About Us


Founded by John Cowan, a renowned Neurosurgeon in Georgia. Cowan has put together a line-up of toy products that have been assembled from inventors, successful product lines and innovations based on exciting trends in the industry.

“I have always had a passion for creativity and innovation, which is the reason I started Cortex Toys,” said John Cowan, President of the Georgia-based toy company. “Although my background is in neurosurgery and this is an entirely new industry, I am looking forward to the evolution of Cortex, building strong partnerships across the toy industry and having a lot of fun along the way.”

About Cortex Toys

Cortex Toys is a multifaceted toy company committed to innovation, education and imagination for those of all ages. We like to dream, doodle, create with our primary goal being to bring toys to market that make people say “Why didn’t i think of that?”