I am an engineer, serial entrepreneur and digital media product fanatic. My latest startup Wevr was recently selected as "Top Innovator" by Fast Company magazine. Wevr is an award winning immersive-first media company that is creating independent subscription network called Transport and we collaborate with our community by co-creating immersive content with top talent like Reggie Watts, Run The Jewels, and Jon Favreau.
I was the founder and chief executive of BUZZmedia, which created and purchased forty-five media brands such as Stereogum, Buzznet, Spin, JustJared, WWTDD(when it was great), Celebuzz(created) as well as launched Kim Kardashian and others into Internet superstardom in the mid 2000's. BUZZmedia pioneered modern social media publishing and web media advertsing. We were regularly ranked in the top 50 US websites, reaching 100 millions (Com Score) of monthly active users.
I had the awesome opportunity to work with Ashton Kutcher as the head of digital at Katalyst his digital media and investment company. While at Katalyst, I directed a team of digital media content strategists and creators and oversaw Katalyst investments. Fast Company recognized Katalyst as a thought leader in social media and we won digital media strategy awards with brand clients like GE, Virgin Mobile, Microsoft, Levis, UN, Nikon and Intel. We launched a funded Youtube channel called Thrash Lab and invested several early stage startups like AirBnB, Path and Uber.
I can be found on the social web at: Instagram, Twitter and Medium.
My Ether address in case you want to send me some: 0x0529C92792854c0016EbccF4A08cef9B222bf205