Craig is an experienced entrepreneur who founded companies and delivered innovative software products in the desktop publishing (Publishing Resources), electronic commerce (iCat Corp), online marketing (ClickEquations), and personal data (Rewind.Me) markets. He is a graduate of the University of Colorado College of Business & Administration.
Prior to Co-founding Appinions, Larry served as co-founder and CEO of Semagix Group, was also the founder and CEO of Protégé Holdings, as well as the founder of Citria and Delrina Europe.
Dennis is a pioneer, entrepreneur and innovator in the Canadian technology industry. Over the past 25 years, Dennis’ entrepreneurial management has powered several successful companies.
Larry Kramer was named President and Publisher of USA Today in May, 2012. Prior to that he was an adjunct professor of Media Management at the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University.
Mr. Liston has over 14 years in technology research. He is currently the Managing Partner at Difference Capital Financial Inc., a finance company addressing the financing needs of venture-capital and private equity-backed companies.
David Bell has deep experience in the Marketing Services sector having been CEO of three major industry companies – Bozell Worldwide, True North Communications and The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.
Professor BenDaniel holds degrees in physics and engineering. He has been a visiting fellow at Harvard’s Graduate School of Business Administration. At Cornell, he serves as a senior fellow of the Entrepreneurship and Personal Enterprise Program.
As Executive Vice President, Global Innovation & Integration for Edelman Digital, David’s mandate is to uncover and activate strategic and innovative social business solutions for Edelman’s clients as well as the firm.
Charlie Federman, Managing Partner of Crossbar Capital, has been an investor and advisor to information technology companies for nearly thirty years.
As Managing Director of Agency Business Development, Torrence is responsible for driving Google’s relationships with marketing and advertising agencies across the Americas.
Professor Matthew Brashears teaches courses in statistics, social network theory & methods, covert social networks, and American community and society at Cornell University.
Cory Edwards is head of Adobe’s Social Business Center of Excellence. He is responsible for integrating social media into the way Adobe does business. He is also an adjunct professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.