I oversee the NYC studio, launched in 2020 to build 8 new stand-alone companies each year. My team empowers entrepreneurs & teams to achieve success. With an initial focus...more on consumer healthcare, we've partnered with Johnson & Johnson to create 'unfair advantages' for our companies.
Developed new casual and real money games for the leader in fantasy sports. Creator and GM of FanDuel’s first season-long hybrid format, responsible for 10x growth in social...more play. Conceived and developed FanDuel’s second game, NBA InPlay, a real-time, video game-style fantasy format (patent pending) that synchronizes gameplay with NBA broadcasts. Reported to co-founder and CPO.
First employee at K-12 education finance startup. Hired 8-person team and brought a service to market that disrupts the traditional school fundraising model with game-based...more incentives, crowdfunded tax-deductible giving and secure cash deposits directly to virtual team accounts. Established relationships to gain access to school robotics teams and STEM educators nationwide.
Established New York’s flagship chapter of the network with 92 locations worldwide. Community promotes the mobile industry in New York and fosters cooperation and networking...more among over 3,000 local members via regular events, corporate partnerships, and focused initiatives.
Oversaw all products at Group Commerce, and managed the product management team. Designed software framework for launching mobile apps and ecommerce websites quickly, driving...more over $35 million revenue in 2012, up 3x from prior year, with clients like The New York Times, CBS Local, Active.com, DailyCandy, and Entercom. Cut time to launch new customers in half. Championed developers by creating an agile culture.
Founded pioneering location-based social network available on the first GPS-enabled phone sold by a US mobile carrier. B2B product provided over 1,000 clients worldwide with...more a simple way to launch location-based mobile apps. Aggregated of hundreds of thousands of local content posts. Clients included Ford, NBC Universal, Travel Channel, Corona Beer, Scripps, Wyndham Hotels.
Developed messaging infrastructure, and deployed mobile devices serving thousands of staff at clients including BlackBerry, Citigroup, and CIBC. Managed internal staff of...more 10 with projects generating over $1 million in consulting revenue.
Led design and launch of CRM, SEC compliance, and workforce management applications for clients including Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, and The New York Stock Exchange. Organized...more and led training workshops for senior management, international offices, and support staff. Simple and innovative interface design led to establishment of firm-wide design standards.
Creator & GM, Elixir, Xamarin · Created the real-time casual fantasy game. Synchronization to – and interaction with – live NBA game broadcasts… · More makes watching basketball feel like you’re playing a video game.
Real-time casual fantasy game. Synchronization to – and interaction with – live NBA game broadcasts makes watching basketball feel like you’re playing a video game.
I founded a location-based social network available on the first GPS-enabled phone sold by a US mobile carrier.
I’ve also crafted products and strategies for the technology and finance industries, and have been designing for mobile devices since 2000. I began my career in old media, working in radio and television production. I’ve spoken at events including Producer’s Guild of America, DLD Munich, PhoCusWright Travel, and LBS Summit at CTIA, and have been featured on the programs and pages of Reuters, The Discovery Channel, The New York Times, and WIRED.