I bring connections into traditional media. The experience of having made many mistakes, allows me, upon occasion, to help others avoid those mistakes.
Negotiated first music deal with Steve Jobs that became the basis of deals Apple subsequently did with Sony, Universal, EMI, and BMG.
Since 2009 I have served as Advisor, Director or angel investor to venture-backed companies with $850 million in exits. In addition to serving on the Boards of Reverbnation and MediaNet, I have served on the Board of Brightcove (General Catalyst backed) in Boston, successful IPO in 2012; and Scanscout (merged to form Tremor), successful IPO in 2013. I have also served on the Advisory Boards of half a dozen venture-backed companies including Betaworks, Bit.ly, and Mixify.