial and multicultural backgrounds, Maris established The Blended Future Project. The mission being to promote cross-cultural dialogue and create a more inclusive society. Through this initiative, Lidaka aims to amplify diverse voices, cultivate empathy, and inspire positive change on a global scale.

Beyond this professional endeavor, Maris believes the power of storytelling can bridge divides and foster understanding.